Repost: The Wrapping Paper Dilemma & Christmas Trees

Repost: The Wrapping Paper Dilemma & Christmas Trees

Originally posted in 2011, but reposted with some updates! The holidays are just about over. You are probably in the process of taking down decorations,…

The sorry state of recycling in the Palmetto State

The sorry state of recycling in the Palmetto State

Although I have said it before, I will say it again: recycling in South Carolina is something you have to want to do. We are…

Is Your Business Making Baby Steps for the Environment?

It doesn’t take more than a quick click on Google and a disheartening public service announcement to realize we have created pollution issues for our…

Our trashy ways

We are in love with our trash. Not only do we purposely make purchases with the intent to throw things away, but also we waste…

The 2012 Green Wrap-Up

The holidays prove that we have a throwaway culture. From wrapping paper and greeting cards to tree tinsel and burnt out string lights, we are…

Our Family’s 2012 Green Report

As 2012 escapes us and we move forward into 2013, I look back at my personal green lifestyle over the year. Just instant reflecting tells…

Don’t trash the holidays

We are a trashy society. We buy so much stuff that we sometimes forget what we already have at home. Then after we regret our…

The Art of Recycling

Who says you need a canvas to display your art? For most people, an empty wine bottle, a wood pallet and a broken bicycle helmet…

The Art of Recycling: Not Your Average Anything – Artist Tree Studio

Self-taught artist Terry Brennan of Artist Tree Studio in Little River creates sculptures with an eco-edge out of discarded pieces from our everyday life. He…

College kids’ trash could be anothers treasure

Last week, more than 2,000 students at Coastal Carolina University moved out of the residence halls for the summer. They finished up finals, cleaned out…

Match Your Trash

Trying to get of old wooden pallets, textiles, steel drums or whatever? If your company generates a lot of a specific type of trash on…