This is a list of articles, how-to's, research papers, etc, all related to sustainability. The best of these articles get associated with sustainable solutions as a source of reference.
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"The most recycled product? It's not aluminum cans: only half are recycled. Or even office paper, at more than 70 percent."
Submitted: 2010-04-19 01:20:03, Category: Recycling
Stats on recycling and waste in the US
Submitted: 2008-08-28 15:40:30, Category: Recycling
A great diagram with lots of detail on the full production cycle of plastic and paper bags.
Submitted: 2008-08-24 01:51:25, Category: Recycling
A good source of data for GHG reductions for individuals and families.
Submitted: 2008-05-03 14:17:44, Category: Recycling
A good list of ideas, stats on reductions, and links to good sources.
Submitted: 2008-05-03 14:15:50, Category: Recycling
Each recycling number code and the items that fit into each category.
Submitted: 2007-12-10 21:00:57, Category: Recycling
Freecycle is a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (& getting) stuff for free in their own towns. It's all about reuse and keeping good stuff out of landfills.
Submitted: 2007-11-29 18:36:53, Category: Recycling
As the importance of recycling becomes more apparent, questions about it linger. Is it worth the effort? How does it work? Is recycling waste just going into a landfill in China? Here are some answers.
Submitted: 2007-11-20 15:04:40, Category: Recycling
BASF Corp has designed and is commercially selling a petroleum based polymer that is readily biodegradable in compost heaps, whether used on its own or as a coating for a natural material like a paper crate or starch based container.
Submitted: 2007-11-14 15:13:57, Category: Recycling