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The Impact of Lighters On The Environment

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The Impact of Lighters On The Environment

    It is time to give a step back in time, slow down a bit and realize that many things we have created a while ago those have been replaced by single used plastics may be what we need to go for again.  I know it may seems crazy to bring up such a subject but the reality is that lighters have a huge impact on the environment. More than 350 million lighters are tossed every year. Common disposable gas lighters are designed to be thrown away after they run out of gas. When this happens, they will exist...

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What Is Composting?

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What Is Composting?

What Does It Mean To Compost?  Compost is organic material that can be added to soil to help plants grow. Food scraps and yard waste together currently make up more than 30 percent of what we throw away, and could be composted instead. Making compost keeps these materials out of landfills where they take up space and release methane, a potent greenhouse gas. Landfills emit many gases such as CO2 and CH4 (Methane) that are very harmful for the environment. But when these wastes are allowed to compose in a controlled environment, little to no emissions are created.  If you...

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