Category Archives: Recycling

Greenify your life with Reusing & Recycling!

Tip of the Week – Donate Old Eyewear

Do you wear glasses? Do you have old ones laying around the house not really sure what to do with them? Why not Donate them. New Eyes For The Needy recycles donated glasses for distribution to indigent people in developing nations worldwide. All you have to do is mail your old glasses to New Eyes… Read More »

Top 5 Ways To Reuse Old Socks

For some reason I always have extra socks and can’t find the matching pair. Instead of just tossing those extra socks out, I reuse them. Here are my top 5 ways to reuse socks: 1- Pet Toy: Get creative & make new toys for your dog by turning your old socks into tugging toys. 2-… Read More »

Go Green by Wearing Fleece

Fleece is not a natural fiber but it is still eco-friendly because it can be made from recycled materials like plastic soda bottles. It takes about 25 plastic bottles to make an adult sized fleece garment. Fleece is the ideal alternative to wool, and is a great cozy layer to wear outdoors or indoors instead… Read More »

Tip of the Week – Packing Material

Instead of using poly-styrene packing peanuts try making your own packing material. The easiest way to do this is to take paper from your recycling bin and throw it through a shredder. Presto! You have an instant free alternative to plastic packing products & it covers two of the three R’s – Reduce and Reuse.