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News articles

Combating Chicago’s big beach butt problem

Consider it a polling place and ashtray rolled into one. The Alliance for the Great Lakes is working with the Chicago Park District to bring “voting” boxes to Chicago beaches this summer in a pilot program designed to curb cigarette … Continue reading

Chicago Tribune · Mar 22, 2016

Because You Asked: Can I Recycle Deodorant Containers?

Dear Recyclebank: I was just wondering if deodorant containers are recyclable? I use a gel deodorant that comes in a tall rectangular shaped tube with a screw on the bottom to push the product up. It appears to be made entirely … Continue reading

Recyclebank.com · Mar 22, 2016

Find your blend with *NEW* Garnier Fructis Whole Blends

Whole Blends promises to provide hair care that really cares. They have crafted a signature blend of select ingredients combined with sensorial fragrances chosen to care for hair. These select ingredients & unique fragrances are blended into each or out … Continue reading

CTCarra blog · Mar 21, 2016

Ideas Essay #12: Revolution Rubbish

The global recycling infrastructure today is a mess. While countries like Austria and Germany boast recycling rates in excess of 60 per cent, other equally developed countries continue to lag far behind. The US, for instance, continues to suffer from … Continue reading

Salt · Mar 16, 2016

Bin boggled: Can I recycle that or not?

Let’s sort this out. Here in the Bay Area, we’re all doing a pretty good job with recycling the basics: bottles, cans, paper. Kudos to us! But when it comes to that pizza box, your broken bathroom mirror or a … Continue reading

San Jose Mercury News · Mar 11, 2016

JJC Recycles More Than 250 Pounds of Pens, Markers

After five years of collecting more than 250 pounds of pens and markers, Joliet Junior College and its Sustainability Committee are recycling the massive collection to TerraCycle, a company that prides itself on both recycling and upcycling almost any form … Continue reading

Joliet Patch · Mar 7, 2016

9 pet food trends to look for at Global Pet Expo

Pet food companies touting transparency on ingredients, sourcing and processing. We all know consumers are demanding and thirsting for transparency on how pet food is made, what’s in it and where those substances (and the material it’s packaged in) come from. Last … Continue reading

Petfoodindustry.com · Mar 3, 2016

KBCB to hold countywide cleanup March 12

Keep Bamberg County Beautiful, along with its volunteers, have collected nearly 2,000 pounds of litter from roadways since the first of the year. However, that’s just a small amount of what needs to be picked up, KBCB Director Mallory D. … Continue reading

The Times & Democrat · Mar 3, 2016

5 Easy Ways to Reduce Waste this Spring

The time to refresh and start anew for spring is upon us! As the flowers start blooming and the snow begins to melt away, let’s do our part for the planet in this time of renewal by learning new ways … Continue reading

Dish Magazine · Mar 2, 2016

JJC Recycles More Than 250 Pounds of Pens, Markers; Donates Earnings to Charity

After five years of collecting more than 250 pounds of pens and markers, Joliet Junior College and its Sustainability Committee are recycling the massive collection to Terracycle, a company that prides itself on both recycling and upcycling almost any form … Continue reading

Joliet Junior College Newsroom · Mar 1, 2016