Monthly archive for April 2019

Supermarkets ramp up sustainability push

SN Supermarket News – On Earth Day 2019, supermarket retailers highlighted efforts to promote environmentally friendly practices in their operations and communities. Aldi U.S. said Monday that this year it aims to add 100 more stores with hydrofluorocarbon (HFC)-free refrigeration systems. “Aldi is deeply committed to reducing

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Earth Day in Ellwood City

Ellwood City Ledger – Kaden, 8, and Kota Olinger, 6, take a litter quiz with the help of Jerry Zona of Tri-County Cleanways during an Earth Day celebration Saturday at Ewing Park in Ellwood City. [Sally Maxson/For ECL] Read Entire Article

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Volunteers tackle cleanup along Raccoon Creek for Earth Day

The Times – MONACA — In celebration of Earth Day on Monday, Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania partnered with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, a community-cleaning nonprofit, to organize a Beaver County cleanup and beautification event. The effort was part of the nonprofit’s 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA initiative.

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CLEANUP EVENT PLANNED IN GREENCASTLE

Franklin County Free Press –GREENCASTLE — Dozens of groups of volunteers either have or will soon be spreading out across Franklin County to clean their communities. The Greencastle-Antrim Chamber of Commerce is joint the effort by organizing a 2019 Great American Cleanup of PA Event. “Keep Greencastle

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Paupack Twp. litter crew reports big haul

The News Eagle –  LAKEVILLE – Families and friends from Paupack Township took part in the annual Great American Clean Up Day, Saturday, April 6, collecting 180 bags of trash and seven tires in a matter of three hours. The 45 volunteers searched 26.2 miles for the

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Volunteers clean Paupack roads of trash

The News Eagle – PAUPACK TWP. – Volunteers made the Great American Cleanup in Paupack Township a success once again. At the township’s April meeting, Supervisor Chairman Bruce Chandler commended the 45 volunteers and explained that while they scoured 26.2 miles one way, they actually cleared trash

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Watershed Cleanup Day Set for Saturday

StateCollege.com – STATE COLLEGE — Individuals, families and groups can celebrate Earth Day Weekend and make an impact in their community by taking part in the 23rd Annual Watershed Cleanup Day, from 8 a.m. to noon. Volunteers will descend on sites throughout Centre County’s watersheds to clean up trash

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Mother Earth says ‘clean your room’

KYW Newsradio 1060 – April has become the month when we show the planet proof of our love and devotion by cleaning up our rooms, as it were, with events all over the Philly metro area on and around April 22, aka Earth Day. Earth Day launched

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