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There's a better place than the landfill for your old toys, clothes and other junk that's got to go.
Recycling success puts Berkeley budget in the dumps
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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.
The classy dive: The dos and don'ts of Dumpster diving
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Our intrepid (and brave) reporter goes inside this bizarre world and offers 9 tips for the perfect dive.
How can I reduce the amount of junk mail I receive at home?
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Go paperless on your bills and sign up for free services to reduce the amount of junk you receive via the postal service.