Tag: recycling

52 Which is more sustainable: aluminium can, plastic bottle or glass bottle? 2013-02-05T23:17:25.740

35 Can I recycle plastics at home by melting and molding? 2013-02-01T11:42:01.583

35 Is it better to recycle or compost brown paper bags? 2013-02-01T20:26:33.947

33 What is the most sustainable way to dispose of shoes? 2013-04-07T04:50:38.823

33 Are pizza cardboards stained with oil still recyclable? 2013-04-08T17:53:28.893

23 Is it sustainable or necessary to use potable water to wash waste before recycling? 2013-02-02T03:49:48.810

21 How should I collect and convert rain water into drinking water? 2013-02-06T20:26:15.940

20 How to recover water from washing machine for toilet 2013-03-11T00:13:13.033

18 Are rechargeable batteries better for the environment than disposables even if the batteries are recycled? 2014-09-12T19:35:40.747

17 Which is more sustainable: Paper Bags or LDPE Bags? 2013-01-31T16:36:58.893

16 Long-term sustainability concerns of compact flourescent vs incandescent light bulbs 2013-02-06T05:56:40.323

15 Can solar panels be recycled? 2013-01-30T20:10:43.930

15 Does waste in public recycle bins (almost) always get recycled? 2013-05-17T01:58:42.673

15 Composting teabags? 2013-07-25T19:32:50.230

15 Are incandescent light bulbs recyclable? 2014-04-05T00:15:19.237

15 Where can I recycle #81 composite materials? 2014-08-10T16:56:55.220

14 What percentage of plastic drinking bottles is recycled after use, worldwide? 2013-01-29T21:26:31.883

14 Which kind of paper should be recycled and which should be burned? 2013-01-31T23:10:30.847

14 Large-scale reuse of glass bottles 2013-03-02T01:25:43.520

14 How can glass be recycled/reused locally in rural communities? 2013-06-04T16:13:46.473

14 Can you recycle single serve coffee pods like K-Cups? 2014-02-03T16:56:39.083

14 How do I recycle batteries in Argentina? 2014-03-28T12:29:47.063

13 What type of photovoltaic cells are the most environmentally friendly? 2013-02-13T07:17:38.647

13 Should I reuse or recycle Ziploc bags? 2013-02-16T17:41:24.160

13 Are Tetra Pak tomatoes more sustainable than tinned? 2014-09-08T20:36:05.237

12 What is the relationship between recycling and sustainability? 2013-02-12T20:47:48.923

12 Is it ok to recycle glass bottles and jars with paper stickers on them? 2013-04-03T05:08:10.853

12 Can carbon fibre be recycled? 2013-07-15T08:44:12.573

12 What does "reduce reuse recycle" actually mean? 2014-02-08T11:26:19.460

12 Why the tiny input openings on recycle bins? 2014-09-24T11:08:40.220

11 Reusing buckets for flower pots? 2013-02-22T03:56:08.747

11 Reusing, recycling or disposal of used or expired cooking oil 2013-09-12T18:16:21.660

11 How to sustainably deal with garbage? 2014-06-11T16:36:00.453

11 What's the most sustainable way of disposing with a used battery? 2014-09-03T21:37:46.667

11 Why can't black plastic be recycled? 2016-08-29T18:49:38.667

10 Recycling items from another country 2013-03-01T11:20:06.630

10 How to recycle paper with ink on it? 2013-07-08T09:46:08.290

10 When recycling paper or cardboard, what level of contamination with (food) oils is ok? 2013-07-25T03:35:24.587

10 To which container do the cotton things belong? 2013-09-26T19:40:53.017

10 Source for comparison of garbage companies sustainability efforts? 2014-01-31T15:16:01.620

10 How 'clean' should something be for recycling? 2014-09-18T07:10:37.883

10 Is the bag of cat food recyclable? 2015-12-30T16:47:42.300

10 What alternatives there are to recycling paper? 2016-03-15T19:26:37.090

9 printer cartridge recycling 2013-04-18T09:18:30.257

9 Is "100 percent recycled super white paper" greener than paper made of trees? 2013-07-22T10:51:35.593

9 Why do we think of biodegradable plastic as recycled and sustainable? 2014-02-06T19:06:06.643

9 How to properly dispose of bubble wrap envelopes? 2015-03-10T20:43:19.607

9 Does buying wooden furniture help fight global warming? 2017-02-20T21:55:50.150

9 Dishwasher or paper plates: which are worse? 2017-05-30T13:14:49.893

9 Are used "blister packs" recyclable? 2017-08-08T16:00:01.550

8 Can you vermicompost biodegradable plastics? 2013-03-08T09:00:36.977

8 How to filter/dewater water mixed with water-based paint 2013-07-05T06:20:28.630

8 What is a feasible method to recycle parts of a broken laptop? 2013-12-31T05:58:08.687

8 Are mobile phone recycling programs keeping pace with the rate of phone upgrades? A global perspective 2014-01-01T07:15:52.590

