Propane

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 […]

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cart

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 […]

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pLASTic 2

Following our first pLASTic blog, we thought it would be appropriate to dive back into the complicated world of plastic […]

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Sustainable Diets

Adopting a zero-waste lifestyle is another way citizens can help out Mother Nature. The zero-waste lifestyle is a philosophy that […]

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xeriscaping

Xeriscaping – Smart Gardening

Reduction is the best way to start a zero-waste lifestyle. As water is a valuable resource, reducing our H20 usage […]

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greenwashing

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 […]

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Earth Day 2019

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 […]

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green

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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compost

“Growing” Your Knowledge – Compost VS Fertilizer

Whether you have a large backyard garden or indoor potted herbs, the goal as a farmer or gardener is to […]

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