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Will You Try the New "Trashtag" Challenge?

Are you picking up TRASH thanks to the "Trashtag" Challenge? People have been picking up trash in parks and on beaches because of something called the "Trashtag" Challenge... #trashtag seems to be going viral. This is one from Nepal. This is the kind of internet craze I can get behind. ✊---- A post...
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12 Things You Probably Didn't Know You Could Recycle

BuzzFeed has put together a list of things that most people aren't aware they can recycle. Here they are: Crayons. Got a lot of crayons laying around? Great! Send them—wrappers and all—to Crazy Crayons in Colorado. According to them, over 12 million crayons are produced in the United States every...
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Recycling Smart for St. Louis

Recycle Smart! You may have heard of changes in the recycling industry that could potentially have an effect on our curbside recycling. China, the world’s leading importer of recyclables, recently announced that they will no longer accept recyclable materials that have high contamination levels. In...
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Starbucks Will Now Use Earth Friendly Lids, Instead of Straws

Starbucks says, so long to their famous green straws. Starbucks announced today that it will phase out plastic straws from its more than 28,000 stores worldwide by 2020, a decision that will eliminate more than 1 billion straws a year. In their place? The lid that that one woman developed...
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