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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.

07/01/2013

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Illinois Farmers Can Recycle Pesticide Containers

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

06/29/2013

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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.

04/14/2013

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Gov. Quinn Rejects Plastic Bag Bill

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

08/26/2012

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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.

06/26/2012

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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.

03/19/2012

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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.

01/03/2012

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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.”

06/06/2011

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 […]

04/27/2011

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.

04/18/2011

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