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Sustainable Spring Cleaning: Part 1

by happy February 20, 2015 DIY Projects, Eco Tips, Energy Saving Tips, Live Green, Zero Waste

Spring is almost here! As we bid adieu to winter and usher in spring, it’s the perfect time to purge,

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Happy Stan’s Christmas Poem

by happy December 22, 2014 Holiday Hours, HSR Services, Live Green

T’was the night before Christmas, when all through the city only one stirring was Happy Stan, not even a kitty;

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Plastic Bags: Break the Cycle

by happy December 08, 2014 Eco Tips, Live Green, Recycling Education, Zero Waste

Canadians take home 55 million plastic shopping bags each week, with a large percentage ending up in the landfill. Once

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Bike to Work Week in the TriCities!

by happy October 16, 2014 Conferences and Events, Eco Tips, Live Green

Bike To Work Week is just around the corner! From October 27th to November 2nd, people across the province will

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Zero Waste International Alliance Conference 2014

by happy September 29, 2014 Conferences and Events, HSR Services, Live Green, Recycling Education, Zero Waste

  It’s finally here! This week our General Manager, Jamie, is off to Nanaimo for the #ZWIA14 Conference. This is

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School’s Out! Happy Stan’s Tips to Un-Plug This Summer

by happy June 25, 2014 DIY Projects, Eco Tips, HSR Services, Live Green, Recycling Education, Zero Waste

Now that school’s out, the big question for many parents is how to keep the kids busy — that doesn’t

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Don’t Scrap Those Food Scraps!

by happy June 11, 2014 DIY Projects, Eco Tips, HSR Services, Live Green, Recycling Education

Broccoli leaves, onion skins, orange peels, melon rinds, squash seeds — the list goes on and on. All of these

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Eco Home Renovations

by happy May 26, 2014 DIY Projects, Eco Tips, Energy Saving Tips, Live Green, Recycling Education

Summer is the most popular time for home renovations. Many use the warm summer months to update the kitchen, build

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Keep It Green for Mom and Mother Nature!

by happy May 08, 2014 Conferences and Events, DIY Projects, Eco Tips, Energy Saving Tips, Live Green, Zero Waste

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and flowers are the most popular gift for such an occasion. Sure, you

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Are You into Heavy Metal?

by happy April 30, 2014 Eco Tips, Energy Saving Tips, HSR Services, Live Green, Recycling Education, Resource Recovery Center

How many metals are in your kitchen cupboards right now? Chances are, quite a few. From soda to soup, aluminum

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