Category Archives: Paper

Confused about recycling at Hodgdon?

ShareTweet   Sometimes it’s hard to figure out what to do with you empty food containers from Hodgdon Good to Go. Luckily, we’ve made an easy guide to help you figure out how to responsibly get rid of them. These … Continue reading

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Lift The Lid Poster!

ShareTweet   Be on the lookout for these new posters – they will be put up around campus soon!

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Lift The Lid!

ShareTweet You’re finishing up a great cup of coffee from the rez, and, being a responsible student, go to recycle it. But wait – what? This coffee cup doesn’t fit easily into the hole in the paper recycling bin! And … Continue reading

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Kimberly-Clark and Greenpeace partner on sustainable forest initiative

ShareTweet The parent company of such ubiquitous brands as Kleenex, Scott, and Cottonelle has recently pledged to promote forest conservation by getting all of the wood fiber for its products from environmentally responsible sources. As the new industry leader in … Continue reading

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From Earth 911- The Pizza Box Mystery

ShareTweet Published on March 2nd, 2009 The Pizza Box Mystery by Lori Brown Many people assume that pizza boxes are recyclable. In fact, most boxes have recycling symbols on them and are traditionally made from corrugated cardboard. They are, in … Continue reading

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Paper Recycling IS A BIG Deal

ShareTweet If you were one of the people standing around the big tree on the President’s Lawn trying to save it from the phantom saw, you’re probably feeling pretty irritated since finding out the whole event was a hoax. If … Continue reading

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GREENPEACE EXPOSES PRISTINE FOREST DESTINED FOR THE TRASH

ShareTweet Last month, Greenpeace released photos of a large stockpile of logs. It is an ugly picture, but hardly shocking for someone from Sweden, used to seeing logging trucks and trains whizz past. The logs’ origin and destiny is what … Continue reading

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Paper vs. Plastic?

ShareTweet Are you really still wondering? Read The Washington Post’s report that reuse is best. Tip – if you forget to bring bags on your next trip to buy groceries, just grab some from the plastic bag recycling bin. Most … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Cares…

ShareTweet About the Environment! “On March 20, 2007, Scholastic Inc. announced that all 12 million copies of the U.S. edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows will be printed on paper that contains a minimum of 30% post-consumer waste … Continue reading

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