If you look right under a plastic bottle you would see the ‘three chasing arrows’. These three chasing arrows are usually interpreted as the 3Rs – Reduce Reuse Recycle. But that’s not what they stand for. Did you know that those chasing arrows stand for ‘closed loop‘ . The terms ‘close the loop’ are words … Read more What exactly do the words ‘close the loop’ mean?
credit: Vera Davidova, Unsplash Can you reuse face masks? Well if you’re wondering whether you can, you’ve come to the right place! Face masks, especially the disposable or single use masks are not designed to be reused. However, fabric or reusable masks can be reused many times over as long as they are kept clean. … Read more Can You Reuse Face Masks?
Welcome. You’ve come to the right place to learn how to successfully recycle used electronics and even make money from it. But first what is electronic waste? Let’s dive right in. What is Electronic Waste? source: Skitterphoto, pexels Electronic waste also known as ewaste is any electronic equipment that’s no longer functioning and cannot be … Read more How to Successfully Recycle Used Electronics and Even Make Money from it
Welcome. In this post about kids and sustainability, I’ll explain the term “sustainability” and 13 ways you can teach students sustainable practices in the classroom. You’ve come to the right place to learn about sustainability, how you can help kids understand what this word means and how they can practice it. Wonder no more; if … Read more Kids and Sustainability: 13 Easy Ways to Teach Students Sustainable Practices in the Classroom