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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Recycling’

Keira Knightley is the Ultimate Recycler

Keira Knightley sets a fine example for recyclers everywhere. In fact, she wore a recycled wedding gown when she wed her musician beau James Righton back in 2013. Knightley donned a recycled pale pink Chanel wedding gown for her big day. The actress and model first wore the gown back in 2009 at a pre-BAFTA party. She was spotted wearing …

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BPA Miscarriage: Possible Link Discovered By Study

LiveScience via Yahoo News reported yesterday that the common plastic chemical bisphenol A (BPA) has been linked to miscarriage risks in pregnant women. The study is to be presented at the meeting of International Federation of Fertility Societies and the American Society for Reproductive Medicine in Boston. In order to determine a link, scientists collected blood samples from 114 different …

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Water Bottles Used For Graduation Attire At MTU

All of us are trying to reduce our carbon footprint and take better care of the environment that surrounds us. According to Cleanair.org, 26-41% of 2.4 million tons of PET plastic (what water bottles are made out of) are discarded every year. Unfortunately, this type of plastic does not decompose in a landfill and continues to pollute our planet. With …

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E-Waste Recycling Turns Phones Into Gold

We throw things away. It’s just part of being a consumer culture. If a phone breaks or we’re done with the current technology, we can either sell it or throw it away. Unfortunately, the majority of American seem to think they can only throw away that old cell phone. Today’s infographic from Server Monkey seeks to inform Americans of all …

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