Attn: Horn Lake Recycling Customers Unfortunately, there has been a glitch in our billing system and all Horn Lake recycling customers received an invoice after the program ended. Please disregard this invoice as we are working diligently to get accounts updated property.
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Don't Trash your Grass: Grasscycling Brings Life back to your Lawn
Waste Management, Recycling, and your Lawn: The best thing to do with grass clippings is grasscycling.
Dreams of perfected, neatly manicured, widespread lawns are in bloom as spring is right around the corner. Many homeowners strive for an immaculate lawn. Obstacles such as the weather, pets, water restrictions and even children, manage to deflate well-thought yard plans. While some obstacles deter the accomplishment of having the best lawn in the neighborhood, there is a useful green technique that is sure to bring life back to your lawn.
Waste Connections of TN in Memphis, your trusted garbage service, provides frugal gardening tips by using refurbished and recycled items throughout your home. Reusing what could otherwise be considered garbage and recycling it into a useful gardening tool is a resourceful alternative that will benefit any frugal gardening plan.
Buying food for the family can seem a bit daunting these days with the rise in food cost. However, more people are rediscovering a lifestyle that incorporates going back to basics. People are reinventing their green thumb and brushing up on gardening skills. Gardening is a therapeutic hobby that provides peace of mind knowing how the food on your dinner table has been grown.
Plarn Crochet Projects Prove to be Fun and Eco-friendly
We all do it. We drive to the store, grab our supplies, stand in the checkout line and leave with our hands full of plastic bags loaded with goodies. Some of us have better intentions and have a cloth knapsack nicely hung near our doorway as a friendly reminder to reduce and reuse. For those with a plentiful mound of bags stuffed away in the kitchen, there is a clever upcycling activity to turn the bags into a crafty and eco-friendly project.
Reduce, reuse and recycle is a common catchphrase we all recognize. It’s important for recycling to become an everyday occurrence. Recycling saves resources and energy overall, but remembering to reduce and reuse it equally important as recycling.
Consider Cardboard Recycling among your Recycling Projects
As the green movement continues to gather momentum, residents are looking for ways to reduce their impact on the environment. Although some large corporations have recycled cardboard for decades, more residential citizens are now implementing the practice. Waste Connections of Tennessee in Memphis strives to be the leading garbage and recycling company that meets your everyday needs, including recycling.
WC TN in Memphis: Waste Management and Recycling includes Food Recycling
Waste management and recycling are mainstream topics these days leaving little consideration for the increasing issue regarding food waste. North Americans and Europeans waste between 209 – 253 pounds of food per year. From a global perspective, 1.3 billion tons of food purchased for human consumption goes to waste.
Visit the News section often to learn more about the many environmentally conscious and civics-oriented efforts Waste Connections of TN supports in the greater Memphis area. We will also provide service updates, Memphis recycling and waste disposal tips and informative articles on how you can support our efforts to keep Metro Memphis safe and clean.