In our last post, we showed why recycling is better than landfills. But sometimes people still ask us about the environmental effects of our whole process, including the environmental impact of getting the items back to us to recycle. Our engineers regularly conduct a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of our process that is then third-party … Continue reading Is the mail-back recycling process really better than landfills or incineration?
You’ve probably heard about the three Rs: reduce, reuse, and recycle, listed in the order we should try to follow them. While recycling is last on the list, it’s still a better option than tossing our waste into the trash, as it avoids our waste ending up in our landfills. There are three big problems … Continue reading Does recycling really help the environment?
Moving out for the first time can be a challenge! Especially when trying to be sustainable. It can feel overwhelming to furnish a new room and figure out what’s for dinner every night. How do you juggle between take-out and living on your own? This transition is an opportunity to start sustainable habits. Here are some tips for this year’s Sustainable Dorm Room.
Whether you’re packing for your kids or yourself (self-care, we see you!) on your way back out into the world, here are some super easy ingredients to a zero waste lunch box you can mix and match for variety all year long.
Plastic is hiding in plain sight all throughout your life! Here are a few ways to spot and replace it.
Here are some zero waste ways to cross this yearly task off the list for a peaceful, clutter-free summer and a fresh start come back-to-school season.