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Creative Reuse Ideas for Everyday Packaging

What is Creative Reuse Creative reuse, also known as upcycling, is the process of transforming by-products, waste materials, useless, or unwanted products into new materials or products of better quality or for better environmental value. To reduce our waste, we need to find creative reuse solutions for every day problems. Repurposing solves so many problems.… Read More Creative Reuse Ideas for Everyday Packaging

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Ditching Disposables With Stillwater’s Birth Connection

Is Ditching Disposables Possible? In an era with so many sustainable options, ditching disposables is definitely possible. A few decades ago, the word disposable wasn’t even in our vocabulary. Our grandparents brought their lunches to school and work using cheesecloth or wax paper instead of plastic bags. Milk bottles were drained then collected to be… Read More Ditching Disposables With Stillwater’s Birth Connection

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The Story Behind the Products: Precycling Lessons

The Importance of Reducing Waste: Precycling Lessons Over the past few years, I’ve learned important precycling lessons. I hope to pass these precycling lessons and share the information that I’ve learned. What is Precycling Precycling, also referred to as reducing waste, is the practice of reducing consumer waste. It is the premise of the zero… Read More The Story Behind the Products: Precycling Lessons

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The Facts About Precycling

What is Precycling Precycling, also known as reducing, is the most important thing a person can do.  Precycling, preventing recycling,  is about reducing waste by avoiding items that will generate it, or selecting certain items that will generate less, or acquiring items that can be reused for something else.