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Cox Hall wins 2016 Building Recycling Competition

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Cox Hall recently won the campus-wide Building Recycling Competition, according to the reigning sustainability employee of the year, Dawn Francis-Chewning. The award was $3,000 that can be put toward sustainable initiatives in the building. Following a successful collaboration to do composting at the Woodruff Library, where Dawn worked with Marc Hardison and Marty Ike to launch the composting […]

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A Green Moment: Recycling at Emory

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Decatur Electronics Recycling Day: If it’s time for you to recycle old electronics, Styrofoam, and safely shred and recycle personal documents then go to: LOCATION: Decatur Public Works, on 2635 Talley St. (off Columbia Drive ) WHEN: March 21st 9am-1pm MORE INFORMATION: Sean Woodson, Solid Waste Superintendent, 404-377-5571 or www.decaturga.com.MoreInfo Note: Recyclables must be dropped off during the hours […]

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Recycling, composting and e-waste

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True confession…I’m a trash diver…and have been ever since I was signed up to be a charter member of the Sustainability Building Rep Committee (okay, probably before that). I promised to be a loyal supporter of all things recycled and composted both here, at home and at events I organize, support or attend. Yes, I’m […]

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Greening IT – Important Dates in March

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Saturday, March 2 (9 a.m. until 1 p.m.) – Spring Electronics Recycling Day in Decatur at the Callaway Building, 120 W. Trinity St. (Commerce), Decatur, GA 30030 Bring your old cell phones, cameras, PC components, and other outdated electronic equipment for recycling. Almost anything with an electrical cord can be recycled except microwave ovens. Electronics […]

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