Browsing the "plastic" Tag

Does recycling K-cups make them better?

December 15th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe

Single-cup coffee is incredibly popular right now, but what happens to all of those single-use plastic pods? Does recycling K-cups make them less of an environmental problem


Make a Plastic-Free Food Wrap

May 13th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe

Getting the plastic out of your kitchen can be tough, right? It's expensive to replace all of your plastic with glass. And glass containers take a lot more space to store than plastic baggies. That's where a plastic-free food wrap comes in handy. These wraps are water-resistant, and fold to store easily. The best part? You can make them yourself, even if you have no sewing skills at all


Webinar: Kicking the Plastic Bag Habit

March 21st, 2012 | by Becky Striepe

Chances are, if you're a regular reader here you bring your own, reusable grocery bags to the store, but when it comes to reducing the plastic bags in your life, that's just the tip of the sustainability iceberg. Remember Heather's challenges when she took part in Plastic Free February


Sustainable Local Food & Fun

January 25th, 2012 | by The Green Divas

Listen,¬†laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime –¬†Podcast here! You are going to hear us [&hellip



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