Encouraging Recycling Through Positive Peer Pressure

Recently a like-minded recycling advocate, Jill McCutcheon of Sedona Recycles, reached out through a comment on one of our blog posts. I love finding others who have a similar vision and whose goals are congruent to ours here at Vangel. Founded in 1989, Sedona Recycles, Inc. was first an all volunteer drop off recycling program.  In 1996 the material recovery …

Giving the Gift of Sustainability

Recently I received an eCard from a thoughtful friend through a company called TreeGreetings.com. The eCard read: “When your TreeGreeting was purchased, we initiated the process to plant the trees which can take several months to make sure the planting conditions and location are just right. We are pleased to let you know that your fruit tree was recently planted …

Recycling in the Film Industry

We at Vangel think that companies and organizations which put forth the extra effort and demonstrate sustainable practices should be celebrated and encouraged. Recently, some influential entities in the film industry were honored for putting forth that extra effort in the form of the Golden Dumpster Award. The first annual Golden Dumpster Awards commenced on May 11th 2013 and Honorees included …