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Back-to-school shopping

Our son will be a high school senior this year. Last weekend, we did a bit of back-to-school shopping. I emphasize “a bit.” Each year, we have had Vic bring home his unused school supplies. We put them into a crate with his backpack. As
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Going Coastal

Has your summer included a day (or more) at the beach? If so, we hope you enjoyed the sand and the surf! We also hope you found a clear, litter-free beach! Keeping our beaches and oceans clean is a big job and we can all
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Recycle Paper by Making Your Own!

As a kid, I always wanted to make crafts of all sorts during my summer vacation. One summer my mom gave me the chance to make my own paper by recycling our junk mail and old school papers. I loved pulping the old paper in
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I Want To Be Recycled

Imagine a water bottle that dreams of becoming a pair of jeans, a steel can that hopes to someday be transformed into a bicycle, or a plastic bottle that believes that, one day, it could become a park bench. These are some of the many
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Coming Around Again

As we get ready to kick off a new year of Trash Talk! and “One Person’s Trash…,” I couldn’t resist the Carly Simon reference! In fact, given that we’ve just finished up the summer edition of “One Person’s Trash…,” some of you may be feeling
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