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Apr
01

We Compost: Where do my food scraps go?

Around 95 businesses in Clark County are separating their food waste to be composted at the commercial level. Do you know where your food scraps go? First, the contents of your food waste cart are taken by a Waste Connections truck that only handles food waste. This food waste truck travels all throughout Clark County to different bu...
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Mar
29

2019 Clark County Green Awards - The night in pictures

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On Wednesday March 20, the green community came together to celebrate sustainability, recognize leaders, and have some fun at the annual Green Awards. Six Green Awards were presented and the audience was treated to an eco-improv comedy performance by Curious Comedy Theater! 
Jan
31

Register Now! WasteBusters is Here

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WasteBusters  registration is open! This annual online waste-reduction challenge allows you to choose a pledge to cut back on your garbage. Signing up means you reduce waste, and learn new habits for the better. This year, you can choose from three pledges: Eliminate single use cups by bringing your own mug Use no single-use grocery bags Plan ...
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Jan
04

New Year Resolutions: Goal setting for 2019

As you and your green team have ideas and develop projects to reduce your environmental impact, incorporate goals using the S.M.A.R.T. framework to make it easier to document your progress and to keep your green team's progress on track. ​ Specific: Instead of setting a goal to be more environmental, find a specific area that yo...
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Nov
27

Nominate your business for a Clark County Green Business Award

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The Clark County Green Business program is accepting nominations for our annual Green Business Awards. We want to recognize your innovations and achievements to advance sustainability by considering the environment in decision-making and business practices. All certified Clark County Green Businesses should consider submitting a nomination form. No...
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