8 How is compostable plastic recycled/composted industrially? 2014-03-07T10:36:26.697

8 What are the challenges for using carton boxes instead of plastic bottles for water? 2014-03-12T13:14:55.900

8 Would it be possible to recycle all plastic into bricks and use them for building or insulation? 2014-12-18T13:56:13.170

8 Can plastic with only the Japanese recycling symbol be recycled in the US? 2015-02-04T03:28:05.883

8 Composting used white shredded paper 2015-11-21T10:38:45.417

8 Reusing or recycling old CD's and DVD's 2015-11-24T09:23:39.287

8 Recycling symbols on greeting card - what do these symbols mean? 2016-03-03T13:45:20.687

8 Why should we bother to recycle household waste if it's only a small portion of all waste that is generated? 2017-09-24T15:27:39.017

7 Are there any hard numbers on energy spent on recycling? 2013-02-08T15:56:07.970

7 Getting rid of label glue 2013-04-08T18:03:09.353

7 How sustainable is Tokyo's city-wide garbage separation and recycling programs? 2014-01-24T07:58:38.677

7 Is recycling cell batteries (highly) profitable? 2014-09-09T08:18:20.177

7 How much of paper gets recycled? 2014-12-08T20:14:42.163

7 When buying beer is refilling growlers better than recycling bottles and cans? 2015-01-30T13:26:39.017

7 Scrapping a mouse - what should I focus on? 2016-01-05T16:40:18.543

7 How recyclable is a sealable coffee bag? 2016-03-28T22:40:02.137

6 Composting paper versus recycling it, which one is more environment friendly? 2014-04-28T22:16:04.387

6 Recycling video (VCR) tapes in the UK 2014-07-04T17:07:24.913

6 Does burning used motor oil to generate heat on-site have a lower impact than sending it for recycling? 2015-01-12T12:38:57.193

6 Coffee grounds to water plants 2015-09-18T18:13:10.737

6 What should I do with my old smart phone? 2015-10-28T05:43:56.947

6 How can I recycle a disposable lighter? 2016-02-08T13:54:00.487

6 How to recycle disintegrated plastic bags, without negatively impacting the environment? 2016-08-01T11:19:36.867

6 Is fleece clothing a cheap and sustainable alternative to conventional cotton? 2016-12-22T22:20:41.413

6 Do I need to remove sellotape to recycle Christmas wrapping paper? 2016-12-27T10:17:54.200

6 Mismatched socks? What to do with hundreds of them? 2017-01-16T19:16:34.637

6 Why do we produce black plastic items if they cannot be recycled? 2017-01-27T15:32:45.237

6 Environmental impact of using paper towels for hand drying 2017-02-22T05:55:56.387

6 To what extent (if any) are electric vehicle batteries recyclable? 2017-11-08T14:39:04.823

6 What is this candy wrapper made of? Solely plastic or mixed with something else? 2017-12-14T15:15:04.617

5 Recycled and Used Fashion 2013-04-18T07:32:46.040

5 Is the cardboard from a firework box recyclable? 2013-11-10T23:30:14.600

5 What does it take to stop the use of plastic bags in big grocery stores? 2014-02-07T21:10:23.640

5 Recycling paper at home 2014-07-16T08:25:07.810

5 Do #4 (♶ LDPE) plastic bags need to be recycled at grocery stores like #2 (♴ HDPE) plastic bags? 2014-08-19T19:38:35.590

5 In general, is cardboard with a plastic coating acceptable for recycling? 2014-11-11T20:24:34.743

5 How can corrugated cardboard from packaging be compacted for storage before recycling? 2015-04-09T07:41:42.190

5 How difficult would it be to make things out of glass at home, using a solar reflector? 2015-04-16T10:21:21.377

5 How can I enforce the garbage recycling? 2016-01-28T20:47:36.597

5 How do municipalities calculate reported diversion and recycling rates? 2016-06-21T23:58:29.503

5 Does the Reduce-Reuse-Recycle rule always apply? 2016-07-05T21:55:08.827

5 If coffee pods are made of aluminium, what are the negative environmental effects? 2016-08-25T12:35:19.823

5 Most sustainable type of cream container? 2017-01-13T17:29:12.967

5 How to recycle cartridges for ballpoint or rolling pens? 2017-03-02T09:23:16.353

5 What is the real impact of the new Adidas collection made with recycled plastic bottles? 2017-06-02T02:06:36.867