Posts Tagged: recycling

New and enhanced residential & commercial services from E.J. Harrison & Sons

This past July 2016, Ventura City Council granted a 10-year franchise renewal agreement to EJ Harrison & Sons, Inc., for the collection, sweeping, diversion, and disposal of solid waste, and collection and transport for processing of organic waste and recyclable

New and enhanced residential & commercial services from E.J. Harrison & Sons

This past July 2016, Ventura City Council granted a 10-year franchise renewal agreement to EJ Harrison & Sons, Inc., for the collection, sweeping, diversion, and disposal of solid waste, and collection and transport for processing of organic waste and recyclable

New Enhanced Residential & Commercial Services from E.J. Harrison & Sons, Inc.

This past July 2016, The City of Ventura granted a 10 year franchise renewal agreement to EJ Harrison & Sons, Inc. for solid waste collection and recycling services. The City of Ventura, in partnership with E.J. Harrison & Sons, Inc.,

New Enhanced Residential & Commercial Services from E.J. Harrison & Sons, Inc.

This past July 2016, The City of Ventura granted a 10 year franchise renewal agreement to EJ Harrison & Sons, Inc. for solid waste collection and recycling services. The City of Ventura, in partnership with E.J. Harrison & Sons, Inc.,

And the Winner is…2013 Green School Awards Announced

[slideshow] Each year the Green School Award Program, sponsored by the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division in partnership with Agromin Premium Soil Products, recognizes a school that demonstrates exemplary efforts to help the environment. This year, on November 18,

And the Winner is…2013 Green School Awards Announced

[slideshow] Each year the Green School Award Program, sponsored by the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division in partnership with Agromin Premium Soil Products, recognizes a school that demonstrates exemplary efforts to help the environment. This year, on November 18,

The City of Ventura and E.J. Harrison & Sons Unveil New Program to Help Property Owners Improve Recycling and Comply with New State Law

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s most recent data, Americans generate about 250 million tons of trash a year — or about 4.5 pounds per person, per day!  Much of this trash is generated by single-family and multi-family homes.

The City of Ventura and E.J. Harrison & Sons Unveil New Program to Help Property Owners Improve Recycling and Comply with New State Law

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s most recent data, Americans generate about 250 million tons of trash a year — or about 4.5 pounds per person, per day!  Much of this trash is generated by single-family and multi-family homes.

EP Foster Elementary School’s NEW Reduce and Recycling Carton Program

  From Left to Right:  Jill Sarick, Dana Bogdanich, Ray Olson, Courtney Lindberg and Lorri Peterson By Maryann Ridini Spencer Approximately six months ago, the City of Ventura, EJ Harrison and Gold Coast Recycling, met with the National Carton Council,

EP Foster Elementary School’s NEW Reduce and Recycling Carton Program

  From Left to Right:  Jill Sarick, Dana Bogdanich, Ray Olson, Courtney Lindberg and Lorri Peterson By Maryann Ridini Spencer Approximately six months ago, the City of Ventura, EJ Harrison and Gold Coast Recycling, met with the National Carton Council,

Boys and Girls Club Thrift Store at 222 Ventura Avenue in Downtown Ventura

The Boys and Girls Club Thrift Store Makes a Green Fashion Statement

[slideshow] By Maryann Ridini Spencer For over 100 years nationwide, The Boys & Girls Club’s mission has been to provide a positive environment and quality programs for all youth, especially those in need, to reach their full potential as productive,

Boys and Girls Club Thrift Store at 222 Ventura Avenue in Downtown Ventura

The Boys and Girls Club Thrift Store Makes a Green Fashion Statement

[slideshow] By Maryann Ridini Spencer For over 100 years nationwide, The Boys & Girls Club’s mission has been to provide a positive environment and quality programs for all youth, especially those in need, to reach their full potential as productive,

Tips From The Expert: Degradable Plastics – Are we there yet?

by Christine Wied You may be seeing plastic items that claim that they are degradable but are they really and are they recyclable too? The Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers that works with manufacturers that use postconsumer plastic as feed

Tips From The Expert: Degradable Plastics – Are we there yet?

by Christine Wied You may be seeing plastic items that claim that they are degradable but are they really and are they recyclable too? The Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers that works with manufacturers that use postconsumer plastic as feed

Tips From The Expert: Cutting Through the Myths About Plastics & Plastics Recycling

by Christine Wied There are many myths and misconceptions about plastics and plastics recycling.  Some of these myths have been explored and researched by the Association of Postconsumer Plastics Recyclers. They have a stake in making sure that they have

Tips From The Expert: Cutting Through the Myths About Plastics & Plastics Recycling

by Christine Wied There are many myths and misconceptions about plastics and plastics recycling.  Some of these myths have been explored and researched by the Association of Postconsumer Plastics Recyclers. They have a stake in making sure that they have

Safe & Easy Ways To Dispose of Toxic Household Hazardous Waste

Do you have any of these items you’d like to safely dispose of? Batteries (auto & household) Aerosol Cans Fluorescent tubes & compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFL’s) Paint Motor oil and filters Gasoline Pesticides and fertilizers Paint thinners and lacquer

Safe & Easy Ways To Dispose of Toxic Household Hazardous Waste

Do you have any of these items you’d like to safely dispose of? Batteries (auto & household) Aerosol Cans Fluorescent tubes & compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFL’s) Paint Motor oil and filters Gasoline Pesticides and fertilizers Paint thinners and lacquer

Local Teen Leads High School Waste Assessment Program

by Maryann Ridini Spencer Lujain Al-Saleh, a student at Ventura’s Foothill Technology High School (foothilltech.org), doesn’t like trash.  So, this month, as part of her school’s senior student community service requirement, she led a Hero project in waste assessment in

Local Teen Leads High School Waste Assessment Program

by Maryann Ridini Spencer Lujain Al-Saleh, a student at Ventura’s Foothill Technology High School (foothilltech.org), doesn’t like trash.  So, this month, as part of her school’s senior student community service requirement, she led a Hero project in waste assessment in