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The 5 Rules of Back to School

by happy August 16, 2013 Eco Tips, Live Green, Recycling Education, Zero Waste

The three Rs have a completely different meaning than they did 175 years ago when the expression was first coined.

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Office Recycling Starts with You

by happy July 29, 2013 Eco Tips, Energy Saving Tips, HSR Services, Live Green, Recycling Education

Though it may seem like these four items have nothing in common, they all share a common destiny: the landfill.

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Living With Less Stuff

by happy July 04, 2013 DIY Projects, Live Green, Recycling Education

A recent article published in the New York Times, “Living With Less. A Lot Less” talked about how one man

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Green Tips to Stay Cool This Summer

by happy June 20, 2013 DIY Projects, Eco Tips, Energy Saving Tips, Live Green

Meteorologists are predicting record-breaking heat this summer in Metro Vancouver. While this is good news for ice cream companies, it’s

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Be an Eco-Globetrotter: Take Green Vacations!

by happy June 12, 2013 Eco Tips, Live Green

With the school season almost over, many families are planning for a much-deserved getaway. But travelling doesn’t mean you should

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Pedal Power: It’s Bike to Work Week!

by happy May 29, 2013 Conferences and Events, Eco Tips, Energy Saving Tips

It’s Bike to Work Week in Metro Vancouver! Don’t burn fossils fuels, burn calories by swapping four wheels for two.

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Give Your Mom the Gift of Green for Mother’s Day

by happy May 09, 2013 Conferences and Events, DIY Projects, Holiday Hours, Live Green

Sure, you could give mom the usual gifts like flowers and perfume for Mother’s Day. But what about giving her

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Incinerate Incinerators

by happy April 28, 2013 Eco Tips, Energy Saving Tips, Live Green, Recycling Education, Zero Waste

Think incineration is a good thing? THINK AGAIN. Incinerators are heavy polluters. When materials like plastics and paper are burned

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Hot Off the (Recycled) Press!

by happy April 11, 2013 Conferences and Events, HSR Services, Recycling Education, Zero Waste

There has been some exciting new things happening over here at Happy Stan’s. So before you fall of the edge

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Gamers, Take it to the Next Level and Recycle!

by happy April 03, 2013 DIY Projects, Eco Tips, HSR Services, Live Green, Recycling Education

Video games, like other electronics, can create large amount of e-waste. Just take a look around your house right now

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