19 Apr '11, 11am

How to dispose of 8 odd, seemingly difficult-to-recycle items

How to dispose of 8 odd, seemingly difficult-to-recycle items

Greeting cards are a funny one. They’re such a pleasure to receive but what to do when the sometimes sappy sentiment wears off? Do you dare throw away the Snoopy St. Patrick’s Day card that Great Aunt Helen sent three years ago? While there are numerous greeting card craft projects (Hanukkah card coasters, anyone?) to consider, if you’re looking to unload a huge mass of old cards that you’ve been hoarding in shoeboxes stashed under the bed, check out the St. Jude’s Ranch for Children Recycled Card Program . As part of the Kids Corp. program at St. Jude’s Ranch, children who have been abandoned, neglected or abused are given the chance to learn entrepreneurship skills by making new greeting cards out of fronts of old ones. Click here to find out how to donate your old greeting cards. No old Disney, Hallmark or American Greetings cards, please.

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/recycling/stories/how-to-dis...

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