Friday, June 30, 2017

Keep America Beautiful

KeepAmericaBeautiful @kabtweet            

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Begin with the Bin - Paper per year


The average American uses 650 lbs. of paper per year.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Luxury apparel that uses recycled plastic

Resource Recycling @rrecycling                              
An apparel designer plans to produce luxury apparel  that uses plastic as an alternative to leather.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Dinner under the sea

NC Aquarium at PKS @NCAquariumatPKS                       
Night of Mystery! Gather clues with your family & have dinner under the sea July 13! Link 4 more info

Monday, June 26, 2017

New food packaging material

Begin with the Bin                        
Recycled steel and aluminum are often reused as new food packaging material.

Sunday, June 25, 2017

PepsiCo Recycles


Summer is officially here! Stay hydrated and remember to recycle your plastic bottles and cans!
 

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Wax paper

Begin with the Bin @beginwiththebin 27 minutes ago
Wax paper should never be recycled despite being a paper product.

Friday, June 23, 2017

Kittens are too cute to recycle!


Republic Services

are too cute to recycle! These old recycling crates in were repurposed into kitty playpens.

Garbage Man Day


In honor of tomorrow, Waste360 recognizes some of the hardworking members of the industry:

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Quick Turn Around for Glass


Glass containers can go from the bin to a store shelf in as little as 30 days.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

First recorded use of recycled paper

Begin with the Bin @beginwiththebin            
The first recorded use of recycled paper was in 9th century Japan.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Welcome to life little turtle

Life on Earth @planetepics 10 hours ago
Welcome to life little turtle...

Chopper Creativity

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Celebrate Pollinator Week


Celebrate w. us tomorrow & Wed. from 10a-2p! Learn how to help in your own garden, create a 🦋 craft, & more.🐝🦇🐛

Make it easy for Recycling to become a habit

           
  1. Make it easy for Recycling to become a habit.

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Cigarette Butt Disposal Canisters to Combat Waste

                 
           
Wilmington, N.C., Installs 110 Cigarette Butt Disposal Canisters to Combat Waste via

Friday, June 16, 2017

Begin with the Bin


Tables and even lamps from our homes can be created from scrap metal.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Tools to Make Glass Recycling Work

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GRC & 6/22 webinar: Katie Wallace, Ellen Martin & Will Sagar present Tools to Make Glass Recycling Work.

Litter Adds Up

KeepAmericaBeautiful @kabtweet                              
Awesome new anti-litter campaign from the TN Dept. of Transportation coming soon to billboards and commercials!

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sustainable Duke‏

Sustainable Duke @SustainableDuke           
There are still a few spots left to register for the Leading for Environmental Sustainability…

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Begin with the Bin Plastic Bags


Begin with the Bin 
Plastic bags thrown into the ocean kill over a million marine animals a year.

Monday, June 12, 2017

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Durham Bulls Divert Food Waste

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In May, the diverted 11,390 pounds of food waste to be composted. 👍

Saturday, June 10, 2017

World Environment Day

Waste Industries @WasteIndustries           
World Environment Day reminds us to take care of the earth. Trash what can be trashed and recycle what can be recycled, please.

Friday, June 9, 2017

Today is World oceans day!

Benjamin Franklin started the first American municipal street-cleaning operation

Begin with the Bin

In 1757 Benjamin Franklin starts the first American municipal street-cleaning operation in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

World Oceans Day


 
Join us June 8 for ! Find out how you can help & conserve our oceans! Learn more

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Billboard on Capital Boulevard


Have you seen our awesome billboard on Capital Boulevard?

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Secure your load day


. & GHSP partner to announce Secure Your Load day reminding motorists to secure loads and not litter.

Begin With the Bin Bathing Suits


Recycled plastic can be found in bathing suits! . has launched Xpress Dry, a fabric made from recycled plastic bottles.

Monday, June 5, 2017

Happy World Environment Day


Recovered paper makes up nearly 40 percent


In other news: Recovered paper made up nearly 40 percent of all diversion in Canada last year.
 

Lifespan of trash


Some things we in the will have a longer life span than we will. Why is this bad for our ?

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Waste360 @Waste360                       
: As a child, Atkinson of Texas Pride Disposal had a fleet of toy garbage trucks and a pet fish named BFI:
 

Home Electronics Disposal

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