S2 Episode 1 – Plastics: To be or not to be recycled (that is the question).
Apr 01 2020
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Join us for a countdown to Earth Day with season 2 of Earth Chats. We’re releasing an episode every weekday through April 22nd, the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day.
In this episode: Plastics – To be or not to recycled: that is the question. Kay McKeen and the team at SCARCE have the answers.
Other questions answered in this episode:
- What is Heather finding when she creeps her friends’ recyclables?
- What do holiday lights, dirty diapers, syringes, and red solo cups have in common? (Answer: they don’t belong in recycling bins).
- Just how well-rinsed do your recyclables need to be?
- Shop till you drop (goods that come in non-recyclable containers).
- Be ready for a quiz on the SCARCE Curbside Recycling Guide (see below).
Find more out about “wish-cycling,” tanglers, and tricks you can perform AT YOUR HOME with a spatula and a peanut butter container by listening ?
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Produced by Louise Kelly
Music by Louise Kelly
Sound production by Bella Rose