"I remember some of that too. When we were kids we always bought soda at a local distributor that let you bring the bottles back for refunds. When can recycling became available near us my dad would even have us stop on road trips to…"
"When I was a little girl, many moons ago! We never recycled, we just took things back! I remember as a child all my dads beer bottles and our lemonade bottles would get carted down to the local off license, there they used to give us money back for…"
"Thumbs up for Grand Rapids. I know that the U.S. Coucil of Mayors tackles major issues facing cities across the country, and recycling is certainly one of them. I hope GR belongs to that group, and shares their success story."
"Tracy - Congrats on the book and your websites - thinkoutsidethebin and verdemom.
You and Marcey and the growing number of beta testers now on the site are the reason we started My Green Face. We wanted to bring together the people…"
"Richard, I am reading "No Impact Man" right now, it's great! I just wrote my first book, Think Outside The Bin (.com) about "Social Recycling"...how you can donate common household items, help your neighbor, help your…"
"I have not heard of that book but I will look for it now! Thanks for the info!! I really feel like I need all the help I can get. I still find myself having to dig stuff out of the trash can because I forgot and threw something away that I could…"
"Marcey - Great job that you and your husband are doing. As you seek to eliminate all waste, are you familiar with "No Impact Man" and the book he wrote about his family's goal of getting down to one garbage bag a..... - and here…"
I love recycling! I feel terrible that I have started so late. I have put a lot of trash in the landfills over the last 42 years. I'm sorry Earth! I will do better.
I have gotten the people I work with to start recycling as well. My boss…"