As you & I become more environmentally conscious, it’s important to know how to properly dispose of household items, including lightbulbs. Lightbulbs contain small amounts of hazardous materials such as mercury, which can be harmful to the environment and human
How to Recycle Nespresso Pods
I don’t own a Nespresso, but my sister does. It’s a really convenient way to have coffee in the morning – especially if you’re pressed for time. So, recyclers: I have great news for you. Nespresso capsules (or pods) are
How to Recycle Batteries
I looked online to see how many people were still googling this because your regular, modern, everyday AA batteries are meant to be thrown in the trash. But then I realized just how many different types of batteries there are
Are Wine Corks Recyclable?
“Are wine corks recyclable?” you ask yourself after you’ve had 3 or 4 glasses of wine and make a mental note to check in the morning. Or maybe you drank the whole bottle? Or maybe that was just me? I
Should You Crush Aluminum Cans Before Recycling Them?
My sister came to visit me and, as people do, we sat on the patio and caught up with one another over a few (maybe more than a few) beers. I didn’t notice this until 2 beers in, but before