Archive for the ‘Recycling’ Category

Throwaway society: Rejecting a life consumed by plastic

January 20th, 2020 No comments
Categories: Plastic, Recycling Tags:

Majority of plastic recyclables in Halifax being turned into synthetic lumber | CBC News

January 14th, 2020 No comments
Categories: Canada, Environment, Plastic, Recycling Tags:

Things I have re-used or dismantled or properly recycled…

December 22nd, 2019 No comments

2020/01/14 – replaced thermal fuse in Black & Decker hand mixer.  Good as new!

24″ pedastal fan; bushing on output shaft siezed; recovered: AC cord, 2 wire, 36″;

vertical fan, black; recovered: AC cord, 2-wire, 36″, slow AC motor; re-purposed: body, motor, fan, controls -> Cedric’s computer room?  Garage?




Categories: My Work, Recycling Tags:

Recycling plastic is probably not worth it, according to MIT expert – Insider

October 26th, 2019 No comments
Categories: Economics, energy, Environment, Plastic, Recycling Tags: