Comments on: Five Tips for a Low-Trash Super Bowl Tailgate http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2013/02/02/five-tips-for-a-low-trash-super-bowl-tailgate/ News, opinions, photos and facts from Ocean Conservancy Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:26:37 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.4.2 By: nereid7 http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/2013/02/02/five-tips-for-a-low-trash-super-bowl-tailgate/#comment-2178 nereid7 Sun, 22 Dec 2013 20:31:53 +0000 http://blog.oceanconservancy.org/?p=4487#comment-2178 Yeah, the laundry:  in my part of NY State, if I do my laundry after 9 PM or before 6 AM (I have an early-rising cat, so I'm up anyway and my best TV programs are over at 10 PM), I get a lower utility rate and, especially in the winter when the furnace is going anyway, it drys on my basement lines, clothes rack or, if I have to get the wrinkles out, it's less than 5 minutes in the drier and then they "hang flat".  Over time, this has an effect.  Ditto for my cloth lunch bag and my unbreakable thermos for hot/cold.  The reusable cloth or Other grocery bags took some effort to remember, but I persevered.  I know not everyone can do this, but I'm just saying, it works for me. Yeah, the laundry:  in my part of NY State, if I do my laundry after 9 PM or before 6 AM (I have an early-rising cat, so I’m up anyway and my best TV programs are over at 10 PM), I get a lower utility rate and, especially in the winter when the furnace is going anyway, it drys on my basement lines, clothes rack or, if I have to get the wrinkles out, it’s less than 5 minutes in the drier and then they “hang flat”.  Over time, this has an effect.  Ditto for my cloth lunch bag and my unbreakable thermos for hot/cold.  The reusable cloth or Other grocery bags took some effort to remember, but I persevered.  I know not everyone can do this, but I’m just saying, it works for me.

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