All posts tagged "composting"
Worm Bin Composting: Why It Rocks, And How You Can Get Started
The last time I went to visit my parents, I spent at least an hour out on the...
Frito-Lay Releases New, Less-Noisy Compostable SunChips Bags
Frito-Lay earned rounds of applause when it announced that it would put SunChips in eco-friendly, compostable bags. But...
Fast Food Restaurants That Compost: Greenwashing or Eco-Friendly Business?
During a recent (and rare) trip to Burger King, I was shocked when it was time to throw...
I’ve been saving and freezing my scraps for a week now, and I’ve already noticed that my kitchen trash can is much lighter – and less fragrant. I can’t lie: I’ve forgotten my lofty plan for eco-living a few times. (Must. Not. Scrape. Plates. Into. Trash. Can.) But soon I’ll be heading to the community composting pile, where I’ll get to commune with urban hippie-types and take home some of their nutrient-packed soil. Now, if only I had somewhere to use it.
– Blisstree Associate Editor Caroline Sloan on the challenges of eco-consciously trying to reduce, reuse, and recycle within...
Composting Without a Yard? Eco-Friendly Living for Lazy Urbanites (Part 1)
I've always seen composting as the final frontier in environmentally sensitive living. Having enough outdoor space for a...
WTF, America? Canada Can Deal with Loud, Compostable SunChips Bags
Nice going, America. We couldn't deal with the noise the compostable SunChips bags make. But guess who...
Frito-Lay Scraps Too Damn Noisy Biodegradable SunChips Bags
Remember those biodegradable SunChips bags that are louder than a hair dryer? Apparently, the general public...
Guilt Trip Alert
Guilt Trip Alert: Check out these 50 smart ways to never waste food again. (via Planet Green)
This Is Your Food — Decomposing
We toss our fruits and vegetables at the first sign of rot, as we should. But now we...
Coffee Grounds: Do You Put Them In the Garbage or Garden?
What do you do with your leftover coffee grounds? Unless you've got a compost bin going, you probably...