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There’s An App For Going Green

St. Louis Green is a new app that acts as a guide to environmentally friendly businesses and services in the metro.


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Illinois Farmers Can Recycle Pesticide Containers

Containers are ground up and re-used as shipping pallets and fence posts.


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State of Illinois Announces E-Recycling Grants

Madison and St. Clair counties are among the 49 each getting $2,000 for media buys.


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Gov. Quinn Rejects Plastic Bag Bill

Recycling measure was opposed by many environmentalists and local governments as too restrictive.


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Illinois’ Plan for Plastic Bags

Illinois would be the first state in the nation to specifically recycle plastic bags and plastic liner.



Battery Recycling Sticker Shock?

Some people may get a jolt when they find out what it costs if they choose to recycle, instead of sending those batteries to the landfill.


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Christmas Trees Recycling Available at 3 City Parks

Trees free of all decorations will be accepted at designated parks until Friday Jan. 13, 2012.



New Green Initiative in Illinois

“Illinois is on the forefront of not only reducing waste but in creating the infrastructure for building a new sustainable environmental industry.”


Styrofoam Recycling Comes to the Region

KIRKWOOD, Mo. (KMOX) – For the first time, St. Louis County residents will be able to recycle styrofoam. The City of Kirkwood is offering drop-off of polystyrene foam, including foam packing and peanuts, clean food […]


Workers keep busy at the Green Strum Project booth at the 2011 St. Louis Earth Day Festival in forest Park on April 17th. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Celebrating Earth Day in St. Louis

Thousands turn out to celebrate environmental awareness.



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