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recycling

  • Recycling Bins of Japan

    We recently returned from a few days in Japan visiting Tokyo, Kyoto and few towns in between. As steeped in tradition Japan is, they are also very progressive on some fronts…

  • Recycle Non-Working Holiday Lights

    It happens to all of us — you get out your holiday decorations, are all stoked to trim the tree and create a celebratory light show to be seen from space…

  • What NOT To Recycle

    As our lives become greener with every action, purchase, and eco-conscious decision, sometimes it’s easy to assume just about everything is recyclable. Unfortunately, that’s not entirely the case, and as responsible…

  • Recycling Tips for America Recycles Day

    Did you know that the 13th annual America Recycles Day is coming up? According to Earth911.com, it’s “the only nationally recognized day dedicated to the promotion of recycling programs in the…

  • Recycle Unsightly Campaign Yard Signs

    Regardless of where you stand politically, we think everyone can agree that campaign yard signs are an eyesore, especially after election day. They remain long after the ballots have been counted,…

  • Do It Better With a Dedicated Recycling Station

    Organization is all the rage. From the boardroom to the bathroom, it’s obvious that being organized makes for more productivity. How about taking that same philosophy and applying it to your…

  • Going Green, Simple and Cheap: Kitchens

    Many people are completely intimidated by the concept of going green. It really feels like if you don’t start using a rain barrel, install solar panels on your roof, eat, drink…

  • Water Damage Repair: What Can You Salvage

    When water damage occurs, the first step is assessing the source of the water and thus its category. This is important because the category determines what can be saved and what…

  • Cash In on Old Electronics

    Old electronics are easy to toss in the curbside bin, but it is not a responsible way to dispose of the toxic materials. E-cycling can be difficult because you have to…

  • Recycling Electronics in Los Angeles

    When the iPhone was announced how many of you ran out and bought it and subsequently tossed your old Motorola or LG mobile phone in the trash? You think its so…

  • Apply the Fun Theory to Your Home

    This video making the rounds on the internet is out to prove that if we take daily chores and add a fun element, they become much less rote and more enjoyable.…

  • Recycle Your Old Carpet

    Don’t just throw away your old carpet. Check out the Carpet America Recovery Effort and find locations to drop off your carpet for recycling. [via Shelterrific]…

  • Green Building 101 from Inhabitat

    Time for a lesson in Green Building from Inhabitat. Read on for one of the best online tutorials of green building from a site that is “devoted to the future of…