Fascinating Earth Day Facts You May Not Know

At Vangel, we’re proud to be part of a city that is so adamant about taking care of the earth. Not only are there a ton of Earth Day related events in the Baltimore area, Baltimore makes strides toward sustainability all year long. Founded by United States Senator Gaylord Nelson as an environmental teach-in, the first ever Earth Day was held April …

Community Shred Day at Knights of Columbus in Catonsville, MD

Join us for our first community shred day of the season! SATURDAY, April 11, 2015 10am – 12pm Hosted by: Knights of Columbus Patapsco Council 1960 Location: 1010 Frederick Rd. Catonsville, MD 21228 Paper: Watch your paper products shred through video monitors to ensure security. Data Storage Media: Hard drives, cd’s and other non-paper storage media can be turned in …

Do you really need a new phone?

As technology advances, constantly acquiring the newest or the best device is increasingly becoming the norm for consumers. As new devices come out, the number of old cellular devices entering the waste stream each year also increases. For many consumers, recycling cellular devices isn’t seen as something convenient or even of priority. Most cellular devices end up in landfills. Each year, Americans dump phones containing …

Towson, UMBC, and UMD Participate in Recyclemania 2015

UPDATE: This year, universities participating in Recyclemania recycled over 80.1 million pounds of recyclables and organic materials! 394 schools participated, including 4.5 million students in the U.S. and Canada. For the second year in a row, Antioch University in Seattle won the overall competition with 96% of their campus waste being recycled or composted. Congrats, Antioch University! Each year, educational institutions across the …