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Brownsville School Bells Are Ringing

School supplies signal the start of a new school year and as the Brownsville school bells ring, classroom supplies are already being used up quickly. Implementing recycling in your classroom and school as a whole can make a big difference in waste reduction for our community.   Take… Read More

September 3, 2015 • Recycling Tips

Tips for Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Recycling to rid your home of waste can seem second nature but when it comes to disposing household hazardous waste materials, a simple trashcan won’t do. Did you know that household cleaning substances were responsible for 8.6% of the calls received by the National Poison Data System in… Read More

August 5, 2015 • Recycling Tips

Ask the Disposal Experts: Lights

It’s summertime, which means we aren’t using our lights as much as we sometimes do. With the sun setting so late, we can rely on natural light to illuminate most of our daily activities. But no matter the time of year, your light bulbs can die, and when… Read More

July 20, 2015 • Recycling Tips

Tips for a Green Independence Day

The colors of American independence may be red, white, and blue, but that doesn’t mean you can’t add in some green this Fourth of July. While we all enjoy celebrating outside with friends and family on the Fourth, it’s important to make sure your party is environmentally friendly.… Read More

July 1, 2015 • Recycling Tips, Reuse

Ask the Disposal Experts: Electronics

Technology is exciting. Sometimes we’re so pumped to get that shiny new phone, tablet, or computer we forget to think about what we’re doing with the old one. It can be tempting to just throw it in the trash, but discarding electronics can have a negative impact on… Read More

June 2, 2015 • Recycling Tips
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Composting Secrets

You’re composting? Great! Whether you’re just getting started or have been at it for years, by using a compost bin you’re taking a major step to benefit the planet and shrink your own planetary footprint. Composting is a pretty straightforward process, but like anything, results can vary. If… Read More

May 18, 2015 • Recycling Tips
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Teach Your Kids About Recycling

With the tremendous global impact recycling has on sustainability it is imperative the future generations pick up where we left off. So while it’s important to do what we can for the planet, it’s even more important to teach our children the importance of caring for Mother Earth.… Read More

January 19, 2015 • Recycling Tips