Monthly Archives: August 2010

2010 Mobile Paper Shredding Event: Harrington Park

Saturday October 16th, 2010 85 Harriot Ave. 9am-1pm *FREE* Rules to remember: No binders No plastic No metal No x-rays For more information please call: 201-837-1600 Prevent identity theft! Destroy confidential documents! Save trees by recycling! Advertisements

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Local Farmer’s Markets

Fresh local produce tastes great. Support our local farmers and enjoy tasty food that did not have to travel far to get to your table. For lists of local roadside merchants, community farmers markets, pick your own- farms as well as … Continue reading

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Recycle your old fridge or freezer

New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program is a statewide program that offers financial incentives, programs and services for New Jersey residents, business owners and local governments to help them save energy, money and the environment. http://www.njcleanenergy.com Follow this link for information … Continue reading

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Carbon Footprint

Your carbon footprint is a representation of the effect you have on the climate in terms of the total amount of greenhouse gases you produce (measured in units of carbon dioxide). One of the actions for Sustainable Jersey certification is … Continue reading

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Composting

A great way to reduce your family’s solid waste output is to compost. This is not hard to do and there is a lot of information out there on the subject.This is not hard to do and there is a … Continue reading

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BCUA

The Bergen County Utilities Authority (BCUA) is a public utility that provides wastewater treatment and solid waste management services for much of Bergen County. Their web site,www.bcua.org, has information about recycling, wastewater treatment, collection of household hazardous waste, computer and … Continue reading

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Sustainable Jersey

SUSTAINABLE JERSEY ™ is a certification program for municipalities in New Jersey that want to go green, save money, and take steps to sustain their quality of life over the long term. Sustainable Jersey: · Identifies concrete actions that municipalities … Continue reading

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