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Celebrating Those Companies Making Better Environmental Choices — Mo’s Green Corner

I was pleased as punch to see many of our supermarkets and large warehouse chains installing a ‘soft’ plastic recycling regime – see http://www.recycling.kiwi.nz/soft-plastics for more info. Yay, companies taking responsibility for the amount of plastic they are pumping out into our communities and ultimately the environment. What a shame they are not collected alongside […]…… Continue reading Celebrating Those Companies Making Better Environmental Choices — Mo’s Green Corner

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Seed Packets – Make Your Own Gifts! — Mo’s Green Corner

Looking for a cheap and wholesome present idea for Christmas? Why not give seeds? What a great gift for grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends – and the cost – just a few packets of seeds, some little bags or foil wrap and some time! I have popped some templates below and all you need to do…… Continue reading Seed Packets – Make Your Own Gifts! — Mo’s Green Corner

All groups · Greenown+ · Recylcing · Waste reduction

Electronics Graveyard

Stephen Blyth from Greenown + is on a mission to tackle his electronic graveyard. One by one our electronics graveyard has been mounting up. It’s not like we’ve been upgrading computers every year, but the pile of gadgets and cables that are dead or surplus to requirements keeps growing. Most of the equipment is old…… Continue reading Electronics Graveyard

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Sowing Seeds – Sounds Easy… — Mo’s Green Corner

  Spring! The busiest time in the garden as we’re doing most of the hard work sowing the seeds and planting for produce that will see us through summer. Tomatoes picked from the vine, salads coming straight from the garden – and oh my, those strawberries! But how many of us have tried to sow…… Continue reading Sowing Seeds – Sounds Easy… — Mo’s Green Corner