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Solutions for Single-Serve Coffee Pods and Capsule Waste

What started as a single-serving beverage brewing system targeting the office market has grown into the standard by which people make coffee at home, in waiting rooms, at convenience stores and in the workplace, but these things are an eco-disaster. How … Continue Reading

Green Living Ideas · Oct 3, 2016

Five Alternatives To Bottled Water For Your Everyday Life

Whether you like it or not, bottled water is here to stay. It’s portable, accessible and a convenient way to stay healthy with fresh, purified water every day. Unfortunately, Americans throw out around 60 million of these plastic bottles every … Continue Reading

Dish Magazine · Oct 1, 2016

Industry recycling coalitions: when they do work, and when they don’t

Consumers care about recycling. In a survey conducted for Packaging Digest’s 2015 Sustainable Packaging Study, 57% of participants cite a product’s recyclability to be top of mind when it comes to the environment and sustainability, a product featuring recycled content and … Continue Reading

Treehugger · Sep 30, 2016

The ‘Capsul-ization’ of the World

The global market for coffee pods and capsules expanded 16 percent in 2015, the significance of which is dwarfed by the 30 percent sector increase for the category in the U.K. alone, where projections estimate £137.5 million in supermarket sales. … Continue Reading

Huffington Post · Sep 30, 2016

These Students’ Environmental Science Projects Are Greening Their Communities

Competitive school science fairs are a motif in the grade school education story. Often requiring a significant investment on the part of parents, the circumstances in which students must produce a contending project can create more stress than interest for the sciences and … Continue Reading

Sustainable Brands · Sep 30, 2016

3p Weekend: 7 Companies Making the Circular Economy a Reality

The future is uncertain. As the global population is projected to hit 9 billion by 2050, tensions over resources like food, water and energy are likely to swell along with it. Meanwhile, earth has reached what scientists deem the climate … Continue Reading

Triple Pundit · Sep 30, 2016

Target joins The Recycling Partnership as first retail partner

  Dive Brief:   Target will be joining The Recycling Partnership as its first retail company member. The nonprofit says that with this addition it now has members from all sides of the consumer recycling system: manufacturers, brands, retailers and the … Continue Reading

Waste Dive · Sep 26, 2016

Office Depot recycles binders

Office Depot, partnered with TerraCycle, will offer binder recycling at its stores. Shoppers can bring old empty binders to Office Depot or Office Max and receive a $2 coupon good toward the purchase of a new binder. TerraCycle will recycle … Continue Reading

Fresno Bee · Sep 25, 2016

St. George Music Store Hosts Free Guitar String Recycling Event

The Music Store in St George is hosting a free guitar string recycling event to recycle old and used guitar strings Friday, October 7 at 3:00 p.m. Musicians can bring in their old strings for recycling, as well as get … Continue Reading

The Independent Online · Sep 25, 2016

Office Depot Announces New Binder Recycling Program

Office Depot Inc., a provider of office products and services through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, has announced the launch of its “Binder RecyclingProgram,” which will allow shoppers to recycle old binders through a recycling company called TerraCycle. Currently, shoppers can bring any old empty binder to an Office Depot, … Continue Reading · Sep 23, 2016