User: flenvcenter Topic: Waste-Regional
Category: Recycling and Composting
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Tasty deals: Apps help find unsold food and reduce waste 23.6.2019 Denver Post: Food
New smartphone app checks nearby restaurants, hotels or bakeries in Berlin for food being sold for a discount at the end of the day.
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Letters: Polis here to stay, The beauty of TABOR (4/4/19) 4.4.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Polis here to stay To the Republicans trying to recall Gov. Jared Polis, and to paraphrase them, we won, you lost, get over it! Nancy Rife, Wheat Ridge “Pay-as-you-throw” a fine? Re: “Don’t create fee to force recycling and composting,” March 29 editorial I disagree with The Post editorial’s conclusion that “pay-as-you-throw” is tantamount to […]
Editorial: Don’t create a fee to encourage recycling and composting 29.3.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
The last time Denver officials seriously considered imposing a fee for trash pickup the city was in dire need of extra cash.
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Denver planning “pay-as-you-throw” trash fee, Mayor Hancock says 23.3.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
Denver is preparing to charge for trash collection based on how much residents use, Mayor Michael Hancock announced at an elections forum Thursday, reviving an idea that was discussed his first year in office.
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Denver police, Adams County investigate death at waste and recycling center 18.3.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Denver police are investigating a man's death whose body was found at a waste and recycling facility Saturday. Police said on Twitter at about 11:45 a.m. Saturday that a person's body was located in the 600 block of West 53rd Place.
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Monday, Dec. 31, 2018 letters: Plastic alternatives, Border Patrol demands, downtown living 31.12.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Find alternatives to plastic Plastic recycling and “natural” gas are, in essence, industry euphemisms to cover the polluting aspects of fossil petroleum products. Less polluting than coal, burning natural gas nonetheless adds carbon dioxide and water vapor into the atmosphere, the major drivers of the changes occurring in climate and weather patterns today.
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Starbucks will stop handing out single-use plastic straws by 2020 10.7.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Starbucks, which doles out more than 1 billion straws a year, says it will phase out single-use plastic straws from its stores by 2020.
Saturday, July 7, 2018 letters: Plastic waste, Polis, coyote hunting 9.7.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Our plasticized planet Plastic is man-made substance that has added a whole new level of convenience and innovation to our lives.
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Longmont residents pushing for ordinance requiring recycling at multi-family properties 2.6.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
As a committee of Longmont residents and the city staff's environmental sustainability plan urge the adoption of a commercial recycling requirement for multi-family developments, some dedicated renters continue hauling materials themselves to the Waste Diversion Center.
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A planned Denver-area trash/recycling site drew a stink from neighbors, then a fast-growing town killed it by annexing the land 7.5.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
Could a battle over 12 acres of vacant land deep in Denver's suburbs serve as the setting for a new -- and some say overly aggressive -- approach to annexation, one likely driven by the metro area's mushrooming growth and ever shrinking supply of available land?
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Consumers think they’re recycling. It’s ending up in a landfill: Trash-tracking project in Denver highlights problem with Starbucks cups 14.3.2018 Denver Post: Business
On-the-run coffee drinkers toss away tens of millions of Starbucks cups each day. Alpine Waste & Recycling is close to figuring out how to recycle them in Denver.
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By 2025, Lakewood wants 60 percent of all landfill-bound waste to be recycled, composted or re-used. High-tech recycling bins are helping 28.2.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
Symbolism, color-coding and manual operation help park visitors make informed decisions about recycling
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What urban waste has to do with global warming 7.2.2018 Opinion – The Indian Express
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Coke aims to recycle a bottle for each it sells by 2030 20.1.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Coca-Cola announced long-term recycling goals Friday, including attempting to recycle a bottle or can for every beverage it sells by 2030.
Segregation must begin at home 27.12.2017 Opinion – The Indian Express
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Deer overpopulation has Colorado Springs officials debating merits of urban hunting 26.12.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Colorado Springs' urban deer population is said to be dangerously high, and the council is considering options to reduce it, including urban hunting with bows and arrows.
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Parker sues Douglas County over waste and recycling facility it claims is incompatible with neighborhood 24.12.2017 Denver Post: Business
Parker this week filed suit against Douglas County challenging the potential siting of a trash and recycling transfer facility on land just over its border, claiming it will inundate neighbors, schools and businesses in its northern stretches with unwanted odor, noise and traffic.
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Cities at Crossroads: Perils of plastics waste 29.11.2017 Columns – The Indian Express
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The morning after Thanksgiving, let them eat … cookies 18.11.2017 Denver Post: Food
These fragrant breakfast treats are designed to use up the remnants of a holiday meal, but they are far from your average leftover concoction.
Don’t trash your veggies! Denver has expanded compost program to every neighborhood in the city 16.11.2017 Denver Post: Local
Now every neighborhood in Denver can participate in the city's composting program.
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