More Items You Didn't Know You Could Recycle.

by Chris Gardner

"Ok sure, we can all recycle newspapers, magazines, our Coke cans, and our cereal boxes. Well, is that really it? Is that all you do to recycle? Take a look at my list below. If you are only recycling the obvious items you are not even chipping the surface. In fact, [this post] will not only tell you what to recycle, [it] will try to tell you how and where to do it."

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    * Auto
          o Car Batteries.
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21 Things You Didn't Know You Could Recycle.

by Chris Gardner

" Garbage.  Americans produce more and more of it every year, when we need to be producing less.  Even the most waste-conscious among us can feel overwhelmed by the amount of household waste that goes beyond what municipal recyclers and compost bins can handle." Do your best by seeking to donate, reuse, and recycle the following.

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  • Appliances
  • Batteries
  • Cardboard boxes
  • CD/DVD/Video Games
  • Clothes
  • ...

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21 Environmentally Friendly Home Improvement Ideas.

by Chris Gardner

"Your Construction Connection" tool site Toolbarn.com has assembled a list of suggestions of (moderately) simple DIY tips to make your house a little more environmentally friendly. Some of them are pretty obvious, and a couple are repeats, but there's a few gems worth pursuing.

 

21 Environmentally Friendly Home Improvement Ideas.

 

  • Install solar panels
  • Use compact flourescent bulbs
  • Roof improvements
  • Use motion detector lighting
  • Don't waste water
  • Use a low-flow shower head
  • Compost
  • Aluminum storm door
  • ...

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