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Glass vs. Plastic vs. Aluminum: Which Is More Eco-Friendly?

Posted On: November 9, 2022 Categories:

As the conveniences of modern life multiply, so does the amount of trash produced in each person’s household. For this reason, eco-conscious people are always looking for new, better ways to package their food and other products. Which of these three everyday materials used for packaging—glass, plastic, or aluminum—would emerge victorious in a sustainability battle? In this article, we’ll compare the materials, highlighting their respective benefits and drawbacks so that you can choose the one that is best for theRead More

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How Is E-waste Recycled?

Posted On: October 6, 2022 Categories:

The prevalence and pervasiveness of technology in our daily lives are only increasing. And at the same time, the average lifespan of electronic devices is decreasing. By upgrading the design or software and ending support for earlier versions, businesses purposefully plan the obsolescence of their products.  As a result, e-waste is the fastest-growing waste stream in the world. In 2019, people generated 53.6 Mt (metric tons) of e-waste or around 16 pounds per person. We may expect e-waste production toRead More

How Does Fiber Recycling Work?

How Does Fibers Recycling Work?

Posted On: September 14, 2022 Categories:

When you think of recycling, you no doubt imagine recycling cardboard boxes after your online order arrives or turning in plastic bottles to a recycling center for the California refund value. These are both incredibly important ways to reduce the amount of garbage in landfills, but they’re only the beginning. You can also recycle fibers!   Table of Contents Why Recycled Fibers Are so Beneficial Understanding the Basics of Fiber Recycling Step 1 Sorting Step 2 Pulling Step 3 CleaningRead More