Archive for October, 2012

What is sustainability anyway?

10.29.2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

The word “sustainability” gets thrown around a lot and sometimes the definition isn’t always clear. Take a few minutes to watch this short animated clip explaining what sustainability is. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B5NiTN0chj0  Now that you know what sustainability really is, you can go out into the community and educate others on how to live sustainably! The Stonehill community is ...

How does this thing called “recycling” work?

10.22.2012 · Posted in Uncategorized

Recycle recycle recycle! You hear that word everywhere nowadays. To support a more eco-friendly world, people everywhere are being advised to recycle plastic, paper, and metal materials that no longer have a use. But what happens after that Poland Springs bottle has been placed into the recycling bin? Let’s focus on the recycling of plastic ...