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Part 1 – Worldwide Recycling: Why is it changing?
Why is Canada sending your recycling items overseas to China and Malaysia? How come my recycling contractor has removed accepted items from my recycling cart program? Find out this and more by reading our latest blog here!
The DL – What is ‘Downcycling’?
When products are melted down and re-recycled over and over they undergo a process called “Downcycling”. So what is it and why does it matter to you? Find out more in this month’s blog!
Sea Change – From the Prairie to the Ocean
The Prairie Provinces are hundreds of miles from the coasts. That should mean our waste is “securely” landlocked and cannot contribute to this problem – Right? Not quite.
Taking the “Pressure” out of Recycling Propane & Helium
It’s BBQ and party season! Once we’ve chowed down on our burgers and taken down all the party balloons, what […]
Don’t Get Left Behind – “Why wasn’t my cart collected?”
Has this ever happened to you? You hear the big, shiny Loraas truck go by collecting all the carts in […]
Following our first pLASTic blog, we thought it would be appropriate to dive back into the complicated world of plastic […]
Adopting a zero-waste lifestyle is another way citizens can help out Mother Nature. The zero-waste lifestyle is a philosophy that […]
Xeriscaping – Smart Gardening
Reduction is the best way to start a zero-waste lifestyle. As water is a valuable resource, reducing our H20 usage […]
Greenwashing: Going Green Isn’t Always Easy
Lights, camera, action! The Hollywood scene often portrays futuristic or scary scenarios of brainwashing that illustrate severe forms of social […]
Loraas Earth Day 2019 Poster Contest!
FREE STUDENT CONTEST ALERT!!! April is approaching us very quickly and you all know what this means – Earth Day […]
Going Green – Business Edition
It’s inevitable, when a business chooses eco-friendly and sustainable options it benefits the community and the environment. When businesses are […]
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