New Jersey Blog Posts

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Why Littering Is Not the True Problem

July 30, 2018

In our efforts to reduce waste, we have often heard people say that the “real” problem is the people who throw their garbage on the sidewalk and out their car windows.

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Short-term Satisfaction, Long-Term Ramifications: The Environmental Issues with Online Shopping

July 18, 2018

The addiction to instant gratification has turned e-commerce into an envir

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Tips for a Successful Plastic Free July!

July 3, 2018
"Think about it…why would you make something that you are going to use for a few minutes out of a material that’s basically going to last forever.
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Upcoming Clean Water Action Events in New Jersey - Don't Miss Out!

June 29, 2018

Join us at some fun events this summer and fall in New Jersey!

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Paper or Plastic? Why the Answer Should be “Neither”

June 25, 2018

The answer on whether to choose paper or plastic is neither. The best environmentally friendly solution is to avoid single-use items altogether in favor of reusables.

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Every Voice Counts

June 12, 2018

The ReThink Disposable team has been hard at work encouraging businesses to reduce their use of plastic straws.