Posts Tagged ‘recycling’

What’s your carbon footprint?

11.25.2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

Have you ever wondered how your lifestyle impacts the environment you live in? There is an easy way to find out and it will take you less than five minutes. Click on the link below to take the quiz- your results may surprise you. http://www.myfootprint.org Feel free to comment below to share your results. Myself ...

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 ...

New Recyclable Containers in The Hill by Anthony Ardizzone

11.29.2011 · Posted in Uncategorized

Beginning today, The Hill has started a new project that uses black reusable containers for food as opposed to the wasteful paper containers. The to-go containers are still being used. Instead of having the previous paper containers, The Hill has started using new black plastic containers. The containers are lined with a disposable film that ...

The Problem with Consumerism

11.28.2011 · Posted in Uncategorized

Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, we can get into the spirit of Christmas and decorate our homes, put up Christmas trees, and buy tons of presents for all of our family and friends. I know Christmas is about the spirit of giving, but have you ever thought giving too much could be harmful? ...

The College Student Sustainability Pack

11.04.2011 · Posted in Uncategorized

As a college student it can be difficult to be sustainable while living on campus, but here are some things that can make up a college student’s sustainable survival pack! First let’s start with the food. Instead of bringing pastic food storage bags and plastic cups and silverware, make your own little “mini kit” complete ...