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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

UF Students Join NCAA Final Four Sustainability Squad

By H. Hopper and C. Lanzone UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County interns TAMPA – As events go, they don't get much bigger than an NCAA Final Four. So, when Randy Penn, waste reduction agent at...
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Green Business partners recognized for environmental efforts

The Sarasota County Green Business Partnership teamed up with the Tampa-based Sustany Foundation to assist in recognizing area businesses that are making positive...
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4-H Radish Contest: Let’s vermicompost

From seed to salad and beyond, radishes have been big this year at UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County. It started with our 4-H youth development program. Each year, our 4-H program partners with the school gardens program, the Sarasota County 4-H...
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