Monday, December 31, 2018

New Year's Schedule


Coastal Environmental Partnership’s facilities (Grantsboro Transfer Station, Newport Transfer Station and the Tuscarora Landfill) will be closed on New Year’s Day, Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

New Year's Schedule


Coastal Environmental Partnership’s facilities (Grantsboro Transfer Station, Newport Transfer Station and the Tuscarora Landfill) will be closed on New Year’s Day, Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

New Year's Schedule


Coastal Environmental Partnership’s facilities (Grantsboro Transfer Station, Newport Transfer Station and the Tuscarora Landfill) will be closed on New Year’s Day, Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Got junk mail?

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Macon County Env Manage.          
Stop what you can and recycle the rest.

Thursday, December 27, 2018

LEED Gold Certification at LFF Stadium

Waste360           
announced the significant role that an onsite biodigester served in securing LEED Gold Certification at :

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Let's Talk About America

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To celebrate its 65th year, reintroduced itself with a new public service advertisement, "Let's Talk About America.”

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Holiday Schedule


Coastal Environmental Partnership’s facilities (Grantsboro Transfer Station, Newport Transfer Station and the Tuscarora Landfill) will be closed on the following days:

Monday, December 24, 2018                       

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Monday, December 24, 2018

Holiday Schedule


Coastal Environmental Partnership’s facilities (Grantsboro Transfer Station, Newport Transfer Station and the Tuscarora Landfill) will be closed on the following days:

Monday, December 24, 2018                       

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Holiday Schedule


Coastal Environmental Partnership’s facilities (Grantsboro Transfer Station, Newport Transfer Station and the Tuscarora Landfill) will be closed on the following days:

Monday, December 24, 2018                       

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Holiday Schedule


Coastal Environmental Partnership’s facilities (Grantsboro Transfer Station, Newport Transfer Station and the Tuscarora Landfill) will be closed on the following days:

Monday, December 24, 2018                       

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Friday, December 21, 2018

Tire-derived fuel

WasteExpo     
Waste360            
Tire-derived fuel continues to be the largest end market for scrap tires left in stockpiles:

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Sustainable Holiday Season

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Keep America Beautiful Tips for a Sustainable Holiday Season | Keep America Beautiful

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Deadly consequences of plastic

CBS News                    
Discarded plastic is piling up around the world and pooling in the ocean. 60 Minutes reports on the problem's deadly consequences for wildlife and what can be done to stop it.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Cut down on excess waste

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Happy Holidays! Check out these holiday tips from

Monday, December 17, 2018

Days of a Low Waste Holiday

86it           
On the first day of the 12 Days of a Low Waste Holiday: Consider going green when wrapping your presents this year! Try reusable gift bags, old magazines, food containers, plant pots, maps, old calendars or used paper bags from the grocery store to wrap Christmas goodies.

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Demolition of the old Surf City bridge

NCDOT          
As the demolition of the old Surf City bridge began this week, 10 of the former bridge operators got together in front of the older structure for a final time.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

A live, potted Christmas tree can be decorated & planted in your yard

Keep America Beautiful

A live, potted Christmas tree can be decorated & planted in your yard (if you have one!) after the holiday. Choose species that are adaptable to your local climate. Read more sustainable tips here: 📷:

Friday, December 14, 2018

25 percent recycled plastic in the packaging

  Resource Recycling
Brand owner says it will be using 25 percent plastic in the packaging for all of its U.S. products in three years.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Do you plan on planting your Christmas tree?

NCSU Extension

Do you plan on planting your after the holidays? shows you the best way to care for it and why the might be less than ideal:

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Plastic in the ocean


CNN           
  • Tuesday, December 11, 2018

    NISD Grants and Recognitions Department‏

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    Coca-Cola Public Spaces Recycling Bin Grant Program | Keep America Beautiful supports communities by providing bins to expand recycling opportunities in public spaces.

    Monday, December 10, 2018

    Litter Kills

    God's Tiny Animals         

    Sunday, December 9, 2018

    NCDEQ Division of Waste Management’s Employee of the Year

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    Michael Regan           
    Congrats to Division of Waste Management’s Employee of the Year Elizabeth Werner and Certificate of Excellence recipients Melodi Deaver and Jeremy Poplawski! We appreciate your dedication to protecting the and our . 👍🏾🌎

    Saturday, December 8, 2018

    2,750 tons of steel

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    In 2014, our Portland and Claymont facilities provided 2,750 tons of for the construction of the San Franciso !

    Friday, December 7, 2018

    The 'Field of the Year' is irrigated by collected rainwater

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    Thursday, December 6, 2018

    Sustainable gifts

    KeepAmericaBeautiful           
    Take the gift of giving to a new level this holiday season! gifts – like this tea in a jar – can help friends and family to and , while bringing a smile to their face. :

    Wednesday, December 5, 2018

    International Volunteer Day

    KeepAmericaBeautiful           
    Today is ! We’re celebrating the millions of volunteers who support our programs and mission every day! Making a difference starts with you - click to join our movement now! :

    Tuesday, December 4, 2018

    Become a certified Environmental Educator

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    Incredible morning at William B. Umstead State Park! Secretary presented Ranger Billy Drakeford with his NC Environmental Educator Certificate. You can also become a certified Environmental Educator... Find out how:

    Monday, December 3, 2018

    Reverse Litter‏

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    Reverse Litter           

    Sunday, December 2, 2018

    Meet the Division of Coastal Management’s Whitney Jenkins

    N.C. Coastal Reserve    
    N.C. DEQ           
    We’re highlighting another one of our 2018 Distinguished Employee Award nominees! Meet the Division of Coastal Management’s Whitney Jenkins, known by colleagues & partners along NCs coast as a devoted & committed expert in her field. Thank you for your service to DEQ & the state!

    Saturday, December 1, 2018

    Ban on single-use foam containers

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