Reduce Reuse and Recycle Links

 

At Keys to Living Light, we want to keep as much of the “stuff” we declutter as possible out of landfills. Here are resources to determine the best “new home” for our things.

 

 

(guide on recycling and donating household items)

A Complete Guide to Scrap Metal Recycling – Resource Page – Industrial Metal Service

https://glassrecyclingfoundation.org/  (glass recycling)

https://www.usatla.org/  (toy libraries)

https://www.donategoodstuff.org/ (helps connect individuals with donation resoures)

https://reusemn.org (offers education, advocacy, and promotion of reuse in Minnesota)

Sustainability: Just a Business Trend? – Polyshot Hot Runner Systems (sustainability infographic)

Eco-Conscious DIY: Simple Tips for Furniture Restoration at Home (hardwaretree.com)

(tips to restore furniture ar home)

Eco-Friendly Furniture Trends: Style Meets Sustainability (ugreen.io)

(guide to sustainable furniture choices)

 
 
 

Recycle and Donation Opportunities

Recycle athletic jerseys

Sustainable Swaps Eco-friendly Alternatives to Traditional Basketball Jerseysv

Donate Human Hair

https://locksoflove.org/get-involved/

https://cancercareservices.org

Donate Crutches:
 
 
Recycle Electonics/Batteries
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Recycling Drop Off Facilites:
 
Donate to Crisis Nursery:
 
Donations that give rewards:
 
 
Asbestos Recycling:
 
 
 
Food Shelves/Clothing Centers:
 
 
www.satruck.org (Salvation Army)
 
 
Recycle Pill Bottles:
 
 
Send to: Kellie Gillespie, 22287 Mulholland Hwy #5811, Calabasas CA 91302
She creates art with them
 
 
Recycle Trophies
 
 
Recycle Office Supplies:
 
 
 

Resale Opportunities

www.thredup.com (online consignment and thrift store)
www.Gazelle.com (sell cell phones)
www.newuses.com (general home decor and furniture)
https://www.wabisabishop.com/ (furniture and home decor)
www.turnstyleconsign.com (men and women’s clothes, home decor)
https://poshmark.com/sell (men, women, kids and home)
https://www.therealreal.com/ (luxury consignment, men, women, kids, home)
https://kidizen.com/  (higher end kids clothing)
https://www.decluttr.com/  (sell tech devices, legos)
https://www.tradesy.com/sell-landing/ (sell clothing, shoes, accessories)
https://www.mercari.com/ (can sell most items)
https://www.vinted.com/ (clothing, shoes, accesories)
https://menswear-market.com/ (men’s high end clothing, shoes, accessories)
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/ (anything, must be on facebook)
https://www.fashionavenueresale.com/ (high end women’s clothing and accessories)
https://stockx.com/ (sneakers, handbags, electronics and collectables)