Author: Sustainable Seward

Sustainable Seward Tip of the Week

What does sustainability mean?  Sustainability is the process of maintaining change in a balanced fashion.  In order to be sustainable, we must use resources in a balanced way, a way that provides us what we need, but does not destroy the resource.  For an example of this principle, we can […]

Sustainable Seward Tip of the Week

Starting recycling is simple!  Just get another container or trash bag and put all of your aluminum cans or glass bottles in there.  Then when you go to the dump to take your trash, you can simply take your recycling as well!  In my house, we have a cardboard box […]

Sustainable Seward Tip of the Week

It is a common misconception that recyclable materials are simply sent to landfills instead of being truly recycled.  In Seward, all of our recyclables are baled and sent to Anchorage.  From there, the materials are sorted and sent to plants where they are recycled and re-purposed.  One way that recyclable […]