- Establishing more convenient and responsible recycling and disposal options for electronics and household hazardous waste
- Improving options for recycling organic waste such as yard trimmings and food scraps
- Promoting the reduction of construction and demolition waste
On Tuesday November 15th, Keep Virginia Beautiful (KVB) is joining thousands of local organizers holding recycling events across the country to celebrate America Recycles Day, the only nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States.
This week’s blog is from excited student Jessica Casey! Doing Her part to Keep Virginia Beautiful!
Look at our mission statement. “Whether you have five minutes or five hours.” That’s all it takes to Keep Virginia Beautiful.
As we kick through August and start gearing up to go back to school we wanted to give some thought to how YOU can be green at school.
New Home Construction is touted as a key economic indicator but the Greenest Brick is already in the wall.
Two of Henrico County’s newest school buildings have acquired LEED certification at the gold and silver level. These new schools, Glen Allen High School and Holman Middle School, are located in central Virginia.
What is Green Ribbon status? Why do you care? President Obama developed the program because of his commitment to reducing greenhouse gases.