Greening Is A Team Sport!

This article summarizes the nature and significance of Waste Management’s landmark investment in Recyclebank.

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Blue is the New Green

 Did you know that 70% of the world’s oxygen comes from the ocean? Or that 97% of the biosphere is in the sea? The oceans also absorb much of our carbon dioxide and hold 97% of the earth’s water. Every single human being, plant and animal is literally dependent on the ocean for survival. Yet we treat our oceans like a bottomless liquid landfill. Recent events have elevated ocean abuse to a top of mind environmental crisis. The infamous Great Pacific Garbage Patch – composed of small but strong bits of plastic waste – is estimated to be much larger than the state of Texas. The April...

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Bennu’s Top 5 Tips for Greening Your Holidays

The holidays are a time to celebrate, but here is a fact only worthy of regret: we toss much more waste during the holiday season than at any other point in the year. Specifically, Americans produce 25% more trash between Thanksgiving and New Year’s, amounting to 6 million extra tons of garbage! Regardless of your religious persuasion, wanton consumption is never considered virtuous. When we over-spend, over-eat and over-use, we are threatening the sustainability of the communities we love. Fortunately, greening your lifestyle is both fun and rewarding! Bennu is happy to bring to you tips...

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