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Surprising Ways Today’s Trends Affect Paper Recyclers

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Recycling for Profit: 5 Ways to Turn Your Trash into Cash

There are numerous benefits to recycling — reducing the use of natural resources, boosting the economy and saving energy, to name just a few — but sometimes it lacks an immediate personal benefit. If you want to profit from your good deed with mo…

Marine Corps Base Ramps Up Recycling Efforts

They do their part to protect the country. Now they’re doing their part to protect the environment.

Office Supply Stores Roll Out Reusable Shipping Boxes

The “Boomerang Box” is a specially designed box made from 57 percent post-consumer material.

GreenFiber Turns Recycled Paper into Insulation

With innovative manufacturing processes and an eco-friendly edge, the company is turning cellulose insulation into a major competitor in the building products industry.

Company Heeds Kids’ Call to Recycle Markers

Earlier this year, elementary school students and thousands of online supporters petitioned Crayola to start a ‘take back’ program to recycle the company’s markers. Last month, rival art supply manufacturer Dixon Ticonderoga answered the call and…

Company Heeds Kids’ Call to Recycle Markers

Earlier this year, elementary school students and thousands of online supporters petitioned Crayola to start a ‘take back’ program to recycle the company’s markers. Last month, rival art supply manufacturer Dixon Ticonderoga…

Furniture Line Made from Recyclable Cardboard

Freecyclers know that if you spend enough time around the dumpsters of college dorms come the end of the semester, you’re bound to find a trove of ‘who would throw this out!?’ treasures. As students move out of their cramped temporary…

Check out IKEA’s Recyclable Cardboard Camera

Written by John Platt, Mother Nature Network The next time you buy some furniture at IKEA, the retailer hopes you will go home and snap some photos of your self-assembled coffee table or bedroom set with IKEA’s first digital camera. The…

Study Touts Benefits of Buying in Bulk

The bulk foods aisle of the local grocery store can be an intimidating place for a first time bulk shopper. What do I write on the bag? How much should I get? We’re accustomed to having our food packaged for us, but a new study reveals that not…