The City of Irvine in partnership with Waste Management, is hosting a free paper shredding event on Saturday, October 24 at the Lakeview Senior Center. Event is first come, first-served and will end when truck capacity is reached.
October 7 is California Clean Air Day built on the idea that shared experiences unite people to action to improve our community health. By joining together for a unified day of action we can create new habits to clear the air for all members of California’s diverse communities. Take the Pledge!
Here are some easy ways you and your family can reduce your energy consumption during this COVID-19 crisis. With everyone staying home 24/7 you could easily see your bill go up due to increased heating and use of electronics and appliances.
As we become vigilant about cleaning everything we touch we must do the same with our reusable bags, cups, and other items. The overarching message here is the importance of continuing to move forward with a total system overhaul to make using reusables a safe and convenient option.
The City of Irvine is now offering a FREE Green Business Assistance Program, designed to help businesses operate sustainably and receive public recognition for their efforts. Becoming a Certified Green Business means implementing practices that reduce energy and water consumption, and more.
If a load of recycling contains non-recyclables – even by just a fraction – that entire load risks not being recycled. That’s according to new guidelines being enforced by China, a major importer of recyclable materials created in the U.S.