Sophia Bennett - Writer

Sophia Bennett is a freelance writer based in Eugene, OR. Her work has been featured in more than a dozen magazines, newspapers and blogs. She is a dedicated home recycler, an avid thrift store shopper and a huge compost nerd.

Sophia's other professional experience include six years with the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County, an internationally recognized leader in the field of nonprofit waste-based business development, and a year as an economic development and recycling coordinator in the U.K. She's volunteered with the Oregon State University Extension Service Compost Specialist program and Willamette Farm and Food Coalition. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, reading, crafts, gardening and spending time with her husband and twin daughters.

Articles By Sophia

January 23, 2015

How to Recycle Kitchen Cabinets

Nifty tips and resources for recycling and reusing your old kitchens cabinets.

January 21, 2015

How to Recycle Textiles

Textile recycling options abound no matter where you live.

January 13, 2015

How to Recycle SD Cards

Hard-to-recycle SD cards can be reused in a number of different ways.

January 7, 2015

How to Recycle Paint

Latex paint is completely recyclable and reusable, while oil paint must be treated as household hazardous waste.

December 31, 2014

How to Recycle Christmas Lights

If you are taking down Christmas lights with no intent to reuse them next holiday season, you have recycling options.