Learn how to recycle everything, from aluminum and newspapers to less obvious household items.
The push to recycle more in Berkeley, Calif., may have helped the Earth, but the resulting decline in trash is costing the city big money.
Chanie Kirschner knows just what to do with all your old John Hughes flicks.
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Chanie Kirschner has given a lot of thought to keys. (We're a little concerned.)
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Chanie Kirschner gauges your guilt, then dispenses advice on recycling and repurposing all that plastic.
Repurpose those post-celebration corks into coasters and other useful trinkets.
Go paperless on your bills and sign up for free services to reduce the amount of junk you receive via the postal service.
Make gifts stand out and save money with your own designs using recycled materials.
Recycling your Christmas tree is easy. Trust us.
McGill Environmental Systems' facilities create compost in a controlled environment, making the process very efficient.
New York sends 2,500 tons of garbage daily to Pennsylvania landfills. Yet the locals aren't upset -- they're making millions hosting jumbo garbage dumps.
Anti-garbage strategy is gaining ground in businesses and private households.
Chanie Kirschner feels your pain. Oh, and she has a suggestion for plastic bottles we bet you never thought of.
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