MDE Celebrates America Recycles Day: Rethink Recycling Sculpture Contest

Since 2001, The Maryland Department of the Environment has celebrated America Recycles Day annually by hosting the Rethink Recycling Sculpture Contest. At this event, high school students across the state of Maryland can compete by creating sculptures using recycled and reusable materials. Although America Recycles Day is actually on November 15, the Rethink Recycling Sculpture Contest will be held on …

How the Government Shutdown May Affect Recycling in DC

The Government Shutdown Poses Major Problems for the District’s Daily Operations As the government shutdown enters day 14, most zoos, museums, national parks and other various government venues have closed their doors, and while the daily operation of trash and recycling collection is still happening,¬†DC is unique in the fact that it’s not allowed to spend local revenue without it …

National Cyber Security Awareness Month

October is National Cyber Security Awareness month, a great time to give your business a cyber security audit and set up, if not in place already, some cyber security standard procedures for all to follow. Some fundamental tips for cyber security: Use impenetrable¬†passwords Only give passwords and access to sensitive data to a select few Back up your data often …