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
November 18, 2014How to Recycle Dry-Cleaning Bags
Dry-cleaning bags, made of hard-to-recycle plastic film, are best avoided.
November 6, 2014How to Recycle Pool Toys
As another swimming season has ended, what can be done with unwanted pool toys?
October 29, 2014How to Recycle Swimming Pool Chemicals
Toxic and combustive pool chemicals need to be handled and disposed of with the utmost care.
October 22, 2014How to Recycle Jars
Glass can be recycled over and over again, and virtually every city and town has access to recycling options.
October 15, 2014How to Recycle Cat Litter
Kitty litter can be composed of many different materials, but regardless of its makeup, be cautious when attempting to compost or dispose.