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Upcycled holiday wrapping brings good cheer

Upcycled holiday wrapping brings good cheer

Posted by Kate Gislason on Dec 13th 2019

The holiday spirit was alive and well this year during Shop Everything MSU, the annual Surplus Store holiday sale. It's easy
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The Great Pumpkin Plop!

The Great Pumpkin Plop!

Posted by Lea Dyga on Nov 15th 2019

In many American households, it is a fall tradition to decorate with festive gourds and pumpkins. But what happens to all tho
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Upcycle this Halloween!

Upcycle this Halloween!

Posted by Kate Gislason on Oct 18th 2019

When you finish a carton of milk, don't just toss it -- pull out the paints because it's time to get your upcycle on! These m
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Carboard creates unique upcycled film set

Carboard creates unique upcycled film set

Posted by Lea Dyga on Oct 10th 2019

Kirsten Leenaars, a Chicago-based artist, teamed with the Broad Art Museum to bring forth The Broadcast, a cinematic commenta
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Spiraling toward a Circular Economy

Spiraling toward a Circular Economy

Posted by Kate Gislason on Oct 3rd 2019

Here at the Surplus Store & Recycling Center, we think a lot about how to cut out waste. Could building new products from
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Settle in Sustainably

Settle in Sustainably

Posted by Lea Dyga on Aug 26th 2019

Believe it or not, it’s that time of year again! Students have flocked back to East Lansing, and moved in to their new digs.
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