Recycling Articles

Monthly recycling articles are published in the Salinas Californian, El Sol and South County Newspapers. Topics range from waste reduction tips during the holidays, composting, reducing food waste, how to properly dispose of household hazardous waste, etc. Check them out!

“Nuestro Medio Ambiente” in El Sol

June 2008 – Más diversión, menos desperdicio

May 2008 – Mantegamos el Condado de Monterrey limpio, no sólo en el Día de la Tierra.

April 2008 –  Tips for the Lazy Gardener

April 2008 –Consejo para el jardinero perezoso

March 2008 – Desarrollo Sostenible: ¡sí se puede!

Las Tres “R”: Una cuestíion de familia.
Feb/01/2008

Compras de Año Nuevo: ¡no muerda el anzuelo!
Jan/01/2008

“Recycle News” in the Salinas Californian

August 2017 – Green Your School Routine

July 2017 – South County Med Bins

June 2017 – Acting Locally On Climate Change

May 2017 – How To Nail C&D Recycling

April 2017 – Making Every Day Earth Day

March 2017 – Don’t Rush To Flush – No Drugs Down The Drain

February 2017 – A Head Start To Spring Cleaning

January 2017 – How To Dispose Special Wastes 

December 2016 – Dreaming Of A Green Christmas

November 2016 – Introducing Jenny Mitchell, Your New Recycling Columnist

October 2016 – Voting With Our Wallets

September 2016 – Donate Before You Dump

August 2016 – Johnson Canyon Landfill Celebrates 40 Years of Service to the Salinas Valley

July 2016 – Shining Brighter at Sun Street

June 2016 – The Economics of Big Trash

May 2016 – May the Green Be with You

April 2016 – Making Every Day Earth Day

March 2016 – Spring Green Celebrations

February 2016 – No Taste for Waste – New Food Recycling Law

January 2016 – Free Mattress Recycling

A waste-free holiday season
Nov/16/2012

Mandatory recycling for businesses and apartments coming soon
Feb/01/2012

New year—new recycling columnist
Jan/01/2012

Eco-nomics: Easy Lessons In Reuse For Back To School
Aug/19/2011

How To Garden “Greener”
Jul/15/2011

New Programs Allow Recycling at Apartment Buildings
Jun/17/2011

Tips for Waste-free Outdoor Entertainment
May/20/2011

Celebrate Spring and Mother Earth
Apr/15/2011

Why E-Waste Fees Are Collected by Retailers
Mar/18/2011

Apartment and Condominium Residents Can Recycle Too
Feb/18/2011

Let’s Not Waste The New Year
Jan/21/2011

Free Appliance Recycling
Dec/17/2010

Holiday Waste Reduction Is In The Bag
Nov/19/2010

Easy Tricks to Reduce Waste for Halloween
Oct/15/2010

New Program Offers Recycling for Shoes and Clothing
Sep/17/2010

To Cap or Uncap? Ins and Outs of Bottle Recycling
Aug/21/2010

Scavenging Recycables a Crime
Jul/17/2010

No Recycling Bin? It’s No Excuse Not to Recycling
Jun/19/2010

From Your Bin To A New Product: How Recycling Works
May/15/2010

Celebrating Earth Day by Reducing Your Carbon Footprint
Apr/17/2010

Think Green When Spring Cleaning
Mar/20/2010

One Bid Step Closer to a Future Without Landfills
Feb/20/2010

Throwaway Tire Can Create Major Problems
Jan/17/2010

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rejoice!
Dec/19/2009

Don’t Be A Turkey – Green Your Thanksgiving
Nov/21/2009

A Trick or Treat for the Environment?
Oct/17/2009

Recycling Pushed in Apartment Complexes
Sep/19/2009

The Bottom Line On Disposable Diapers
Aug/15/2009

Recycling Effort Evolving in the Salinas Valley
Jul/18/2009

Keep Old TVs from Polluting the Environment
Jun/20/2009

Act Green, and You Can Save Green
May/16/2009

Shop Green in South Monterey County
Apr/18/2009

Sunny Outlook for Solid Waste Authority
Feb/21/2009

Use Good ‘R’ Words to Conserve Resources
Jan/17/2009

HD’s Coming; Recycle Old TV’s
Dec/19/2008

Sustain a Green Holiday
Nov/21/2008

Don’t Trash Medical Waste
Oct/17/2008

3 R’s of Greening
Sep/19/2008

Invite Recycling to Party
Jun/02/2008

Clean Up Day a Total Success
May/01/2008

Sustainability – Si Se Puede! Cesar Chavez, A Pioneer for Sustainability
Feb/01/2008

The 3 r’s – It’s a Family Affair
Feb/01/2008

Avoiding the Pitfalls of New Year’s Shopping
Jan/01/2008

Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Journal

Green Building Gains Momentum.
May/01/2008

The New Authorities on Waste Reduction.
Apr/01/2008

How Much Does Your Company Care?
Mar/01/2008

Environmentally Preferable Purchasing.
Jan/01/2008