Queen of Green archives

  • Photo: Of rats and compost

    Of rats and compost

    October 21, 2009

    To trouble shoot for rats, make sure no cooked, greasy or meaty foods get into the compost. These are really fragrant and tempting for critters like rats. More »

  • Photo: Plastic or glass?

    Plastic or glass?

    October 14, 2009

    Bev asks: What kind of containers should I consider when I'm buying goods at the grocery store: plastic, glass or aluminum? First and foremost, avoid excess packaging whenever possible or... More »

  • Photo: Fridge recycling

    Fridge recycling

    October 7, 2009

    Lissa Guilbault asks: My fridge is more than 10 years old and needs some maintenance. The deal offered by Hydro-Québec is that they will come and pick up any fridge... More »