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Polystyrene: Is it recyclable?

Polystyrene: Is it recyclable?

  Theoretically, polystyrene—also known as Plastic no. 6—is 100% recyclable. However, in Quebec, it is only 17% recycled. I know you’re wondering why. Well, the…
4 tips for a zero-waste picnic

4 tips for a zero-waste picnic

  Hot sunny days are made for wandering around and just enjoying the weather. For me, picnics are an essential part of summer as they…
RESPAK: Packaging just got better

RESPAK: Packaging just got better

- The food industry uses packaging made from a variety of materials, including plastic, cardboard, polystyrene, and I could go on. Did you know? Across…
How to reduce household waste

How to reduce household waste

-   Fall is here in full force! The leaves are falling and it's time to do the usual chores—raking leaves and cleaning flower beds…