Posts Tagged ‘Recycling Mythbusters’

Recycling Mythbusters: Recycling vs. Landfilling

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

By Mythbuster Amanda Abbott
Who are the Recycling Mythbusters?
We are Kyle “Reedcycler” Reed, Amanda “Jill of All Trades” Abbott and Rachel “Waste Watcher” Tholl. This term we will be introducing you to some recycling-based myths, and busting them so you don’t have to.
Together we are the Recycling Mythbusters.
We don’t just tell the myths, we put them to [...]

Recycling Mythbusters: Biodegradable vs. Compostable

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

If you throw a biodegradable item into the compost at home, it will break down into a more natural form – for instance, biodegradable paper will turn into tiny bits of paper. However it will not offer nutrients to the soil in a compost bin. This is why biodegradable products do not belong in compost [...]

Recycling Mythbusters: Contamination in Recycling

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

By Mythbuster Kyle Reed
Who are the Recycling Mythbusters?
We are Kyle “Reedcycler” Reed, Amanda “Jill of All Trades” Abbott and Rachel “Waste Watcher” Tholl. This term we will be introducing you to some recycling-based myths, and busting them so you don’t have to.

Together we are the Recycling Mythbusters.
We don’t just tell the myths, we put them to [...]

Recycling Mythbusters: Sorting recyclables

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

By Mythbuster Kyle Reed
Who are the Recycling Mythbusters?
We are Kyle “Reedcycler” Reed, Amanda “Jill of All Trades” Abbott and Rachel “Waste Watcher” Tholl. This term we will be introducing you to some recycling-based myths, and busting them so you don’t have to.
Together we are the Recycling Mythbusters.
We don’t just tell the myths, we put them to [...]

Recycling Mythbusters: Recycling isn’t universal

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

By Mythbuster Rachel Tholl
Who are the Recycling Mythbusters?
We are Kyle “Reedcycler” Reed, Amanda “Jill of All Trades” Abbott and Rachel “Waste Watcher” Tholl. This term we will be introducing you to some recycling-based myths, and busting them so you don’t have to.
Together we are the Recycling Mythbusters.
We don’t just tell the myths, we put them to [...]

Recycling Mythbusters: Plastic Recyclables

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

By Mythbuster Kyle Reed
Who are the Recycling Mythbusters?
We are Kyle “Reedcycler” Reed, Amanda “Jill of All Trades” Abbott and Rachel “Waste Watcher” Tholl. This term we will be introducing you to some recycling-based myths, and busting them so you don’t have to. 
Together we are the Recycling Mythbusters.
We don’t just tell [...]

Recycling Mythbusters: The Recycling Symbol

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

By Mythbuster Kyle Reed
About this Series
No one wants to be told that what they are doing – and what they have always done – is wrong. Yet most who are recycling-savvy have experienced this in one form or another. When it comes down to it, recycling can at times be complex. That’s [...]