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News articles

Every school, every week

Gegan Elementary: Families are asked to save any kind of juice pouch (not juice boxes) and bring them to the collection center in the front lobby. The pouches do not have to be washed, just empty and in a plastic … Continue reading

Jan 24, 2013

Belle Aire Students Participate in 3rd Annual ‘Trash for Cash’ Raffle

Did you know that 99 percent of the total material flow in the United States becomes garbage within six months? Garbage goes to landfills where it releases carbon emissions that have a negative impact on the environment. Technically, some “non-recyclable” … Continue reading

Jan 24, 2013

7 Points for Having a Charitable Super Bowl Party

Super Bowl parties are a nationwide staple and it is one of the few times where everyone invited brings something. Now that the two teams have been decided, let the scurry for who is having the best party and the … Continue reading

Jan 24, 2013

Urban Action 1/23

Beyond the blue box ColorBrightonGreen.org will present “Recycling Beyond the Blue Box: TerraCycle and the Monroe County Ecopark,” at 6:30 p.m. onWednesday, January 23. Cheryl Bertou will explain how her son partnered with TerraCycle to reduce waste by recycling previously non-recyclable … Continue reading

Jan 24, 2013

Are You a Precycler?

Waste Less, Save More by Precycling by Leah Blunt –> We’ve all heard the familiar phrase; ‘reduce, reuse, recycle.’ For many of us, recycling is a habit to which we have grown accustomed. It makes sense to find ways to … Continue reading

Jan 23, 2013

Liz Swafford: What to do with used crayons and markers

Are there lots of broken and stubby crayons collecting dust at the bottom of your kid’s pencil box? What about dried up markers? Instead of throwing them out and sending them to the landfill you can recycle them. Crayons can be recycled at … Continue reading

Jan 23, 2013

In the Bag: It’s Crunch Time for Pinecrest Recycling Project

A Pinecrest High School recycling club is striving to make Moore County a little greener. Aayushi Patel, a school senior and president of the Student Environmental Association, said her group has recently initiated a pair of projects that involve both … Continue reading

Jan 18, 2013

Ex-smoker recycling cigarette butts

“It’s disgusting and wasteful, so I wanted to do something about it,” Stoner says. No, she’s not going to spend her off-duty time preaching about the evils of smoking and trying to get people to quit. Accepting that smoking will … Continue reading

Jan 17, 2013

TerraCycle Collection List

TerraCycle is going to turn your trash into KME’s cash! These are all the items we are collecting.

Jan 17, 2013

Absegami Environmental Group Collects Over 100 Flip-Flops for Recycling

Earth Shepherd Environmental Group of Absegami High School conducted its first fundraiser over the fall, collecting over 100 flip-flops to be recycled, according to Earth Shepherd President Jamie Infanti.   The group teamed up with the Smithville and Reeds Road elementary schools in the collection effort. … Continue reading

Jan 17, 2013

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