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4 Big Recycling Myths Tossed Out
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, business, food, eco-friendly, greenproducts, green, Sustainabililty, technology )

Cal
- 347 days ago - motherjones.com
No, "blue bins" are not what's causing America's trash problem.
Women Revolutionise Waste Management on Nicaraguan Island
Green Lifestyle  (tags: world, society, interesting, environment, eco-friendly, recycling, ecosystems, green )

Cal
- 287 days ago - ipsnews.net
A group of poor women from Ometepe, a beautiful tropical island in the centre of Lake Nicaragua, decided to dedicate themselves to recycling garbage as part of an initiative that did not bring the hoped-for economic results but inspired the entire communi
Agbogbloshie: Ghana's 'Trash World' May Be An Eyesore - But It's No Dump
Green Lifestyle  (tags: e-waste, sustainable, interesting, recycling, world, Sustainabililty, technology, greenliving )

Cal
- 323 days ago - theecologist.org
Most accounts of Agbogbloshie, the e-waste site in Accra, Ghana, persistently miss the point,
Save Recycling in Houston! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection, recycling )

Anna
- 108 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Costs of recycling have gone up across the nation, so Waste Management wants a raise to do the same work. Waste Management, the company that has handled Houston's recycling in the past, offered city officials a two-year contract for $10 million and has
Use Recycled Content for Your Plastic Bottles PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection, recycling )

Anna
- 51 days ago - change.org
Americans throw away over 35 billion plastic water bottles every year. If we could reuse these again we would be saving our earth a great deal of pollution.
Recycling E-Waste: Help Reduce Toxins in Our Landfills PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection, recycling )

Anna
- 102 days ago - action.earthday.org
Did you know that more than 50 million tons of electronic waste (e-waste) is generated each year in the U.S. alone and that only 20-25% of the waste is responsibly recycled? As a direct consequence, large amounts of hazardous materials such as lead,
Dangerous Work for Crap Money--The Dark Side of Recycling
Green Lifestyle  (tags: dangersm crap work, recycling, Sustainabililty )

Cal
- 78 days ago - motherjones.com
Some of America's riskiest jobs involve processing our old stuff.
Tell Climate Change Leaders to Recognize Recycling PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection, recycling )

Anna
- 76 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
You know how important recycling is. It reduces the pollution associated with the production of new materials, especially glass and plastic. It saves trees by recreating paper out of paper. But climate change experts have been a little slow
Demand More Recycling in Edinburgh PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, recycling )

Anna
- 161 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Edinburgh, Scotland is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. So why has it fallen so far behind on recycling? Only 37.2 percent of Edinburgh's household waste was recycled in 2014. That leaves Edinburgh placing 24th out of 32 councils
Colorado: Ban Plastic Bottles & Require Recycling PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection, recycling )

Anna
- 87 days ago - change.org
I firmly believe that Colorado can become the first state to ban the sale of plastic bottles statewide. I also firmly believe Colorado can be the first state to recycle 99% of its waste. Colorado has been the leader in revolutionary environmental
Rechargeable Batteries: Which Are the Most Eco-Friendly?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: rechargeable batteries, recycling, greenliving, greenproducts, green, protection, sustainable, technology, eco-friendly )

Cal
- 306 days ago - grist.org
They last much, much longer than their throwaway cousins (up to 1,000 recharges!), which saves resources and helps reduce the number of batteries that end up leaking toxic metals in landfills. T
Plastic Roads? Dutch Company Designs Roads Made of Recycled Bottles
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenproducts, greenliving, green, coolstuff, Sustainabililty, recycling, world, eco-friendly, interesting, energy, environment )

Cal
- 345 days ago - csmonitor.com
Plastic roads last three times longer than asphalt roads, claim designers, and can be assembled in weeks from prefabbed sections.
Urge EPA Administrator to Demand Better Recycling Standards for America PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, recycling, environment )

Anna
- 183 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We continually hear many methods of how we can keep our earth cleaner and greener that affects not only the environment, wildlife and climate change but also our health and well-being. One of the many ways that most of us can help to make our world
Pioneering Waste-Reusing Plastic Roads
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, eco-friendly, environment, conservation, plastic, reuse, recycling, Sustainabililty, sustainable, technology, greenproducts )

Michael
- 315 days ago - ecogeek.org
A new way of building roads with recycled plastic is being developed by Dutch company KWS Infra.
   

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