Friday, November 30, 2018

Celebrating Reducing Waste and Recycling

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

All in on Recycling

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Welcome and thank you for supporting the "All in on Recycling" challenge to improve for 25 million families. Together, we're transforming recycling for good!

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Monday, November 26, 2018

"When the frost is on the punkin...

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"When the frost is on the punkin; and the fodder's in the shock" Read the entire poem at: Report your late fall observations: !

Sunday, November 25, 2018

The inception of the garbage truck

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A look back at how equipment has evolved since the inception of the garbage truck, as well as how refuse have leveraged advancements in over the years.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Reduce your waste in the kitchen


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More than 13 billion pounds of paper towels are used each year in the U.S. Reduce your waste in the kitchen by swapping paper towels with cloth towels when you can! 📷:

Friday, November 23, 2018

Thanksgiving Schedule

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone.

The Tuscarora Landfill, the Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will be closed Thanksgiving Day. The Administrative offices will be closed Thanksgiving Day and Friday the 29th.

We hope you have a safe and happy Holiday Season.

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Thanksgiving Schedule

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone.

The Tuscarora Landfill, the Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will be closed Thanksgiving Day. The Administrative offices will be closed Thanksgiving Day and Friday the 23rd.

We hope you have a safe and happy Holiday Season.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Thanksgiving Schedule

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone.

The Tuscarora Landfill, the Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will be closed Thanksgiving Day. The Administrative offices will be closed Thanksgiving Day and Friday the 23rd.

We hope you have a safe and happy Holiday Season.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Thanksgiving Schedule

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone.

The Tuscarora Landfill, the Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will be closed Thanksgiving Day. The Administrative offices will be closed Thanksgiving Day and Friday the 23rd.

We hope you have a safe and happy Holiday Season.

Monday, November 19, 2018

UNC Regalia

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Did you know recycled plastic bottles can be used to make carpet, fleece and even your regalia? Each gown is made from an average of 23 post-consumer plastic bottles, keeping over 165,000 bottles out of landfills each year. ♻️

Sunday, November 18, 2018

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Saturday, November 17, 2018

Keep your butt to yourself

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According to , 32% of litter found in storm drains are tobacco products. Not only do these pollutants poison water, but they also contain plastic-- are not biodegradable! Do your part by spreading the word and discarding your cigarette butts in the proper receptacles.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Recycle More


Recycling Manager Wendy Worley spoke at the Carolina Plastic Recycling Council meeting yesterday about the importance of creating demand for recycled products through purchasing policies. pic.twitter.com/eEzXWCB7cA

Thursday, November 15, 2018

America Recycles Day

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

America Recycles Day

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is a nationally recognized event which supports and promotes recycling - here’s how you can get involved this November 15th:

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

America Recycles Day

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America Recycles Day is THIS Thursday! How are you celebrating?

Monday, November 12, 2018

Veterans Day Schedule

Veterans Day Schedule

In observance of Veterans Day, our Administrative Offices will be today, November 12.  The landfill and transfer stations will operate on their regular schedule
 
Thank you Veterans!

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Veterans Day Schedule

Veterans Day Schedule

In observance of Veterans Day, our Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, November 12.  The landfill and transfer stations will operate on their regular schedule
 
Thank you Veterans!

Friday, November 9, 2018

Veterans Day Schedule

Veterans Day Schedule

In observance of Veterans Day, our Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, November 12.  The landfill and transfer stations will operate on their regular schedule
 
Thank you Veterans!

Thursday, November 8, 2018

America Recycles Day

November 15 is America Recycles Day.

The national recycling rate has increased over the past 30 years.  The current recycling rate is 34%.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

3 Carolinians Elected


3 Carolinians Elected to National Recycling Coalition Board 

NRC Elections Held During Resource Recycling Conference 

 

The National Recycling Coalition held its board of directors' election at the Resource Recycling Conference in October, leading to the election of nine members.  Three of the nine new board members are CRA Members!  CRA's Mary McClellan, SC Department of Commerce's Chantal Fryer, and More Recycling's Nina Butler will all represent the Carolina's on the NRC's 25 member board.  Our sincere thanks go out to those who voted!  

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Celebrate Zoo Times!

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Did you know a group of is called a celebration? Celebrate this group hanging out on the tundra:

Monday, November 5, 2018

Thank u for the hard work to protect human health & the environment!

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Hundreds of vessels were displaced/sunk from & its not an easy task to remove them. By working w/, , & , we have been able to assess & remove many of these vessels. Thank u for the hard work to protect human health & the environment!

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Household Hazardous Waste Recycling events

The Coastal Environmental Partnership’s Household Hazardous Waste Recycling events will be held in Pamlico and Craven today, November 3rd.  Pamlico High School at 601 Main Street in Bayboro is the site for the Pamlico event.  The hours there are 9:00 am to 12:00 noon.  Craven Community College, 800 College Court, in New Bern is the site for the Craven event.  Signs will direct you to parking lot E, near Orringer Auditorium.  The hours there are 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.  For more information contact Bobbi Waters at 252-633-1564 or bobbi@crswma.com

Friday, November 2, 2018

Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Events


The Coastal Environmental Partnership’s Household Hazardous Waste Recycling events will be held in Pamlico and Craven this Saturday, November 3rd.  Pamlico High School at 601 Main Street in Bayboro is the site for the Pamlico event.  The hours there are 9:00 am to 12:00 noon.  Craven Community College, 800 College Court, in New Bern is the site for the Craven event.  Signs will direct you to parking lot E, near Orringer Auditorium.  The hours there are 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.  For more information contact Bobbi Waters at 252-633-1564 or bobbi@crswma.com

Trains that are designed to suck up debris

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recently purchased three vacuum trains that are designed to suck up debris on subway tracks, which is a major culprit of delays.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Meet The Longleaf pine

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🌲 Meet The Longleaf pine, NC's iconic tree:

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