Are Plastics Toxic? One take on Plastic information.

Plastics have become an everyday part of our lives, but are there issues we need to consider? What are the issues inherent in the type of plastic should that, say, you have it on the shelf as a vinyl binder or as a cup you drink out of.  As we become more aware of  of […]

Trying to find a good way to store magazines?

I don’t know about you, but saving magazines is a frustrating thing for me.  Either I have no idea where in the foot tall stack the information I need is, or I end up shoving them in a dark space, only to find them years later. So we stumbled on a way to turn your […]

How to Get Rid of a Vinyl Binder

Getting rid of a vinyl binder actually requires a bit of thought. Vinyl is in essence a toxic substance and if you want to recycle your vinyl binder you have to do some work. To recycle small amounts of vinyl binders: The only parts of a vinyl binder that can be recycled are the rings […]

Information on Vinyls, Dioxins and more

Naked Binder has worked hard to make 3-ring binders that are stronger, better looking and non-toxic. All this fuss and bother over a few 3-ring binders? Well, yes. In the US alone there are 40-60 million 3-ring binders sold and most of them are vinyl. Vinyl is cheap in many ways, but the hidden costs […]

Eco Friendly Recycled 3-Ring Binders?

Most people haven’t heard about an eco-friendly 3-ring binder.  Why bother? You may only use a few binders a year, but that adds up to 40-60 million 3-ring binders sold in the US alone every year.  The vast majority of these are made from vinyl. So what is wrong with that? A lot. Those 40 […]

Plastics – what you need to know about them

Plastics have become an everyday part of our lives, but are there issues we need to consider? What are the issues inherent in the type of plastic should that, say, you have it on the shelf as a vinyl binder or as a cup you drink out of.  As we become more aware of  of […]

Make your office look better: use a better 3-ring binder

A green office with a good sense of style is a better place to spend your time and builds confidence with customers. Naked Binder recently worked with an office to upgrade all of their binders.  The difference was astounding, but didn’t sink in until they saw the before and after photos.  I’m going to save […]

Greenwashing: getting the best from recycled office products

For those of us who go out of our way to buy greener products, there are a few things we need to do to not get ripped off. Problem 1. The amount of “green washing” out there is epidemic. Words like ‘natural’ or even ‘recyclable’ and ‘recycled’ are mis-used or have no agreed on meaning […]