Category Archives: Recycle

Weekend Swap Meet at Ventura College Bans Plastic Bags

Fresh, local produce and great deals on items from clothing to furniture and garden plants, are just some of the wares being sold at Ventura College Foundation’s Weekend Marketplace, which is free and open to the public and held on

Weekend Swap Meet at Ventura College Bans Plastic Bags

Fresh, local produce and great deals on items from clothing to furniture and garden plants, are just some of the wares being sold at Ventura College Foundation’s Weekend Marketplace, which is free and open to the public and held on

Tips To Keep It GREEN Back to School

It’s well a known fact that educating children at a young age about the environment helps form positive patterns that stick with them for life. Here are some back to school tips that can make a difference! ONE:  Eat Smart,

Tips To Keep It GREEN Back to School

It’s well a known fact that educating children at a young age about the environment helps form positive patterns that stick with them for life. Here are some back to school tips that can make a difference! ONE:  Eat Smart,

Environmental Activist Rob Greenfield Event Friday, April 24 at Ventura’s Bell Arts Factory, 6-9pm

Environmental Adventurer and Activist, Rob Greenfield, will be presenting a documentary screening of one of his films, and talking about how to prevent food waste (and other green topics), on Friday, April 24 from 6-9pm at Ventura’s Bell Arts Factory,

Environmental Activist Rob Greenfield Event Friday, April 24 at Ventura’s Bell Arts Factory, 6-9pm

Environmental Adventurer and Activist, Rob Greenfield, will be presenting a documentary screening of one of his films, and talking about how to prevent food waste (and other green topics), on Friday, April 24 from 6-9pm at Ventura’s Bell Arts Factory,

Just Eat It. A Food Waste Story airs on Earth Day, April 22, MSNBC at 10pm ET

American’s purchase and throw out approximately $165-170 billion in food annually  — wasting valuable food and money!  Check out this cool film “Just Eat It” that will air on MSNBC on Earth Day, April 22, 2015 at 10:00pm ET.  Find out

Just Eat It. A Food Waste Story airs on Earth Day, April 22, MSNBC at 10pm ET

American’s purchase and throw out approximately $165-170 billion in food annually  — wasting valuable food and money!  Check out this cool film “Just Eat It” that will air on MSNBC on Earth Day, April 22, 2015 at 10:00pm ET.  Find out

SIGN UP for the City of Ventura’s Food Waste Prevention Challenge

You’re Invited to take the City of Ventura’s FOOD WASTE PREVENTION CHALLENGE, May 18 – July 12, 2015 In this Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST, City of Ventura Environmental Specialists Courtney Lindberg and Tobie Mitchell talk to show host, Maryann Ridini

SIGN UP for the City of Ventura’s Food Waste Prevention Challenge

You’re Invited to take the City of Ventura’s FOOD WASTE PREVENTION CHALLENGE, May 18 – July 12, 2015 In this Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST, City of Ventura Environmental Specialists Courtney Lindberg and Tobie Mitchell talk to show host, Maryann Ridini

Got Trash? Ventura’s Westside Welcomes New Urban Trash Recyclers and Big Bellies

This past February, the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division installed 12 new Urban Recycler trash and recycling containers  and two Big Belly trash and recycling containers on Ventura’s Westside. “The Westside community reached out to us requesting trash and

Got Trash? Ventura’s Westside Welcomes New Urban Trash Recyclers and Big Bellies

This past February, the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division installed 12 new Urban Recycler trash and recycling containers  and two Big Belly trash and recycling containers on Ventura’s Westside. “The Westside community reached out to us requesting trash and

Green Renovations with Arbor Construction’s Rhett Jacobi

  [slideshow] “When doing a home renovation, it’s important to think sustainably and be stewards of our environment,” said Rhett Jacobi, contractor, designer, and owner of Arbor Construction.  “I really enjoy working alongside a homeowner, assessing a job, and determining

Green Renovations with Arbor Construction’s Rhett Jacobi

  [slideshow] “When doing a home renovation, it’s important to think sustainably and be stewards of our environment,” said Rhett Jacobi, contractor, designer, and owner of Arbor Construction.  “I really enjoy working alongside a homeowner, assessing a job, and determining

Donate and Shop at the ReStore

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle your home appliances, fixtures, furniture, building materials and more, by donating to your local ReStore. Patronizing stores like the ReStore gives usable materials a second chance and keeps them out of the landfill. The ReStore, which

Donate and Shop at the ReStore

Reduce, Reuse and Recycle your home appliances, fixtures, furniture, building materials and more, by donating to your local ReStore. Patronizing stores like the ReStore gives usable materials a second chance and keeps them out of the landfill. The ReStore, which

Recycling and Reuse with Habitat For Humanity’s ReStores

Thinking “Green” when it comes to renovation and building is a thoughtful approach to how everyday decisions impact the sustainability of our environment, economy and community.  One way of thinking green is to reuse and repurpose building materials and home

Recycling and Reuse with Habitat For Humanity’s ReStores

Thinking “Green” when it comes to renovation and building is a thoughtful approach to how everyday decisions impact the sustainability of our environment, economy and community.  One way of thinking green is to reuse and repurpose building materials and home

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips When it comes to recycling, ever wonder what goes where? The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability’s NEW brochure takes all the guesswork out of recycling offering helpful tips, location drop-offs, and other information regarding your recyclables.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips When it comes to recycling, ever wonder what goes where? The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability’s NEW brochure takes all the guesswork out of recycling offering helpful tips, location drop-offs, and other information regarding your recyclables.