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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 2020

In this edition

  • Create meals, not waste: Join the Stop Food Waste Challenge
  • Adopt a lower waste lifestyle: apply now for the Zero Waste Challenge
  • Organics need to be free of non-compostable materials
  • Funding available for the cleanup of contaminated sites
  • New conservation easement fulfills landowners’ vision of permanent habitat protection
  • Gravel-bed tree nursery upgraded
  • School recycling grants awarded
  • In the News: Home deconstruction becomes an increasingly popular option
  • Events: 
    • Backyard composting webinars
    • Virtual Children’s Water Festival
  • Green Tip: Ways to stop food waste 

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