Category Archives: Recycling

Why I didn’t recycle my plastic yogurt container

My friend Pete asked, “Why was the plastic yogurt container trashed? Why wasn’t that recycled?” Good question Pete. I buy single serve yogurt containers. Lately I’ve been buying them in cardboard packaged six-packs at BJ’s because it is cheaper than … Continue reading

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There’s more to recycling beyond the blue bin

Recycling has the image of a clean, happy subject everyone can relate to.  That it’s all white paper and clean aluminum cans and plastic bottles tossed neatly into a bright, blue bin.  The reality of recycling is a bit different. … Continue reading

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