How My City Recycles: New Rochelle, NY
Before we talk about how my city recycles, let me tell you about why I wanted to delve into this! Having lived in Westchester, New York my whole life, I feel passionately about the area and it’s preservation. I grew up in the city of Yonkers and moved to the city of New Rochelle when […]
What You Need to Know About Recycling Beauty Products, According to an Expert
There is still much-needed room for improvement in America when it comes to recycling, as approximately 80% of the things that Americans dispose of in the trash can be recycled. Recycling can pave the way for a brighter future for the planet. In fact, recycled materials that undergo processing to manufacture new items use less […]
How to Properly Recycle Electronics, Styrofoam, Batteries and More
Step up your recycling game with the help of these amazing organizations!
Your Pet and the Planet: How to Make Your Pet Planet-Friendly
Have you ever thought about your pet's impact on the planet? Here's how your furry pal can be eco-friendly.
These Plastic Items Will Be Banned In Canada In 2021
On October 7, 2020, the Canadian government announced that they are banning certain single-use plastics by the end of 2021. This announcement follows Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s promise to reduce plastic waste, as well as Canada’s commitment to achieve zero plastic waste by 2030. What plastic products is Canada banning? Plastic grocery bags Straws Cutlery […]
Real vs. Fake: Which Christmas Tree is More Sustainable?
Are real Christmas trees the more sustainable option compared to artificial trees?
Getting Wasted: How College Students Recycle at American University
Colleges campuses across the country are introducing innovative recycling programs. Here's how American University gets it done.
Celebrating Plastic-Free July with Mobot
On Wednesday July 29, Planet Home’s very own Antony Randall (CEO) joined Lani Cooper, founder and CEO of Mobot, on Instagram Live to close out their month-long celebration of Plastic Free July. Every Wednesday this month, Cooper hosted a series of live interviews in a segment appropriately titled Talking Trash, discussing the challenges our planet […]