Thursday, May 31, 2018

Are you ready to turn the tide?

Waterkeeper Alliance          
Each year, > 8 million metric tons of plastics ends up in the ocean. Are you ready to turn the tide? Become an champion at

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Need To Know


From diapers to greasy pizza boxes, here are six items that people incorrectly :

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

How to design a bin with aluminum cans

PepsiCo Recycling @PepsiRecycling                     
K-12 parents and teachers: Keep your students' recycling progress going over the summer by making these fun recycling bins using empty aluminum cans!

Monday, May 28, 2018

Happy Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day Folks. The administrative offices of the Coastal Environmental Partnership are closed today, May 28, Memorial day.

The Tuscarora Landfill, Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will follow their regular schedules.

Thank you to those who have served and their families and friends for the sacrifices made for our freedom.

Sunday, May 27, 2018

On Memorial Day – and every day

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Bottled water containers are 100% recyclable. On Memorial Day – and every day – remember to recycle your empty plastic beverage containers with the caps on! via . Or better yet, use a reusable bottle.

Happy World Turtle Day!

NC Aquarium on RI @NCAquarium_RI 3 hours ago
Happy World Turtle Day!🌎🐢 North Carolina is home to 21 turtle species.

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Land Based sources of marine litter

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This is a great graphic to explain land-based sources of

Friday, May 25, 2018

Celebrate the holiday weekend sustainably

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  • Happy Memorial Day

    Happy Memorial Day Folks. The administrative offices of the Coastal Environmental Partnership are closed May 28, Memorial day.

    The Tuscarora Landfill, Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will follow their regular schedules.

    Thank you to those who have served and their families and friends for the sacrifices made for our freedom.

    Thursday, May 24, 2018

    Have you seen the PepsiCo Recycling Roadster?

    In case you missed it
    1. Have you seen the PepsiCo Recycling Roadster? It's a hybrid vehicle that travels around the country teaching people about the importance of recycling & PepsiCo's Performance with Purpose mission. Follow its journey to see if it's coming to a city near you!

    Wednesday, May 23, 2018

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    Monday, May 21, 2018

    Litter is Trashy

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    Littering is a costly problem. Let’s do our part & keep our communities clean. tips: carry a litter bag in your vehicle & then throw trash where it belongs; pick up a piece of litter every day & make sure lids on your garbage cans r secured.

    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    The Tip of the Iceberg

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    Front cover of national geographic. Sustainability is a must as we progress.

    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    Planet or Plastic

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    has been a journey to understand the shocking facts on how much single use plastic we use. has been a great partner on this and is mobilizing their team to take a reusable lunch bag! 👏🏼👏🏼 please join us!

    Friday, May 18, 2018

    Steel Apeal

                                       
    The more steel packaging is properly collected, sorted and recycled, the more material is kept within the material loop, creating value and growing the circular economy.

    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    Public-space waste

    Resource Recycling
    Public-space waste and receptacle makers end lawsuits.

    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    flake-to-sheet

    Resource Recycling
    Two plastics companies to show off flake-to-sheet plant.

    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    Happy Early Mothers Day Weekend

     
    Happy Early to all the Mothers out there. Thanks for all the little unsung things that you guys do each and every day.

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    Toss your plastic bottles

    PepsiCo
    Here are a few more reasons to toss your plastic bottles in the recycling bin when you're done!

    Wednesday, May 9, 2018

    Appreciate the beauty around you everyday

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    Appreciate the beauty around you everyday. at Rocky Mount, NC

    Wolf Pack-n-Give


    Wolf Pack-n-Give is happening! Donate unwanted items, (Team Taylor posters), to be given to those in need via as well as @FeedthePack Food Pantry.

    Tuesday, May 8, 2018

    International Compost Awareness Week

            
     
     
     

    2018 Envirothon

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    Secretary was in Burlington recently as more than 500 of NC's brightest middle & high school students competed during the two-day 2018 Envirothon. Read all about it at our friends at 's new blog post at the link below!

    Monday, May 7, 2018

    PepsiCo Recycling Roadster


    Over Earth Day weekend, the PepsiCo Recycling Roadster brought 50 recycling bins to the High Water Music Festival in Charleston, S.C. and collected 400 bags of aluminum cans and plastic bottles.

    Sunday, May 6, 2018

    City Of New Bern Beautification Awards

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  • Saturday, May 5, 2018

    Sea turtle nesting beaches

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    Sea turtle nesting beaches in SE USA have high levels of micro plastics, which could alter incubation temperatures pic.twitter.com/VYoMPhcftl

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