Category Archives: Life Cycle

What happens to all that recycling anyway?

by Dawn Quirk
Ever wonder how the items you recycle are made back into new products? A nifty new video made by Metro Regional Government offers answers. Click here to watch.

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Ecological Rucksack

by Dawn Quirk
This invisible trail of resource consumption and waste is sometimes called the “ECOLOGICAL RUCKSACK.” The rucksack in the cartoon below contains all the mining waste and toxic waste created in making a small wedding band. Thanks to Seppo Leinonen for creating this great cartoon!

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