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Westfield Y’s Early Learning Programs receive recognition from Terracycle Recycling Company

The Westfield Area Y announce that their preschool programs were recognized by the TerraCycle Recycling Company for all their efforts during the school year. Led by Mrs. Wolski, the Westfield Area Y Preschool, Kids Club and Kindergarten children and their … Continue reading

NJ.com · Jan 14, 2016

4 sustainable packaging drivers in 2016

In an increasingly sustainability driven world, packaging experts and consumer products companies alike are learning that a focus on “green” is quickly becoming a necessity in today’s product environment. On the heels of COP21, an exciting 2015 rife with new … Continue reading

Packaging Digest · Jan 14, 2016

4 New Year’s Resolutions for Sustainability Marketers

A new year means four more quarters to pitch, market and advertise your sustainable product or brand to eager consumers across the globe. The world is shifting toward environmental consciousness whether you believe it or not, and reaching consumers in … Continue reading

Sustainable Brands · Jan 14, 2016

Students in McNair Scholars Program prepare for their futures

University of Wisconsin-Stout students Ashley Spinler and De’Andre Jones are coming down the home stretch. They plan to graduate from the university and the Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program in May of 2016. They will rank among the nearly 70,000 … Continue reading

Chippewa.com · Jan 11, 2016

Bioplastics and the Truth About Biodegradable Plastic

Nestled within the market for consumer plastics is an ever-growing industry for bioplastics — plastics made from plant biomass, such as corn. In an increasingly sustainability-driven world populated by more conscious consumers and green-minded individuals than ever before, this growing … Continue reading

The Huffington Post · Jan 11, 2016

How to Recycle One of the Most Common Kinds of Litter in the World

Cigarette butts are one of the most common kinds of litter, found everywhere from land to waterways. The tobacco and paper in them will break down, so those can be composted. But the filters contain a plastic, and that can … Continue reading

Syndication Source · Jan 8, 2016

5 resolutions for the green-minded

It was a long and exciting year in the world of sustainability, but the time to refresh and start anew is now upon us. This year, let’s all promise to refocus our efforts throughout 2016 to make our homes, communities, … Continue reading

Treehugger · Jan 7, 2016

How A Gel Package Becomes A Backpack

A renegade gel top found on a recent trail run prompted a manifesto about reducing accidental top drops. My penchant for reducing waste increased when I learned about TerraCycle—not surprising given my history with recycling.  I’ve been known to pull … Continue reading

Adventures In Thumbholes · Jan 7, 2016

Monument school again tops in wrapper recycling

Students at Prairie Winds Elementary School in Monument have done it again. The school in Lewis-Palmer School District 38 is a top collector of energy bar wrappers for TerraCycle. The Trenton, N.J.-based company re-purposes hard-to-reuse waste, such as potato chip … Continue reading

Styrk.com · Jan 7, 2016

Prairie Winds Elementary students again tops in wrapper recycling

Students at Prairie Winds Elementary School in Monument have done it again. The school in Lewis-Palmer School District 38 is a top collector of energy bar wrappers for TerraCycle. The Trenton, N.J.-based company repurposes hard-to-reuse waste, such as potato chip … Continue reading

The Gazette · Jan 6, 2016