Hennepin Green Notes is a monthly e-newsletter highlighting environmental programs, news and events from Hennepin County.
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In this edition
- Slash your trash - join the Zero Waste Challenge
- Better than new. Choose to reuse.
- Recycle Everywhere campaign encourages residents to rethink their recycling routine
- Get a bin to start composting in your backyard
- Improvements at Hennepin Energy Recovery Center will reduce air emissions and increase efficiency
- Maps available showing requirements for Minnesota’s new vegetated buffer law
- Grant program updates
- Business recycling grants available
- School recycling grants awarded
- Grants awarded to clean up contaminated sites
- Projects underway to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species
- 40 rain gardens installed with the help of a Natural Resources Grant
- In the news
- The Hennepin Energy Recovery Center is part of the solution to our waste problem
- All Minneapolis recycling customers can now participate in organics recycling
- Envisioning the future of environmental education for youth
- Sustainable agriculture demonstration field day
- Fix-It Clinics
- Hazardous waste collection events
- Green tip: Recycle everywhere at home