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How to Recycle a Zipper Bag

A useful blog on how to recycle a zipper bag - although these bags are great because they are washable and reusable, every now and again one needs to be disposed of.  Learn how to do this in a responsible way.  Enjoy the read! _______________________ Recycle Nation - By Sophia Bennet "Ziploc bags, aka sandwich bags or resealable plastic bags, are starting to be accepted at more recycling facilities across the nation. The average American family uses 500 Ziploc bags every year. If all Read More...

Awesome Ways To Reuse Plastic Bags

Do you have an overload of plastic bags at home? I know I do. Not every recycling program takes them, so many people end up throwing them out. Plastic bags are bad for the environment and often wind up sitting in landfills for years. Before you toss those totes in the trash, check out the 20 ways you can upcycle them below. From simple solutions to annoying problems, and even gorgeous artwork, one of these DIYs is sure to inspire Read More...