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Shop Smart and Waste Less This Summer

Zero Waste Marin encourages Marin County residents to shop smart with eco-friendly alternatives that will make a difference to the environment and your wallet.

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Extrafood.org Helps End Hunger and Waste In Marin

Extra Food picks up excess fresh food from businesses and organizations and immediately delivers it to nonprofits serving Marin’s most vulnerable children, adults, and families.

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Nashville Sets Example In Food Waste Reduction

Restaurants kick-start the initiative with chefs being asked to reduce, reuse and recycle food scraps and leftovers.

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10 Useful Food Storage Tips

Ways to keep your food fresh -- and out of the compost bin -- from cleaning expert and YouTube star Melissa Maker.

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Marin Household Hazardous Waste Facility Fiscal Report

What kind of hazardous waste is collected in Marin and what cities participate the most? Find out in this annual report from the Marin Household Hazardous Waste facility.

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The Perils of On-Premise Service

NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit report exposes the dangers garbage workers face providing on-premise service in one East Bay community.

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How to Avoid Wasting Food

Marin IJ article tackles food waste and offers some changes you can make right now to stop the waste.

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5 Ways To Get Involved on Earth Day

Discover local cleanup activities in Marin to celebrate Earth Day, Saturday, April 22.

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Adopt A Spot Mill Valley

Clean Mill Valley group encourages residents to “Adopt a Spot” -- from street corners to paths -- to regularly pick up litter and keep our community clean.

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February 21: Construction and Zero Waste Event

Come learn about recently updated Green Building Codes, Construction and Demolition (C&D) Recycling Programs in Marin County and best practices for deconstruction and reuse at project sites.

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