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How to Make Wine Cork Mulch 2 Ways

Are you a wine cork hoarder like I am? Hereís how to make mulch using your stash of wine corks and which sort works best. Before I walk you through how to make mulch, itís important that you choos…

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How to Make a Watering Hole for Garden Bees

By Ramon Gonzalez, TreeHugger As the temperature rises in the garden, it is important to remember the bees youíre attracting to your garden will also be searching for water. For bees, a supply …

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11 Great Ways to Reuse Cork

By Sheila Shaigany, Planet Green Contrary to popular opinion, cork is not endangered. In fact, it's renewable and helps the environment by encouraging vegetation. It's just being produced les…

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Don’t Throw Those Wine Corks Away, Upcycle Them!

You like to drink the occasional bottle of vino, and if you are like my wife as opposed to me, you like the stuff that comes in a glass bottle rather than a can. (I kid, do they even make wine in a ca…

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Saving the Corks

ReCORK America has started a recycling program to reclaim a small portion of the estimated 13 billion natural cork wine stoppers sold in the world each year. The six-month trial will involve 25 Northe…

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Are We Corking the Cork?

Dear Annie, I admit I am a wine lover, but I've recently been questioning the environmental impact of all the corks! Thoughts? Are plastic corks actually better? --Clint, Washington D.C. Dear Cli…

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