Tag: recycling

Recycling Cell Phones

Recycling Cell Phones

You love your new iPhone or Blackberry, but what did you do with your old cell phone? Did you throw it away or recycle it? In the U.S., 165 million new cell phones are sold every year and on average people get a new cell phone about every 18 months, which means that every year [&hellip

It’s Time to Start Thinking About Your Spring Garden!

It’s Time to Start Thinking About Your Spring Garden!

So… you have a green thumb and you love to garden, but are you a “green” gardener? In continuing our “Love Your Environment Month” series we wanted to show you how you can enjoy your favorite pastime in an environmentally friendly way.  Lawns and grass turfs comprise approximately 40 million acres of the 48 contiguous [&hellip

Direct Energy Buzz – February 17 edition

Direct Energy Buzz – February 17 edition

Is it just us or did this week fly by? It is always nice to have a mid-week holiday! We hope everyone’s Valentine’s Day was happy and full of chocolates and flowers. Since February is the month of love, we have been sharing the many ways you can show some love to your environment! Check out [&hellip

How to start a recycling program at your office

How to start a recycling program at your office

This month, we are focused on helping you find ways to show some love to your environment. What better way to start than at your home-away-from-home? Every year Americans throw away enough paper and plastic cups, forks and spoons to circle the equator 300 times! Considering that the average person spends the better portion of his/her day [&hellip