Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Apple Options

Mother Nature Network          
Before you toss that sad-looking apple in the compost, consider a few of these creative options:

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

52 Beach Cleans

MotherNatureNetwork          
"52 beach cleans in 2018 was my New Year's Resolution and it's finally done. I won't stop as our beaches need me!"

Monday, January 21, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Our Administrative offices will be closed Monday, January 21, 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 20, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Our Administrative offices will be closed Monday, January 21, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. The Tuscarora Landfill, Newport Transfer Station and Grantsboro Transfer Station will operate on their regular schedules.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Our Administrative offices will be closed Monday, January 21, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. The Tuscarora Landfill, Newport Transfer Station and Grantsboro Transfer Station will operate on their regular schedules.

Friday, January 18, 2019

Have a green weekend!

Have a green weekend!

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Commit to Sustainability

National Restaurant Association

Many restaurants are making their New Year's resolution to commit to sustainability. See why restaurants are :

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Keep America Beautiful

Keep America Beautiful

Everything we do – from a litter cleanup at a local river to planting a community garden – is powered by our millions of volunteers each year. Join our movement and bring a friend with you! 📷:

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Free Environmental Science Summer Program

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Nicki Cagle, Ph.D. 
 
Please Share! The FREE Environmental Science Summer Program 2019 for high school students is accepting applications. Please share!

Monday, January 14, 2019

Flicking cigarette butts

Keep America Beautiful
  
Flicking cigarette butts won't make them disappear. Their filters are made up of cellulose acetate, a plastic that can take up to several YEARS to decompose. If you're a smoker, use ash receptacles and portable ashtrays - even in the car. Click for more :

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Recycle Right

N.C. DEQ                     
RECYCLE RIGHT: Keep that plastic bag out of the cart - take back to your store.

Saturday, January 12, 2019

The Evolution of the Garbage Truck

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Action Environmental           
  • Friday, January 11, 2019

    Bold Facts About Bald Eagles


    Mental Floss          
    1. 14 Bold Facts About Bald Eagles —
  • Thursday, January 10, 2019

    Trash Education

    Waste360 liked
    Remember trash education should start at an early age.

    Wednesday, January 9, 2019

    Restaurant Sustainability

    National Restaurant Association

    As 2019 kicks off, take a look back at the highlights from 2018.

    Tuesday, January 8, 2019

    Cleaning up New Years Eve

    Waste360                     
    A look at how major cities and organizations returned to working order after celebrations came to an end.

    Monday, January 7, 2019

    Food surplus and waste champion

    Waste360
    The U.K. has appointed its first-ever food surplus and champion to help fight in England.

    Sunday, January 6, 2019

    After a bash, pick up your trash!

    WasteExpo    
    Keep America Beautiful           
    After a bash, pick up your trash! Did you know? Litter cleanup costs the U.S. more than an estimated $11.5 BILLION each year. Help end and keep your community clean, green and beautiful – even after a party. 📷:

    Saturday, January 5, 2019

    Ban single-use plastic bags.


    Mother Nature Network
    JUST IN: South Korea becomes the latest country to ban single-use plastic bags.

    Friday, January 4, 2019

    Single-use foam food containers

    Waste360           
    Starting January 1, 2019, New York City stores and foodservice businesses can no longer offer, sell or possess single-use foam food containers.

    Thursday, January 3, 2019

    Goals for the new year

    86it @86it_DotCom 9 minutes ago
    On the twelfth day of the 12 days of a Low Waste Holiday: It’s a great time to set some goals for the new year! Let’s all be mindful of lessoning the amount of waste we create and bring careful to never litter in 2019.

    Wednesday, January 2, 2019

    Welcome

    Welcome to 2019.  Have a Green Year!

    Tuesday, January 1, 2019

    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.

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