Plastic bottle caps and bread tags for wheelchairs 

I first heard of re-purposing plastics milk bottle caps and bread tags from a work colleague. What stood out for me was how a small change in one’s routine can …

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Designing for recycling in manufacturing industries

The future environmental impact of materials used in manufacturing can be determined at the design stage of a product. Currently, around 80% of electronics are being sent to landfills1 and …

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9 free recycling apps and games for mobile devices

There are a number of free recycling apps and games that you and your kids can enjoy. Games are a fun way of learning more about recycling and teaching young ones …

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5 reasons why people don’t recycle

People don’t recycle for various reasons. The following are some of the 5 reasons commonly cited: Inaccessibility of recycling facilities. This has been referred to most frequently as the reason why people don’t …

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10 reasons why you should recycle

You should consider recycling or continue to recycle for several reasons. Recycling: Saves energy. Less energy is used in manufacturing products from recycled materials than from raw materials. Lowers the …

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