A Greener Indiana

Everybody can do something to make a greener Indiana

Steve Bonney's Groups (5)

  • Valley Watch

    30 members Latest Activity: Apr 19, 2010

    An all volunteer citizen group whose purpose is to protect the public health and environment of the lower Ohio River Valley

  • Simple Living Group of Indianapolis

    22 members Latest Activity: Jan 28, 2013

    We gather at or near the turn of seasons. Topics covered were energy conservation, environmental sustainability, food security, gardening,…

  • Greener Construction Techniques

    52 members Latest Activity: Mar 5 It is interesting that the construction of houses has remained largely unchanged over the years. In this group the purpose is to discuss some of the…

  • Urban Farming/Gardening Project

    48 members Latest Activity: Jul 23, 2013

    There is a great need to develop more sustainable communityfarming/ gardening practices within urban areas to feed the most needy. In this group…

  • Home Power

    49 members Latest Activity: Jun 6, 2012 The people in Indiana are incredibly inventive. Lets talk about what people are doing. I hope people can contribute some good examples of what…

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Greener in 2015

Renee, what’s your best advice on how to be greener in the New Year?

Mary

Mary,

My best advice is to simply be more mindful. When you are continually conscious of your actions and your waste, you will find more and more small ways to green your life.

Stop making [...]

O plastic tree, o plastic tree

Renee,

I have a crappy old artificial tree.  What is the best way to dispose of it? And what do I do with old holiday lights?

Mary

Mary,

I’m pining fir the day that recycling is easy to understand.

Much older artificial trees had a metal “trunk” with detachable branches. [...]

Don’t re-gift, but recycle or reuse

Renee,

Can I recycle wrapping paper?  What about the fancy foil paper?  Ribbons and bows?

Mary

Mary,

According to the Republic Holiday Recycling Checklist, you may recycle plain and sparkly wrapping paper, tissue paper, and paper gift bags. You may not recycle ribbons, bows and laminated/coated gift bags. If [...]

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