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Waste Reduction in the Workplace

2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

Waste reduction is one of the best ways to make your business operate more profitably. When you eliminate unnecessary waste, you are reducing the amount of money paid towards trash collection, as well as purchasing [...]

Waste Reduction in the Workplace 2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

Green Girl Recycling’s New Recycling Poster!

2016-11-08T18:26:31+00:00

I am excited to introduce the latest recycling poster. This easy-to-read poster illustrates what can and can’t be recycled. Remember, single-stream recycling is here to stay so you no longer need to separate your recyclable [...]

Green Girl Recycling’s New Recycling Poster! 2016-11-08T18:26:31+00:00

Easy Ways to Reduce Your Waste

2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

Americans generate 4.43 lbs of waste per person per day. Nearly everything that we are throwing away, including packaging, food scraps, plastic, newspapers, and grass clippings, can be reused, recycled, or composted. In fact, 1.51 [...]

Easy Ways to Reduce Your Waste 2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

Inspire Your Staff to Recycle

2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

Launching a recycling initiative takes more than just placing a few bins around the office. Your staff is the key component to a successful recycling program. Not only do they need to have adequate training [...]

Inspire Your Staff to Recycle 2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

Benefits of Business Recycling

2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

The benefits of establishing a recycling program at your business are numerous. Not only is recycling good for the earth, it can also save your business money. Below are the top five reasons to recycle [...]

Benefits of Business Recycling 2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

Why Recycling Matters

2016-11-08T18:26:32+00:00

When I started Green Girl Recycling almost 15 years ago, recycling wasn’t quite mainstream. Landfills were still teeming with waste that could have been recycled. Products such as handbags and playground equipment made from recycled [...]

Why Recycling Matters 2016-11-08T18:26:32+00:00

Monster Carts

2016-11-08T18:26:32+00:00

Every now and then a project comes along that reminds me just how fun it is to be in the recycling business. Not that I’m short on fun opportunities. This year alone I’ve helped raise [...]

Monster Carts 2016-11-08T18:26:32+00:00

Throwing a Green Party

2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00

I’ll happily admit it, I love to throw a good party. As a matter of fact, Green Girl Recycling’s roots can be traced to quite a few parties that may very well be etched indelibly [...]

Throwing a Green Party 2016-12-12T19:47:28+00:00