Just over a year ago, I posted an article about recycling beyond the blue bin. Back then, you had to mail your yogurt containers to Cortland, as there was no pick-up point in Syracuse or in Cortland, for that matter. At last, we can get rid of all those yogurt containers we’ve been saving up: … Continue reading At last! We can recycle #5 plastic!
Some time ago, I got to posting on giving up plastic, especially when it might touch food. Now that there are more young families moving into Eastwood, it might be a good time to revisit this idea. Plastics break down, and there really is no safe amount of plastic molecules that you’d want in your … Continue reading Doing without plastic
That’s not my title. It’s the title of this article. I’m shocked. I’m thrilled. I’m in the USA. Oops. We weren’t the first to do it! Dang! Oh well. We can do it soon, right? We can do it with panache. We can do it fashionably, with all of Hollywood to promote it and all … Continue reading China bans the use of plastic bags