recycling http://iowapublicradio.org en Deconstruction and Reuse http://iowapublicradio.org/post/deconstruction-and-reuse <p>A dilapidated outbuilding or a house in need of serious updating may look like an eyesore, but it is also an opportunity to recycle and reuse old materials. &nbsp;Join host Charity Nebbe, Home Improvement Expert Bill McAnnally, and Siobhan Spain of the Center on Sustainable Communities for a talk about deconstruction. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 20:10:02 +0000 Charity Nebbe 38042 at http://iowapublicradio.org Deconstruction and Reuse Sioux City May End Glass Recycling http://iowapublicradio.org/post/sioux-city-may-end-glass-recycling <p></p><p></p><p>Sioux City’s garbage contractor is asking the City Council to discontinue collecting glass for recycling.</p><p>The City Council will vote next week on the request to exclude glass from the city’s curbside pickup of recyclable materials.</p><p>Glass is easy to recycle, but expensive to haul to a recycling center - and inexpensive to make new.</p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 11:02:26 +0000 Dean Borg 28435 at http://iowapublicradio.org Sioux City May End Glass Recycling