Category Archives: Think Outside The Bin

MILESTONE – 100,000 unique views on Think Outside The Bin!

Think Outside the Bin just hit 100,000 all time views! Thank you for all your support. Top Post: Landfill Statistics Top Click: New Eyes for the Needy  Recycling changes every day, so keep those comments coming and let us know … Continue reading

Posted in Think Outside The Bin | Leave a comment

Clean the World: Recycle toiletries and soap

Join in the 2014 Spring Clean Soap Drive to support the Graduate Business Association! Take your extra toiletries, sample/travel soaps, shampoo, lotion, etc. and drop them off at the Charlotte, NC Projective Eye Gallery, at the corner of Brevard and … Continue reading

Posted in Think Outside The Bin | Leave a comment

Donate Vehicles to Bart Starr’s Rawhide Boys Ranch

RAWHIDE BOYS RANCH Years ago, I had the honor of working for Bart Starr in his real estate development company in Alabama. He and his wife, Cherry were two of the kindest people I ever met in my career. For … Continue reading

Posted in Airplances, Industrial Equipment, Tax Deductions, Think Outside The Bin, Vehicles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Stuff Stop

Professional Organizer Sue Anderson at Simplified Living Solutions has launched a new website called The Stuff Stop that matches up people’s unwanted stuff with people (charities & ministries) that need your unwanted items. With a simple click of the mouse … Continue reading

Posted in Think Outside The Bin | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Think Outside The Bin is a Go-To Resource

At the 2012 Virginia State Conference of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Think Outside The Bin was recognized as the “go to” source for recycling. This resource guide helped the Frances Bland Randolph Chapter in Petersburg, VA win the … Continue reading

Posted in Aluminum cans, Newspapers, Plastic, Think Outside The Bin | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Rainforest Alliance Thinks Outside The Bin

RAINFOREST ALLIANCE At a local coffee house recently, I noticed a cute little green frog.  Not an actual frog (that would have been alarming beside my Mocha Latte), but a certification seal on a sign.  It accompanied the proud announcement … Continue reading

Posted in Corporations Making a Difference, Corporations that Think Outside The Bin, Think Outside The Bin | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Top Ten Recycling Tips from Think Outside The Bin

THINK OUTSIDE THE BIN “Think Outside The Bin:  Discard your common household items, help your neighbor, help your earth” was written with a vision of making a difference in America’s homes and landfills.  In celebration of our success, we offer … Continue reading

Posted in Benefits of Recycling, Crocs, Dentures, Get Organized, Medicine, planet earth, Plastic, Plastic bags, recycling, Social Recycling, Think Outside The Bin | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Think Outside The Bin 2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 22,000 times in 2011. If it were a … Continue reading

Posted in Think Outside The Bin | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

New Year’s Resolution to Recycle More

Start a Recycling Revolution in 2012! Some resolutions to consider: Resolve to begin recycling if you don’t already. You can start small. This site provides a wealth of information about getting your recycling efforts off the ground. If you already … Continue reading

Posted in recycling, Reuse, Think Outside The Bin | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Donation Valuation Guides for End of Year Giving

Out with the old, in with the new. The last week of the year is a busy time for Goodwill, Salvation Army and other organizations that collect donations of clothing, household items, electronics and more. “The joy of giving is … Continue reading

Posted in Think Outside The Bin | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment