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REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for UCRRA's second 2016 Household Hazardous Waste & Pharmaceuticals Collection! Appointments are REQUIRED for drop-off -- register online at our website or call 845-336-0600. Event Info: Sat. July 16th, 8AM-2PM at NYSDEC R3 Office in New Paltz
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Only a few more days until our last Household Hazardous Waste & Pharmaceuticals Collection of 2016! The next one won't be until April 2017, so if you've got old household cleaners, oil paints, fluorescent bulbs, and medicines laying around, be sure to sign up today for our October 8th event!
http://ow.ly/HL3I304QFuX
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According to a report by the Natural Resources Defense Council, Americans are tossing up to 40 percent of the food supply each year, along with all the resources used to produce food that never gets eaten. Food waste occurs at home, on the farm, and in supermarkets.
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Garth Johnson is a studio artist, writer and educator who lives in Eureka, California. In addition to maintaining the website Extreme Craft (www.extremecraft.com) Garth's writing has been featured in museum catalogs, magazines and books worldwide. His first book, 1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse was released in by Quarry/Rockport publishers and his DVD, ReVision: Recycled Crafts for Earth-Friendly Living was released by Eyekiss Films last year. His artwork has been exhibited nationally and internationally.
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Matt Stone explains how he reduces waste in his restaurants to zero and in turn makes the food, eco system and community better.
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"It's hard to comprehend the amount of plastic waste humans produce every single day. But the impact is impossible to ignore. However, the answer is not recycling -- it's reuse."
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The Arm of the Sea Theater is a local Performing Arts Company that does Puppet-Theater for all ages with an environmental theme. You can catch their FREE performance of "DIRT" on Fri. Sept. 30 - , 7pm, at the Saugerties Historical Society, in Saugerties, NY . This show is all about the importance of soil conservation and ecology, and the importance of composting! This is a great event you won't want to miss, and a fun opportunity to teach children about environmental themes.
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Everyone wants to recycle as much as possible but sometimes it can be confusing what is or isn’t recyclable.”
What NOT to Recycle in Your Single-Stream Recycling Bin:
NO plastic bags
NO Aerosol Cans
NO chains
NO hoses
NO fabrics
NO electronics
NO paper cups with wax coating
NO potato chip bags
NO juice boxes
NO paper towels
NO flower pots
for more tips on recycling visit our website ucrra.org
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Fall is the best time to fertilize your lawn and garden!
We offer compost for sale Monday through Friday 7-4 and Saturdays 7-3.
The price is $30/ton with a minimum fee of $20
Compost is sold in bulk and does not come bagged.
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This program by SciSchow explains the Great Pacific Garbage Patch issue and how oceans are suffering from contamination. Be part of the solution and reduce, reuse, and recycle.
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