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Save Paper, Stop Junk Mail for Good!

All of the fliers and junk mail you receive inevitably end up in the trash, or hopefully, the recycling. Unsubscribing from these notifications and announcements can help save paper and ease your mailbox! Each of these links takes under a minute to unsubscribe: 1. Remove your name from… Read More

November 12, 2015 • Recycling Tips, Uses of Recyclables

Oysters: After the Table

At Redfish we love to see unique and innovative efforts to recycle and reuse, especially with materials that aren’t typical when it comes to recycling. Getting creative with materials by recycling and reusing can lead to great results along with keeping the environment clean. We came across a… Read More

August 12, 2015 • Landfill Free, Reuse, Uses of Recyclables

Upcycling: Outdoor Lighting

Looking for a way to light up your yard? Skip the store and upcycle a new light from items you already have. Upcycled lights have double the sustainability benefits; not only do they recycle old household materials, they also save energy by utilizing solar power. Here are a… Read More

July 15, 2015 • Reuse, Uses of Recyclables

Summer Upcycling Projects

A new season is upon us, and that means some redecoration is in order. As always, we’re here to keep you full of DIY ideas that look great around the house and won’t break the bank, all while reusing your old household materials. Here are 2 fun and… Read More

June 10, 2015 • Reuse, Uses of Recyclables

Welcome Birds to Your Garden

You may have noticed we have some pretty cool birds here in Brownsville. Because of our unique southern location, we get to see many birds common to the United States, but also some tropical species, too. Heck, within our city, you can see green parakeets, red-crowned parrots, and… Read More

March 9, 2015 • Uses of Recyclables
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Upcycling Ideas for Halloween

With Halloween right around the corner, you might be faced with the task of decorating your home. Instead of running to the store and buying a cartload of new decorations, reduce waste and save money with these simple DIY projects. Upcycling is a great way to reuse old… Read More

October 21, 2014 • Recycling Tips, Uses of Recyclables