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2020 Census …Your Future Starts Here

2020 Census “Your Future Starts Here”… https://2020census.gov/en/what-is-2020-census.html

Solar Feasibility Study

This study was funded by Sustainable Jersey and the Gardinier Environmental Fund. Solar Feasibility Study Report-R&V Engineers

ACUA Recycling Update

As part of our responsibility to reduce contamination in the recycling stream, ACUA has implemented a flagging program to inform residents of what can or cannot be recycled. ACUA updated its recycling guidelines last year, but many of the items we still see in recycling bins have never been accepted in our program, such as […]

Holiday Environmental Tips & Ideas from NJDEP

Holiday Waste Reduction resources (NJDEP, Bureau of Sustainability):   Green Your Holidays (Infographic) – https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/recycling/ei/Green2018.jpg  or https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/recycling/ei/Green2018.pdf Waste Reduction Ideas for the Holidays (Infographic) – https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/recycling/ei/ideas.jpg  or https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/recycling/ei/ideas.pdf Trimming Our Holiday “Wasteline” – https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/recycling/Trimming%20our%20Holiday%202017%20update.pdf Food Waste Reduction…How to Reduce Food Waste at Home! – https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/recycling/Foodwaste.pdf Environmental New Year’s Resolutions (Infographic) – https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/recycling/ei/Environmental%20New%20Year’s%20Resolutions.jpg  or https://www.nj.gov/dep/dshw/recycling/ei/Environmental%20New%20Year’s%20Resolutions.pdf Reuse […]

Vape Battery Disposal

Vape batteries and most non-alkaline batteries are considered hazardous waste and should be disposed of properly. Vape batteries can be taken to most local vape shops for recycling or to ACUA Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Offs throughout the year (www.acua.com/hhw). Recently, ACUA experienced a fire along their trash collection route in Linwood. It was discovered that […]

Recycling Info- Tangly Items

Also, this video from Baltimore County Public Works was a big hit at the SWANA conference and brings light to the tangly items people should keep out of their recycling bin.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDipC5oJG_A  

Creative Solutions for Plastic Recycling 5/15/19

Last chance to register for “Creative Solutions for Plastic Recycling.” Come learn about successful ways that local communities & schools have tackled the plastic waste issue and decreased curbside contamination through education & inspection.   You will also have the opportunity to tour the new green facility at CMCMUA!   WHEN: Wed. May 15, 2019 […]

4/30/19 Tree Summit

Tree Summit Agenda https://sustainableehc.tumblr.com/post/184525964850/sustainableehc-plans-tree-summit-egg-harbor-city

SustainableEHC Spring 2019 Environmental Series

3/26/19 SustainableEHC Meeting Flyer

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