The MVCC Green Tent at the Mar Vista Farmers Market
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Trash Talk - June 9, 2019
GREEN, BLACK OR BLUE BIN - WHERE DOES IT GO?
Are you a recycling expert? Stop by the Green Tent this Sunday, July 8, to test your knowledge with a sorting game, learn about the recycling process and commit to reducing waste. Pick up a free bamboo product sample.
Get your recycling questions answered. Hear from a recycling pro and learn what to do with your Household Hazardous Waste.
In 2015, Californian’s produced 4.7 lbs of trash per person, per day and diverted 63% of waste from landfills. But we can do better! The City of LA’s goal of zero waste is within reach as long as residents are expert recyclers! Recycling right saves natural resources, decreases pollution and saves landfill space.
Guest Adriana de la Cruz is a local Mar Vista resident and self-proclaimed enthusiast of REDUCE! REUSE! RECYCLE. Her goal is to share her knowledge of waste and help the public understand their role in waste creation and reduction, and how they can help sustain our environment.
According to the Drawdown data, recycling paper is one of the top 100 solutions for reversing Global Warming. Every time you take the time to sort and separate old mags and newspapers, you are helping to keep carbon where it belongs..in the ground!