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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

SustainableEHC Meeting Announcement 3 26 19

Jersey-Friendly Yards Tutorial

Attached is the flyer announcing an upcoming educational event at the Cousteau Center, concerning the importance of native plants in our watershed; “Jersey-Friendly Yards Tutorial”, March 5th, 6PM to 7:30 PM. Jersey Friendly yards flyer

2019 ACUA Recycling Flyers

Recycling Flyer 2019 ACUA Commercial Brochure 2019

ACUA Announces Recycling Changes

ACUA is announcing several changes to its recycling program at the request of our recycling partner Republic Services. The most notable change regards plastics. Now, only #1 and #2 plastic bottles, jugs and containers that have necks smaller than their bases will be accepted. Examples include soda bottles, detergent jugs, ketchup bottles, and salad dressing […]