Thursday, September 26, 2019

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Carteret County HHW Event


National Public Lands Day

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Craven County Big Sweep on Sat. 10/5


  1. Craven County Big Sweep on Sat. 10/5. Volunteers meet at 9AM in the parking lot next to the Craven Government Building located at 406 Craven St. Supplies and cleaning area provided. For questions or more information call Tom Glasgow at the Cooperative Extension 252-633-1477.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Volunteers celebrate Estuaries Week

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  • Sunday, September 22, 2019

    Litter Sweep NC

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      The roots of 🚮 can be traced back to 1965 and the Federal Beautification Act. The Jan.-Feb. 1966 edition of Roadways magazine featured this cover image and profiled anti-litter programs & laws. You can be part of the Fall Litter Sweep >

    Saturday, September 21, 2019

    Burger King UK Reducing Environmental Impact

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    Burger King UK is removing plastic toys from kids' meals in a bid to reduce its environmental impact. The company was spurred to action after two young sisters launched a petition against plastic toys that was signed by more than half a million people.

    Friday, September 20, 2019

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    Wednesday, September 18, 2019

    Helping the Ocean

     

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  • Tuesday, September 17, 2019

    UNC Three Zeros

     
    1. In this month's newsletter: Save the date! The Three Zeros Day Celebration will be Oct. 7 in the Pit. Register for a training and learn how to reduce, reuse, recycle and compost at Carolina. Read more at . 🌎♻️
  • Monday, September 16, 2019

    Zero Waste Wolfpack!!

    NCSU WRR @NCStateRecycles           

    Thursday, September 12, 2019

    Switzerland hasn't had landfills since 2000



    Switzerland hasn't had landfills since 2000. 50% of their municipal waste is recycled, and 50% is incinerated to produce electricity.

    Wednesday, September 11, 2019

    Burning Storm Debris

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    Check state/local regulations before you consider burning storm debris -- wherever you are!

    Tuesday, September 10, 2019

    Happy Birthday Aquariums!!

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    🎂Happy Birthday to us! The North Carolina Aquariums opened in 1976. Originally called Marine Resources Centers, the facilities at Roanoke Island, Fort Fisher and Pine Knoll Shores were renamed the North Carolina Aquariums in Sept 1986.

    Cameras and Illegal Dumping

              
  • Monday, September 9, 2019

    Paper cups gone at UNC!

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    TODAY IS THE DAY! 🌎 Thank you all SO much for being a part of our movement to become more sustainable! With paper cups gone, we will save 500,000 cups from being thrown out this year! Go Heels! And FYI - you can bring ANY cup into the dining halls to refill! 💙🤗
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  • Friday, September 6, 2019

    Do 1 Green Thing

    Do 1 Green Thing when you dine out - bring your own “doggie bags”. New CA Law allows it.

    Thursday, September 5, 2019

    EPA ABC RRR


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      Ready to go ? Want to learn your ABC’s and about the ? Here are some resources for students and educators on how to reduce, reuse and recycle.

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  • Wednesday, September 4, 2019

    Marriott Hotels are reducing single use plastics

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    Tuesday, September 3, 2019

    Hasbro will begin phasing out plastic

                
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