Trash Diary 1/10/11

Monday’s recap.

Napkins, paper towels, tissues
Plastic cup and lid
Soiled paper food wrapper
Small plastic wrapper
Apple core
Kitty litter in plastic bag
Dental floss container (oops, just realized I haven’t been including the floss in the daily trash column)

Five pieces of white paper (two pages were a printer mishap)
Aluminum foil
Glass bottle (non-redeemable)

Paper cup and lid
Plastic clamshell (by asking for my deli order in paper wrap only)
Plastic bag (just say no)


About Amy Marpman

Director of Recycling Services at Great Forest, Inc. in NYC. Continually finding the balance of idealism with the practical realities that make or break recycling programs.
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