Mulching or Composting Paper Towels

Sue Arndt Mansfield March 09, 2010 06:48 PM
Hello Paper towel from our bathrooms and kitchen forms the bulk of the waste from our offices going to landfill. As a Local Government Authority we also manage parks and garde…

Examples of Apartment-Based Food Waste Composting Programs

Unknown March 28, 2013 12:22 AM
I'm designing a program to reduce food waste going to landfill from apartment-dwellers. I'm particularly interested in research into barriers to composting in individual apartment…

Creative Educational Display for Food Waste

Susie Lewis Gainesville August 01, 2008 03:57 PM
I am looking for ideas to creatively display food waste as an attempt to change behaviors on campus, esp. at all-you-care-to-eat facilities. We have gone trayless at our residenti…

Roadblocks to Sustainable Behaviour

Barbara Treves Los Angeles July 27, 2006 02:52 PM
I'm afraid I have just hit one - after several months of research, including time dedicated to educating my co-workers on the benefits of switching from 24 lb. chlorine bleached, …

Reuse options for Ice Rink Glass

Unknown June 16, 2016 07:03 PM
Hi, I've got several pieces of large tempered glass from an ice rink that I'd like to find a reuse purpose for, instead of sending them to recycling. Has anyone in this fo…

Waste Management for High Rise Buildings (15 - 25 stories)

Kerry Euers Sydney May 02, 2016 08:57 PM
We are looking for existing or innovative ways of managing garbage and recycling in very high rise buildings (15-25 stories). These buildings will likely be located in high densi…

Reducing Recycling Stream Contamination

Erin Keith Billings April 19, 2016 02:48 PM
It seems that most people these days (at least in WA State), recycle TOO much and end up inadvertently contaminating the recycle stream with things like styrafoam, glass and un-re…

Barriers and Benefits for Restaurant Organics Collection

Lisa Coelho Sunnyvale February 17, 2016 02:40 PM
My name is Lisa Coelho and I work for the City of Sunnyvale, CA. Were currently in the process of implementing an food scraps collection program with local commercial organization…

Effectiveness of Recycling toters/carts vs. Recycle Dumpsters

Matt Calantas Seattle January 06, 2016 11:29 AM
I was wondering if anyone has had any experience on multifamily properties with examining discernible differences in recycling habits of tenants when they are using toters/carts v…

Research and Ideas for Reuse Campaigns

Cassandra Allen Chicago October 09, 2015 10:29 PM
Hi everyone, I am looking to create a CBSM campaign for reading reuse at my university. Our goal is to create a campaign that will encourage the reuse of readings (that profess…
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