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TOP 6 ITEMS COLLECTED INTERNATIONALLY COASTAL CLEANUP

By: Carroll Staff Date: January 19, 2021

In 2016 the International Coastal Cleanup coordinated people from 112 countries from around the world to collect over 18 million pounds of trash from the coasts of the globe. Among the top 6 most common items collected during these efforts, one was the plastic bottle. There were enough plastic bottles, that if stacked one on […]

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FREE BACKYARD COMPOSTING WORKSHOP ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2019

By: Carroll Staff Date: January 19, 2021

Have you heard about backyard composting but do not know if it will work for your family? Are you interested in reducing the amount of food waste your family throws away each week? Have you ever wanted to start composting in your backyard? If so, we hope you’ll join us for a free and fun […]

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THE MILLENNIUM CURSE OF THE PLASTIC BAG

By: Carroll Staff Date: January 19, 2021

Plastic bags are one of the most invasive and long-lasting concepts we’ve started using as humans. They’re everywhere. Grocery stores, big box stores, hotels, restaurants, you name it and there is probably a plastic bag involved to some extent in almost everything we do. So, what’s the big deal? Right? Why should we care that […]

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COMPOSTING. WHAT IS IT AND HOW DOES IT HELP THE PLANET?

By: Carroll Staff Date: January 19, 2021

I’m just gonna cut to the chase, who has the time for fluff and prepping the reader to read when we’ve got a planet to save? Greenhouse gases. They’re driving temperatures up, and they’re seemingly coming from everywhere. One way to reduce your own greenhouse gas emissions is to start composting.   WHAT IS COMPOSTING? […]

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