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Green Notes

Hennepin Green Notes is a monthly e-newsletter highlighting environmental programs, news and events from Hennepin County.

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Latest edition

August 2016

In this edition

  • Become a Master Recycler/Composter
  • Five businesses recognized for their recycling efforts
  • Hennepin County continues efforts to reuse and recycle construction materials
  • Grant funding available and grants awarded
    • Funding available to clean up contaminated properties
    • Recycling grants available for businesses and organizations
    • Environmental education grants awarded
  • In the News
    • Gravel-bed nursery helps Hennepin County deal with loss of ash trees
    • Discussing environmental education for youth and actions we can take to protect the environment
  • Events
    • Purchase a compost bin
    • Join the conversation: envisioning the future of environmental education for youth
    • Minneapolis Zero Waste Plan: provide your input
    • Fix-It Clinics
    • Hazardous waste collection events
    • Minneapolis organics recycling training
  • Green Tip: Environmental education resources for back to school

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