Christmas is here, and with it all the extra planning, events and gift exchanges, and that means more clean up. I find it all rather daunting myself, and personally don’t enjoy all the extra garbage generated at this time of year. I plan to up...

As part of our electronic waste recycling program we collect old TVs, along with computers, stereos, video equipment, [caption id="" align="alignright" width="320"] Old broken TV (Photo credit: schmilblick)[/caption] and many other electronics. When TVs arrive at our depots we have a special procedure we take when receiving and preparing...

A quick internet search will reveal that there are no shortage of “green gift” guides out there. Some of which have some pretty great ideas, and some of which leave a little to be desired. Wading through all of the trendy suggestions can make your...

    “Did You Know?” Everyday we learn something new and today it's all about recycling.   Did you know that glass can be recycled almost indefinitely without losing its quality? Did you know that 5% of all aluminum produced since 1888 is still in use today? Bet you didn’t...

Spring has sprung and if you haven’t already, now’s the time to get going on your spring cleaning. There’s something refreshing about cleaning out our stale, cluttered living spaces, after a long winter stuck indoors. Whether you’re the type that jumps for joy at the thought...