Learn how to recycle everything, from aluminum and newspapers to less obvious household items.
Those mountains of discarded trinkets can be repurposed for other festive occasions or used in some crazy DIY crafts. Just make sure they're clean.
Customers can receive rewards points for using online service to receive mail.
Kickstarter project aims to make plastic recycling affordable for anyone with a computer and 3-D printer.
Once the decorations are off, homeowners or municipalities have many eco-friendly options for using holiday centerpieces in the landscape.
More than 30 schools are competing for donated points to help them fund their green projects.
Two months after Waste Management's investment in Recyclebank, both companies say they are reaping the benefits of the union and looking to expand overseas.
Video: To teach her children a lesson about recycling, a California mom paid for a 'trip of a lifetime' to Italy for her and her husband using only money she made from recycling cans and plastic.
The energy saved from recycling one bottle will power a 60-watt light bulb for six hours. Discover other staggering recycling stats in this infographic.
Schools compete on football Saturdays to generate the best recycling rate and the lowest level of waste.
You recycle paper, plastic, glass and aluminum, why not recycle water? Learn how to reuse your 'greywater.'
Researchers found plants emit three times as much nitrous oxide, largely due to the density of nitrifying and denitrifying bacteria in the water.
The chemical compounds that make up carpet fibers are valuable to recyclers. Even 30-year-old carpet.
Although most carpet components are recyclable or reusable, only about 4 percent of waste carpet gets reclaimed. The industry hopes to increase that number.
Almost every part of the the Aman Setu school premises is made out of recycled material, including walls built from plastic bottles.
Cintas uses technology that converts plastics into a fiber that can then be woven into fabric. About 5 plastic bottles are needed to create one shirt.
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