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Where Can I (Wednesday)… Recycle Used Flip Flops & Shoes?

Last week I was on my way into the Phillies game… and RIGHT before they searched my bag, I blew out my flip flop… just like Jimmy Buffet once did. After mourning my beloved Havvies (and darting to the Clubhouse store to purchase a … Continue reading

GreenPhilly blog · Aug 29, 2012

Lunchables Lunch Combinations And Tori Spelling Invite America To Help Fuel Kid Fun

New Campaign Pledges Up to $100,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs of America   MADISON, Wis., Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Lunchables Lunch Combinations team is challenging America to help all kids have the opportunity to “Never Be Bored Again.”  Today, the brand … Continue reading

27,418,355 · Aug 28, 2012

Schools across the area are going green

Students send their used supplies to TerraCycle, Inc. instead of to landfills. TerraCycle uses the items to create trash cans, watering cans, park benches, playgrounds, and other products that are sold at stores like Walmart and Whole Foods Market. In … Continue reading

Parents Express · Aug 27, 2012

Turning Waste into WOW – Tom Szaky of Terracycle Explains How

While most of his peers were at the library, or the bar, college freshmen Tom Szaky was busy launching a business out of his dorm room. For his first product he turned worm-poop into fertilizer as a way to transform … Continue reading · Aug 27, 2012

That’s not Trash!

Something has been eating at me lately. Every time that I go to a sporting event, a school function or an event at work, I am disappointed to see how many water bottles and soda cans end up in the … Continue reading

GoGreenAmerica · Aug 26, 2012

Green Gardening

1 CowPots: One cow can produce about 120 pounds of manure a day, creating a huge carbon footprint. But clever Connecticut farmers found a great solution for recycling great amounts of waste: making plant pots. No, they’re not stinky, but … Continue reading

San Antonio Express News · Aug 25, 2012

Back “Pack” To School With Green Supplies {Giveaway Winner Announced}

Giveaway ends on August 22nd at 11:59 PM. Open to US residents only. Ages 18+. Please use the rafflecopter form below to enter to win, daily entry available by tweeting! 1 TerraCycle 3-ring Binder Pencil Case - Honest Kids- $2.50 each

Just a Little · Aug 24, 2012

9 Eco-Friendly Back to School Essentials for Kids

After a sensational summer, heading back to school may seem like a drag to some kids. Or perhaps your little one is excited to experience the monumental milestone of her first day of school this fall! You can help your … Continue reading

Red Tricycle · Aug 22, 2012

Did You Know Terracycle

Back to school, means back to packing a lunch for lots of families around the Tennessee Valley. It also means lots of Capri Sun, granola bar, and chip bag wrappers that can’t be recycled. Oops, uh, check that last statement. ” … Continue reading

WAAY-TV online (AL) · Aug 22, 2012

Stylebook: Recycle those old flip-flops

Kids are heading back to school. The amount of daylight is diminishing each evening. Labor Day barbecues are creeping closer — the (unofficial) end of summer must be near.   Rather than tossing tired flip-flops in a couple of weeks, … Continue reading

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette · Aug 21, 2012