Reuse

Worm Order

So you’ve heard of composting with worms and you’d like to try it out! NEAT has a clew of worms in our office that we are happy to share. That […]

Help Wanted: NOURISH

NOURISH is a pilot program that is focused on two goals:1) Providing practical job training and skills development for entry in to food services; and 2) Providing healthy, affordable food […]

Journey Towards a Litterless Lunch

The Reality of a Litterless Lunch By Heidi Avanthay The concept of a litterless lunch is simple: reduce the amount of waste your child creates at school by packing their […]

NEAT Finds Thrift Store is Open for Business

As of 6pm on October 31, 2017, Action BC transferred the operations of ABC Thrift Shop to the Northern Environmental Action Team (NEAT).  At 10am on November 1st, 2017, the […]

Textiles are the Next Frontier of REUSE

We know about recycling our drink containers, paper, and plastics.  What happens to clothing and textiles?  According to Value Village, a thrift store chain in North America, 85% of our […]