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How Does Organic Farming Help the Environment?

In recent years, we’ve seen an explosion of organic foods in supermarkets and restaurants. Many consumers see organically farmed products as healthy and ethical choices, but one of the most beneficial aspects of the organic movement is the positive impact on the environment. Here are just a few… Read More

December 15, 2014 • Uncategorized

Simple Shower Tips to Save Water

Showering is such a normal part of the daily routine, we often don’t think about the impact it has on water consumption. But showers typically are the third largest source of water use in residential homes, after toilets and washing machines. The average American shower lasts for just… Read More

December 10, 2014 • Recycling Tips, Uncategorized
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August is National Water Quality Month

August is National Water Quality Month so we at RedFish Recycling would like to bring the issue of water quality to your attention and discuss why it has become such a major problem in the U.S. Nonpoint source pollution is the leading cause of water pollution in the… Read More

August 28, 2014 • Recycling Tips, Uncategorized
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Green Back to School Ideas

School is here and it’s time to enter into the chaos of annual school supply shopping. Many families cringe at the thought of spending hundreds of dollars on supplies that may not even be used. What’s worse is that gently used school supplies are usually thrown out at… Read More

August 1, 2014 • Landfill Free, Uncategorized
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Why Recycling Should Be Easy

In an interview with the Valley Morning Star, our co-founder Dean Putegnat said, “Recycling has to be easy. If it’s harder than throwing something away in the trash, then all this stuff will go in the trash.” We know that it’s easy to just throw all waste into… Read More

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Take the Steps to Reduce Food Waste

At a young age, we learned to feel guilty for wasting food because there are people out there who don’t have any. As we get older, the guilt fades, but the truth is the amount of food wasted globally each year is more than enough to feed nearly… Read More

June 16, 2014 • Recycling Tips, Uncategorized
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Ask the Disposal Experts: Old Concrete

Working on any home projects? If you’re tackling large projects like redoing your walkway or front stairs, you may have a pile of leftover material that you need to get rid of, more specifically concrete. Concrete is difficult to dispose of because it’s heavy and hard to transport.… Read More

June 10, 2014 • Reuse, Uncategorized