Category Archives: Reuse

Tips to CURB Holiday Waste

Did you know that Americans throw away 25% more trash away at the holidays? Here are some great HOLIDAY WASTE PREVENTION TIPS, LISTEN to this Sustainable Ventura News Podcast with City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Arriana Rabago. LISTEN, Click here.

Tips to CURB Holiday Waste

Did you know that Americans throw away 25% more trash away at the holidays? Here are some great HOLIDAY WASTE PREVENTION TIPS, LISTEN to this Sustainable Ventura News Podcast with City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Arriana Rabago. LISTEN, Click here.

FREE Community Cleanup Event Saturday, October 21, 9:00 AM – NOON

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division is hosting a free Community Cleanup Event on Saturday, October 21st, 2017,  from 9am-12pm at the City lot on the corner of Seaward Avenue and Alessandro Drive. Please be prepared to provide proof

FREE Community Cleanup Event Saturday, October 21, 9:00 AM – NOON

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division is hosting a free Community Cleanup Event on Saturday, October 21st, 2017,  from 9am-12pm at the City lot on the corner of Seaward Avenue and Alessandro Drive. Please be prepared to provide proof

Trash, Green Waste & Recycling Best Practices

Have you ever debated what waste should go into what bin or wondered what items are recyclable or not? Did you ever wonder if you should wash your recyclables before placing them in the recycle bin? Environmental Sustainability put together

Trash, Green Waste & Recycling Best Practices

Have you ever debated what waste should go into what bin or wondered what items are recyclable or not? Did you ever wonder if you should wash your recyclables before placing them in the recycle bin? Environmental Sustainability put together

Environmental Tips for Back to School

Creative Clothes Reuse Arrange a clothing swap with friends and family. Non-Toxic School Supplies Before you run to the store to buy supplies, shop your desks and cabinets at home to see what you might already have. This will help

Environmental Tips for Back to School

Creative Clothes Reuse Arrange a clothing swap with friends and family. Non-Toxic School Supplies Before you run to the store to buy supplies, shop your desks and cabinets at home to see what you might already have. This will help

Attractive Public “GREEN Art” on City’s Trash and Recycle Bins Deters Graffiti

  Environmental Sustainability recently partnered with the Parks Department for some public art on the newly purchased (and then heavily graffitied) trash and recycle bins for Grant Park. This was the second round of these bins after they proved to

Attractive Public “GREEN Art” on City’s Trash and Recycle Bins Deters Graffiti

  Environmental Sustainability recently partnered with the Parks Department for some public art on the newly purchased (and then heavily graffitied) trash and recycle bins for Grant Park. This was the second round of these bins after they proved to

Sustainable You! Camp 2017: Teaching Our Youth About Sustainability

Sustainable Ventura News takes a trip to Sustainable You! Camp. The camp, held each summer at University of California Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center’s (HAREC) 4-H Sustainable You Camp teaches children ages 9-12 about what it means to be

Sustainable You! Camp 2017: Teaching Our Youth About Sustainability

Sustainable Ventura News takes a trip to Sustainable You! Camp. The camp, held each summer at University of California Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center’s (HAREC) 4-H Sustainable You Camp teaches children ages 9-12 about what it means to be

July 15th Community Clean Up Event a Great Success!

On July 15 from 9:00 am to Noon, City of Ventura residents dropped off unwanted items for recycling and reuse at a Community Clean Up Event held at Community Park. The event was a great success with EJ Harrison collecting

July 15th Community Clean Up Event a Great Success!

On July 15 from 9:00 am to Noon, City of Ventura residents dropped off unwanted items for recycling and reuse at a Community Clean Up Event held at Community Park. The event was a great success with EJ Harrison collecting

Spring GREEN Cleaning: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle for Spring

There’s a reason why ‘spring cleaning’ is celebrated around the world. Warmer weather and longer days serve as a stimulant to encourage people to de-clutter and get organized. In fact, research shows that cleaning up your living space is great

Spring GREEN Cleaning: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle for Spring

There’s a reason why ‘spring cleaning’ is celebrated around the world. Warmer weather and longer days serve as a stimulant to encourage people to de-clutter and get organized. In fact, research shows that cleaning up your living space is great

Green Your Holiday with Recycled & Repurposed Decor

Green Your Holidays! Recycling, reusing and repurposing items around the house are a wonderful eco-friendly way to keep “green” for the holidays. It’s also great on your budget! Here are four sustainable holiday decorating ideas to help make the season

Green Your Holiday with Recycled & Repurposed Decor

Green Your Holidays! Recycling, reusing and repurposing items around the house are a wonderful eco-friendly way to keep “green” for the holidays. It’s also great on your budget! Here are four sustainable holiday decorating ideas to help make the season