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Trash Reduction Strategy for Your Business

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Trash Reduction Trash reduction may not be at the forefront of your business’ mind but it is important to consider because it can be an expensive overhead if it is not managed with a meaningful strategy. Reducing recyclable and general waste can save your business money but the right equipment needs to be installed for this to happen. The best ... Read More »

Coffee Cup Recycling, It’s a Problem

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Coffee Cup Recycling For those of us on the go, a quick cup of coffee is so often our saving grace. That blend of flavour and energy is the perfect pick-me-up whether it’s first thing in the morning, midway through a particularly stressful day, or on the way home with your troubles left far behind. Global franchises have built their ... Read More »

E-Waste, – Facts, Statistics & Solutions

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E-Waste In previous centuries, most waste our industry created was easily decomposable and non-polluting, which means that businesses weren’t compelled to invest much thought into it. Furthermore, environmental-awareness still wasn’t a thing, therefore even those elements which are potentially hazardous were often regarded as harmless. Today, things have changed. These days we know just how harmful e-waste can actually be, ... Read More »

Recycled Plastic Outdoor Furniture & Plastic Lumber

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Recycled Plastic You may think the best reason to recycle plastic is to reuse it and save our resources or maybe to keep the landfills from overflowing. Maybe you already know that just producing bottled water for the USA uses about 17 million barrels of oil per year and creates over 2.5 million tons of CO2 each year and a ... Read More »

Reusable Totes and T-Shirts

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Reusable Totes and T-Shirts WhosGreenOnline.com is very happy to introduce our very 1st product line of Reusable Totes and T-Shirts! Our Totes Loaded with color and pattern – this reusable grocery bag has it all. Reduce waste with this reusable grocery tote made from recycled plastic bottles! This fashionable bag is laminated to provide maximum durability, making it perfect for ... Read More »

E-Waste Problem, and How to Help

mobile phone recycling

Did you know that 50 million tons of e-waste is generated worldwide every year and only 12.5% of it is being recycled? I love my electronics but this a great environmental concern that everyone should be aware of. This infographic educates consumers on how they can help tackle this problem by taking small actions when it comes to their discarded electronics. You ... Read More »

Sustainable Living, Not a Distant Dream Anymore

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***Article Revised and Republished Sustainable Living  Global warming affects every single part of our lives. The ice caps are melting, we have ozone holes above the poles and the majority of large metropolitan areas struggle with high concentration of exhaust fumes. It’s clear that humankind has been galloping towards a polluted and apocalyptic future for decades. Because of that, scientists ... Read More »

Plastic Purge Challenge In 28 Days

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Plastic Purge Plastic is everywhere. Look around you right now and count the number of things that you know contain plastic. Convenient and cheap, yes. But there are some major pitfalls to living in a plastic world. Plastics can harbor some nasty ingredients, such as phthalates and BPA. And in addition to polluting your body, all that plastic is polluting the ... Read More »

Walmart Sustainability, Targeting zero waste

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Zero Waste Targeting zero waste Our aspirational goal of achieving zero waste across our global operations is bold, but we continue to make measurable progress. In the U.S., more than 81% of the materials that flow through our stores, clubs, distribution centers is being diverted from landfills. Our operations in Japan and the U.K. lead the way with a diversion rate ... Read More »