For the last five years, I have given up wrapping gifts with wrapping paper and instead using old newspapers. Not only does this save a bunch of money during an already expensive holiday, but it also re-purposes one-time-use items and creates less waste….
“Bananas are by far one of my favorite fruits to eat, especially when some peanut butter is thrown in the mix, but I’m going to be honest, they lose their luster once that gold sheen turns spotted brown. Thankfully, my girlfriend is creative in the kitchen and also likes to reduce waste as much as I do, so when bananas begin their downward spiral away from their lively yellow splendor….
I work in a small office with an even smaller “kitchen.” As a nice gesture, our boss purchased a Keruig coffee machine and disposable coffee cups to accommodate this tasty beverage. Unfortunately, all of our employees use these disposal cups for their single serving waters and coffees which then end up in the trash… […]
“These days, we tend to receive less junk snail mail then before, though our inboxes my be loaded with it. However, every now and then, I still receive credit card offer and other direct marketing mailers. Before you recycle your “junk” snail mail…
“These days, we tend to receive less junk snail mail then before, though our inboxes my be loaded with it. However, every now and then, I still receive credit card offer and other direct marketing mailers. Before you recycle your “junk” snail mail….
“To me, surfing and being environmentally conscience go hand-and-hand. To be respectful, aware and deliberate towards something that gives us so much should be a forethought, not afterthought, for everything we do. I was stoked to think of this new way to keep trash out of our ocean….
“As I was clearing out the takeout napkins from my daily commuter bag, I thought of the World Is Your Dumpster and wanted to pass this on to help our community save money while reducing trash. When you grab a quick slice from your favorite NYC pizzeria, ice cream shop, a sandwich from your local bodega…