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What To Do With All The Makeup You Never Wear

Are you a makeup hoarder? If you like makeup and have even done a little bit of experimenting, then you probably are! The thing about makeup is that often we buy things at the suggestion of others, from the sales person at a local beauty counter, or even on a whim online. Then we get it home and don't know what to do with it, or it looks different when we apply it ourselves.
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Iqaluit Is in Desperate Need of More Public Garbage Bins

For over two years now, I've been living in Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut and site of one of this year's northernmost Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup events! Part of the reason why there was so much garbage to collect along the main route is that Iqaluit is in desperate need for more public garbage and recycling bins. There are less than a handful along the main route through town.
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What Wealth Means For Waste

Forget about peak oil. An Ontario researcher says the real concern facing the planet should be peak trash."Solid waste is an incredibly useful proxy for total global impact," said Daniel Hoornweg of t...