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March 2017

Nat-2 Creates Shoes That Use Ethically-Harvested Wood To Replace Leather

Nat-2 Creates Shoes That Use Ethically-Harvested Wood To Replace Leather

The idea of wearing wooden shoes is not new by any stretch of the imagination. However, when most people picture wooden shoes, they tend to think of the sort of traditional clogs you see in ...

Will Competitive, Lab-Grown Meat Reduce Our Food Waste?

Will Competitive, Lab-Grown Meat Reduce Our Food Waste?

You know how, in sci-fi books and movies, we always seem to have figured out this whole “world hunger” problem? We always have some miraculous technology, or some political movement, ...

Trash Fashion: The Wild World of Textile Recycling

Trash Fashion: The Wild World of Textile Recycling

Trash Fashion: The Wild World of Textile Recycling Textile recycling is one of the oldest recycling industries, and it has developed some particularly fascinating and creative offshoots. The ...

Can You Reduce Food Waste With Indoor Hydroponics? Ikea Thinks So

Can You Reduce Food Waste With Indoor Hydroponics? Ikea Thinks So

Gardening is a great way to make sure you always have fresh produce, and it can save you a little money in the long-term. However, gardens have seasons, and you can only grow a garden when the ...

Recycling and the Circular Economy: A Model for Long-Term Sustainability

Recycling and the Circular Economy: A Model for Long-Term Sustainability

Our economic model now is linear. We take resources, make a product, sell it, and when it is used up, throw away the remains. The circular economy is the one of our future, in which everything has ...

Are Hobbit Holes a Zero Waste Living Solution?

Are Hobbit Holes a Zero Waste Living Solution?

Thanks to Peter Jackson and his blockbuster films, everyone in the world knows about hobbits. They’re small, furry-footed folk who, despite their provincial life, are brave, loyal, and ...

The Infinite Recyclability Of Glass

The Infinite Recyclability Of Glass

Recycling glass is the perfect use of the technology; glass does not biodegrade over time, and the materials and energy needed to make new glass from silica, soda, and lime uses more resources, and ...

Green Your Team With The Carbon Footprint Challenge

Green Your Team With The Carbon Footprint Challenge

With new tools available to help people measure their carbon footprint at home and work, collective action and friendly competition are bringing carbon footprint challenges to the workplace. Carbon ...

What to Look for When Buying an Outdoor Ashtray

What to Look for When Buying an Outdoor Ashtray

Finding the right outdoor ashtray for your restaurant, campus or park shouldn’t be difficult or break the bank. At Waste Wise, we get how important it is to cut down on smokers’ intrusion for ...

Food Waste In The USA: How You Can Have An Impact

Food Waste In The USA: How You Can Have An Impact

In “The Great Balancing Act: Creating a Sustainable Food Future,” the World Resources Institute asks, “How can the world adequately feed more than 9 billion people by 2050 in a ...