Archive for category: Recycling

Pepsi And Coke Competing To Make Recyclable Plant Based Soda Bottles First

Pepsi And Coke Competing To Make Recyclable Plant Based Soda Bottles First

1,187 / December 30, 2011 5:48 am

After numerous announcements of breakthroughs in technology for making recyclable plant based soda bottles, both Pepsi and Coke are trying to outgreen each other. Both companies plan on putting their products into recyclable bottles as soon as possible. Read More [...]

Recycling Phone Books? Not Needed

Recycling Phone Books? Not Needed

21 / November 28, 2011 1:08 am

Seattle is the first city nationwide to allow residents to opt out on phone books. If you feel you don’t need a phone book, and don’t want to have to recycle them year after year, you can go to the [...]

Waste Management Recycling In Seattle

Waste Management Recycling In Seattle

11 / November 27, 2011 6:18 pm

Here is information provided by Waste Management about Recycling in Seattle. Recycling In Seattle Info Remember instead of having to recycle phone books you never use, you can opt out for phone book delivery.

Recycling – Good For The Environment

Recycling – Good For The Environment

3 / November 26, 2011 6:15 am

City of Seattle ordinance #121372 bans putting recyclable paper products, cardboard, glass, plastic bottles, and aluminum and tin cans into garbage containers. Read More About City of Seattle Recycling Measures

Recycle Cooking Oil Around Seattle

Recycle Cooking Oil Around Seattle

32 / November 24, 2011 10:05 pm

General Biodiesel has installed nine cooking oil storage tanks to collect used home, and restaurant cooking oil. They process the oil collected into biodiesel. The drop off locations are: Bellevue – Crossroads Golf: 15801 NE 15th Street Burien – Municipal [...]

Thick Casserole Of Yard Waste For Recycling

Thick Casserole Of Yard Waste For Recycling

14 / November 23, 2011 6:08 am

Imagine the casserole of yard waste and food scraps plunking out of the back of Seattle’s clean green recycling trucks. The City of Seattle is aiming to have 60% of all trash recycled by the year 2012, and are changing [...]

Recycling Rates Climb In Seattle

Recycling Rates Climb In Seattle

1,265 / November 15, 2011 7:22 am

If anyone is keeping score, the officials in the City of Seattle involved with recycling can pat themselves on the back. The amount of solid waste that was diverted from landfills to recycling or composting increased by 2.6% in the [...]

Christmas Tree Recycling Information For Seattle

Christmas Tree Recycling Information For Seattle

10 / November 12, 2011 6:46 am

Will you need to recycle your Christmas tree? Here is a little information about Christmas tree recycling in Seattle.

Save Paper – Check Out The Scan Board

Save Paper – Check Out The Scan Board

5,442 / November 10, 2011 5:20 pm

Paper recycling is necessary in a large part because our activities waste paper. If you want to copy something interesting out of a book, you have to find a scanner, scan it with a messy copy, and in most cases [...]

Recycling Yard Waste In Seattle

Recycling Yard Waste In Seattle

2 / November 8, 2011 4:46 am

Ever wonder where the “clean green” goes when the big green truck takes it away? Here – Read New York Times Article on Seattle Clean Green Recycling. It goes up to Everett to be ground up, processed, and recycled by [...]