“Redefining Waste” Documentary and TEDxCSU members will be using recycled materials to create an educational booth

Producers of the “Redefining Waste” Documentary, a film series about individuals who live or create using waste, are teaming up with local students and organizations to make an educational booth made completely out of already used materials. It will be constructed using cans and plastic containers, broken furniture, construction scraps, and other items that commonly [...]

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Win Free TEDx Tickets!

  We’re partnering up with TEDxCSU, a TED conference affiliate in Fort Collins, Colorado, to offer a free pair of tickets to a lucky Redefining Waste supporter!     How to Enter: Just post a comment on any of the six Redefining Waste episodes between today, Monday March 19, and Monday April 9 (cut off time 11:59 p.m. MST). [...]

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artist at the dump san fran

Artist at the Dump: Recology Program

We are so excited about our new webisodes about people redefining waste. While we were filming Paul Cesewski at the San Fran dump, I couldn’t believe the amount of good stuff that was thrown away. One of my favorite quotes from Paul while filming was about how being an artist at the dump has ruined [...]

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greenrocker band from greenschools

Time to Rock n’ Roll with the Official Band of Green Schools

We love our teaming up with GreenSchools and helping spread the word about their awesomeness and mission! How cool is this YouTube video?! The Official Band of Green Schools! Check out the footage from their show “Earth Day is Everyday!”  

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Reinventing the T-shirt

Ahhhh the t-shirt. That classic staple clothing item many of us wear on a daily basis. From crew necks to v-necks and tight white crisp ones to colorful old favorites with band names, screen printing, and slogans across the chest. What more can be done to bring new life to the clothing piece that serves [...]

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prom dress made out of waste

fashion and waste = true love

While filming Waste? documentary webseries, I was shocked to discover the amount of clothes people throw away each year. Can you guess how much? Answer: the average American throws 54 pounds of clothes and shoes into the trash each year. That adds up to about 9 million tons of wearables that are sent into the [...]

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using newspapers to create art out of waste

green ideas from Pinterest

  I’ve been spending a lot of time on Pinterest the past couple of weeks and shocked how much I love it! If you are new to Pinterest you will soon find out why everyone is jumping on board. When you sign up you have to wait several weeks before you can set up your [...]

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using social media to promote waste documentary webseries

new website and ready for action

Technology was a lot different back in 2009, don’t ya think? But now it’s 2012, and we are kicking off the new year with four NEW waste websidoes that are gonna rock your world. And thanks to social media, we are going to have some fun doing it. I just created this new website today www.wastedocumentary.com [...]

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