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WASTE REDUCTION

The Solid Waste Reduction Program teaches and employs innovative, waste-limiting strategies and programs, creating a healthier, more sustainable county.

 

 


 
 

RECENT WASTE REDUCTION BLOG POSTS

Lemurs go bananas

It's not often that you get asked to come hang out with lemurs as part of your workday, but life as an Extension agent sometimes has its perks. The Lemur Conservation Association reached out to UF/IFAS...
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UF/IFAS online adds new recycling course

"Recycle Right" is a new class focused on the issues we face with recycling in Florida. The online offering focuses on recycling, with waste reduction, recycling, composting, and other topics on tap throughout the course.  "Recycle Right" takes...
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Sustainable farms, ranches and businesses part of local efforts at Savor Sarasota

By Randall Penn, waste reduction agent, and Sarah Bostick, sustainable agriculture agent UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County Savor...
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