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After eating lunch in a publicly-owned cafeteria for the first time, I started looking for a trashcan to throw away my utensils and lunch containers, but came up short. Can a bustling cafeteria operate while producing zero “trash,” or were they just hidden or being emptied?
Glass bottles are a household favorite, storing all manner of fluids. Wine, water, milk and even vinegar are all commonly stored in glass containers. In any given kitchen, glass will be one of the most abundant materials for storing foods.
Gone are the days when recycling was looked upon as a hippy fad. With recycling bins now being provided by the local council, the process of sorting out old materials to turn into new goods is officially mainstream – and about time too.
Colleges and universities that have started composting programs are careful to make detailed signage that lists exactly what can or cannot be placed in the compost bin—going so far as to inventory the items in a school cafeteria or restaurant and explicitly list on the signs what goes in what bin.
If you operate a warehouse, then there are two things you need to use daily: labels and hardware. Labels are used to label each box or crate, and they help you distinguish everything in the warehouse. Not only that, but labels can be used with label readers to improve efficiency.
The world’s always been green, but it seems like humans are finally making concerted efforts to catch up. With all the changes and advances made in technology, things have been rendered outdated and sometimes useless, thus creating a lot of technological waste.
Whether a person is using their printer for private or professional use, chances are they will go through several ink cartridges in the course of a year. Most people will just throw their old cartridges away, creating needless waste in landfills.
Today’s average homeowner knows about the benefits of going green or incorporating green principles into the home, but they aren’t moved enough to turn this knowledge into policy on the domestic front. Going green at home is not that difficult but in the initial stages it does require a few minutes of extra though, some sacrifice and a bit of effort.
I had the wonderful opportunity of spending some time with family last month. In thinking about sustainability and consumption, I was struck by a few specific points. For one, the amount of waste was unreal.