Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Plastic Straws Ileagal

 
The bill, which would apply only to sit-down restaurants, aims to curb excessive waste.
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Green Team Creates Positive Impact

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Monday, January 29, 2018

Don't be a litter bug

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has announced the national Grand Prize winners of its “How Will You … End Littering?” video contest.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Don't mess with Texas

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Excited to announce that was awarded the State Agency Partner Award at 's national conference! We are proud to partner with an organization that has furthered our mission and helped us make a difference. Read more about the award here:

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Keep your butt to yourself.

Green Team        
Let's make this the year we end littering in ! cigarettes and cigar tips are litter too. You can report littering at 256-53-CLEAN.

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friends come in all shapes and sizes.

Waste Industries           
Our friends over at Trash Truck Tuesday continue to remind us that friends come in all shapes and sizes.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Marine Fisheries new Director Steve Murphey

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Coastal Review recently featured Marine Fisheries new Director Steve Murphey in its "Our Coast's People" section. For nearly 30 years, he has shown true dedication to safeguarding North Carolina's coast.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Looking for a summer internship?

NC Aquarium on RI          
Looking for a summer internship? We have lots of opportunities, from education to exhibits! Applications are due by February 13th. Find all the details and how to apply➡️

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Leave it to the Kids

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"If you want grown-ups to , just tell their kids the importance of recycling, and they'll be all over it." -

Monday, January 22, 2018

Hey Scott Mouw!!

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Way to go Coca-Cola! All of us at can't wait to work together to meet your goals and help create a "World Without Waste".

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Outdoor lessons

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Outdoor lessons improve children's learning

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Thanks NC public schools!

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Thanks ! We at appreciate the mention and the opportunities to partner with you on and efforts.

Friday, January 19, 2018

Don't kick the can

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Don't kick the can down the road. Recycle it! Other industries talk about sustainability – America’s beverage companies have built our technologies and our business practices around it. Find out how here:

Improve recycling awareness and education

KeepAmericaBeautiful           
We are eager to partner with on initiatives this year to help improve recycling awareness and education!

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Inspire your classroom to recycle all year long!

PepsiCoRecycling          
K-12 teachers: A fun bulletin board is a great way to inspire your classroom to recycle all year long! Check out our Pinterest page for more resource and materials.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Keep them inspired

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inspires awe for in next generations. Keep them inspired with these facts!

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Your plastic bottles can be turned into jackets and coats

In case you missed it
  1. Did you know, your plastic bottles can be turned into jackets and coats?

Monday, January 15, 2018

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Schedule

Our Administrative offices will be closed today, January 15, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. The Tuscarora Landfill, Newport Transfer Station and Grantsboro Transfer Station will operate on their regular schedules.

Sunday, January 14, 2018

That bottle in your cup holder today could become a park bench

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That bottle in your cup holder today could become a park bench or even filling for a parka one day?

Saturday, January 13, 2018

More and more major airports are switching to renewable energy

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More and more major airports are switching to renewable energy

Friday, January 12, 2018

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Schedule

Our Administrative offices will be closed Monday, January 15, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. The Tuscarora Landfill, Newport Transfer Station and Grantsboro Transfer Station will operate on their regular schedules.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

It’s time to do inventory in the backyard

Keep FL Beautiful           
Slowly, but surely, many parts of are beginning to warm up again! For some , it’s time to do inventory in the . Old wooden pallets or barrels can become unique & furniture. Take a look!

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

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2017 ends in a tie: wins in Total Recycling (98,521 pounds of material recycled, composted or donated), while wins in Diversion (93.57% recycling, plus organics composting and recovery).

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Happy Turtle Tuesday

Ocean Conservancy           

Our Earth Amazes Me

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The 2017 Photo Competition ended with our first Grand Prize photograph taken with a drone after Kevin Nestvogel took home top honors with his shot of the salt marsh in New Hanover County. Congrats!

Monday, January 8, 2018


Saturday, January 6, 2018

Recycle your glass


Recycle your glass: It's the clear choice. And brown. And green...

Friday, January 5, 2018

Job Opportunity


Part-Time Scale Operator

 

 

                The Coastal Environmental Partnership is seeking a part-time scale operator to work at its Newport (Carteret County) solid waste transfer station. Good customer service skills, the ability to work independently, and the ability to operate a computer-based weight and billing system are required.  Interested parties may obtain an application at the Newport Transfer Station, 800 Hibbs Road, Newport, NC or by calling 252-633-1564.  Applications will be accepted through January 10, 2018. 

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Inclement Weather

The Tuscarora Landfill, the Newport Transfer Station and the Pamlico Transfer Station will open at 10:00 Friday Morning.

Our marine life depends on it.

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