Sustainable Saturday: Recycle Like a Pro

Over the course of our three-part series, we’ve taken you through each piece of the mantra “reduce, reuse, and recycle.” Why is reducing your waste or   important? Because roughly 55 percent of 220 million tons of waste Americans produce every year ends up in landfills, out of sight and out of mind. The sheer

2018-06-19T19:24:29-07:00February 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Sustainable Saturday: Reuse Your Resources

In the first of our three-part Sustainable Saturday series on the mantra “reduce, reuse, recycle,” we discussed how you can reduce your waste. In this second installment, we will dive into the various ways you can reuse the resources you already have — including getting more out of your food. The United States is one

2018-06-19T19:24:29-07:00December 30th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Sustainable Saturday: Reduce Your Refuse

At Mercer Foods, we believe we have a responsibility as stewards to our planet. Join us for the first of a three-part Sustainable Saturday series, where we dive deep into a classic phrase: “Reduce, reuse, recycle.” At first glance, this catchy saying seems simple. Remember though, the actions are listed in order of importance. Reducing

2016-11-02T16:02:45-07:00October 29th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Sustainable Saturday: How To Reduce Carbon Emissions

The signs of climate change are starting to manifest all over the world, and the need to reduce carbon emissions is more pressing than ever. Such a large problem can seem insurmountable, but there are real steps everyone can take to reduce their carbon footprint. To reduce carbon emissions, Mercer Foods installed new technology in

2018-06-19T19:24:32-07:00September 10th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Sustainable Saturday: Why Solar? 3 Benefits of Solar Parks

Solar power is rapidly becoming a resource with exponential benefits. As part of Mercer Food’s Sustainable Saturday series, we outline the benefits of solar parks, and what they can do to make our world a more sustainable, healthier place. Solar parks utilize unused space Sustainability and conservation are often associated with doing more with resources

2016-08-18T15:02:04-07:00August 27th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |