Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Reduce Your Single Use


                   
 Make a New Year’s resolution to reduce your environmental footprint! Here are five alternatives to reduce using wasteful productsπŸ‘‡
  • Happy New Year!

    Have a Safe and Happy New Year!!!!!



    Monday, December 30, 2019

    State Opening of Parliament in the U.K

    Waste360 @Waste360           

    Sunday, December 29, 2019

    Bows are not recyclable

    N.C. DEQ @NCDEQ                              

    Saturday, December 28, 2019

    Pepsi Co Recycling‏

     
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    Friday, December 27, 2019

    Wrap Responsibly

    Wrapping grifts? Check out these tips from the
    Recycling Partnership to lessen your impact this holiday season!
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    Thursday, December 26, 2019

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    Wednesday, December 25, 2019

    Happy Holidays

    Tuesday, December 24, 2019

    Compostables For Wrapping Decor

    PepsiCo Recycling @PepsiRecycling                     
    ♻️During the Holiday season, 38,000 miles of ribbon is used — more than enough to wrap around the circumference of the earth. Save on materials by using compostables for wrapping decor instead, like dried flowers and festive pine cones!
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    Monday, December 23, 2019

    You CAN never go wrong recycling cans

    You CAN never go wrong recycling cans. Give it a rinse and pop it in the recycling: CAN-tastic! #RecycleRightNC

    Reduce Reuse Recycle

                                     
      Before you toss your used giftwrap, check to see if it can be or reuse items like gift bags and tissue paper next year!   

      Sunday, December 22, 2019

      Recycle More NC

      Every time a new product is made from raw materials, large amounts of energy are consumed! Reduce your consumption of new products and packaging: buy recycled or used when you can. #RecycleRightNC

      Saturday, December 21, 2019

      Christmas Schedule


      The Tuscarora Landfill, the Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will be closed at 2:00 on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. The Administrative offices will be closed  December 24, 25 and January 1.


      We hope you have a safe and happy Holiday Season.

      Friday, December 20, 2019

      Holiday Schedule


      The Tuscarora Landfill, the Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will be closed at 2:00 on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. The Administrative offices will be closed  December 24, 25 and January 1.


      We hope you have a safe and happy Holiday Season.

      Thursday, December 19, 2019

      Chrstmas Schedule


      The Tuscarora Landfill, the Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will be closed at 2:00 on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. The Administrative offices will be closed  December 24, 25 and January 1.


      We hope you have a safe and happy Holiday Season.



       

      Wednesday, December 18, 2019

      Christmas Schedule


      The Tuscarora Landfill, the Grantsboro Transfer Station and Newport Transfer Station will be closed at 2:00 on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. The Administrative offices will be closed  December 24, 25 and January 1.


      We hope you have a safe and happy Holiday Season.

      NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island liked
      December 17, 1903, Orville and Wilbur Wright made their first successful powered flight in a heavier-than-air craft. At 10:53am, the Wright Flyer, under its own power, defied gravity for twelve seconds, clearing a distance of one hundred feet:

      Monday, December 16, 2019

      Make it a green kind of day

      Make it a green kind of day

      Saturday, December 14, 2019

      The recycling symbol

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    1. Friday, December 13, 2019

      Reuse newspaper or paper bags in place of wrapping paper

           
                  
    2. Thursday, December 12, 2019

      Free Bicycle Helmets


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        Could your community use free bicycle helmets? Our annual Bicycle Helmet Initiative is taking applications from community groups until Jan. 6. Wearing a helmet can reduce brain injuries by 88 percent! ➡️ To apply, visit search “helmet initiative.  Could your community use free bicycle helmets? Our annual Bicycle Helmet Initiative is taking applications from community groups until Jan. 6. Wearing a helmet can reduce brain injuries by 88 percent! ➡️ To apply, visit search “helmet initiative.”
    3. Recycle Box Bin

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      Every year since 2009, the U.S. paper recovery for recycling rate has met or exceeded 63%.

      Wednesday, December 11, 2019

      Greener Holiday Travel Plans

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      For many of us, travel is inevitable. We have a few tips for reducing your waste as you visit your family and friends this year. Read all about it on our blog!
      A travel kit containing reusable bags, shampoo and conditioner containers, water and coffee containers, tins for soap and solid shampoo, and a set of bamboo utensils.
      Two people smile while they hold up their reusable travel mugs.

      Tuesday, December 10, 2019

      12 Days of a Low Waste Holiday

      86it @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.

      Monday, December 9, 2019

      Why Recycle?

       
      There is less in the landfill if you recycle your bottles, tubs, jugs and jars, cans, boxes and paper! #RecycleRightNC

      Sunday, December 8, 2019

      Rubbish Walks



    4. Saturday, December 7, 2019

      Rubbish Walks


    5. Home Electronics Disposal