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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


How To Compost In 5 Simple Steps

April 19th, 2014 | by Mary Gerush

Want to know how to compost? It may sound intimidating, but it's surprisingly easy if you break it down into 5 simple steps. Composters, start your engines!


Would You Dumpster Dive for Food?

April 13th, 2012 | by Jessi Stafford

Many dumpster divers utilize urban foraging as a sort of protest against the established corporate food system and as a means to eliminate unnecessary waste. Basically, it is the practice of sifting through trash (mostly commercial, sometimes residential) in search of salvageable food, clothing, and other discarded, but still useful, items. Dumpster diving is an intentional action against a materialistic and wasteful society



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