Indianapolis Earth Day: JCC Tree Planting and Artist Competition

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By Maggie Wehri April 23, 2014

Green family fun is the goal at the Indianapolis JCC's Earth Day Community Celebration on April 27.

How to Recycle Corks

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By Sophia Bennett April 23, 2014

Recycling and reuse opportunities abound for all of those leftover corks.

Clean up Milwaukee All Week Long for Earth Day 2014

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By Maggie Wehri April 22, 2014

Beautification events are happening all over Milwaukee in honor of Earth Day.

San Jose State’s Annual Earth Day Celebration Returns

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By April Stearns April 21, 2014

San Jose residents are welcome to spend Earth Day on the campus of San Jose State University learning to better appreciate Mother Earth.

Recycling Profile: Long Beach, CA

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By 1-800-RECYCLING April 18, 2014

Long Beach's weekly curbside recycling program accepts items like polystyrene, plastic bags and paint cans.

How to Recycle Mattresses

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By Sophia Bennett April 17, 2014

Nearly all of any given mattress can be recycled. Learn about the process, and what you can do to ensure your old mattress is properly recycled.

Nashville Earth Day Festival: Keeping Nashville Beautiful

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By Maggie Wehri April 16, 2014

Nashville celebrates Earth Day on Saturday, April 19 at Centennial Park.

How to Recycle Motor Oil

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By Sophia Bennett April 15, 2014

In the U.S., an estimated 61% of used motor oil is dumped — not recycled — yet drop-off points are located all across the country.

Earth Day 2014 Events Take Over Boston in April and May

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By Kara DiCamillo April 14, 2014

Boston is alive with Earth Day events in April and May.

461 Colleges and Universities Nationwide Recover 89.1 Million Pounds of Organic and Recyclable Materials During RecycleMania

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By 1-800-RECYCLING April 14, 2014

During this 14th annual tournament, updated weekly rankings allowed schools to track their performance in eight categories measuring their recycling rate.

Recycling Profile: Nashua, NH

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By 1-800-RECYCLING April 11, 2014

Nashua's single-stream curbside recycling program could be a model for other programs around New Hampshire.

How to Recycle Textbooks

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By Sophia Bennett April 10, 2014

Textbooks can present some difficulties when it comes to recycling, but there are a number of great programs across the country that can help.