Washington officials say thousands of old plastic trash bins were crushed and sent to a landfill instead of being recycled.
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Baltimore Gas and Electric says residents looking to get rid of old air conditioners can recycle them this weekend.
George Washington University students will be collecting used cell phones and other portable electronic devices at 15 Metro stations during the morning rush hour.
Recycle more. That’s the challenge from Governor Martin O’Malley to state employees who are now in competition with each other.
Once all of the holiday gifts have been opened and enjoyed, Baltimore city officials are reminding residents that they can recycle much of the wrapping, boxes, Styrofoam, and even those old electronics that are being replaced by this year’s gifts.
If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, finding it in the trash can take special vision.
Howard County is paving the way with recycling with a new food waste-program.
A Pennsylvania company that recycles printer-ink cartridges says it’s opening a store in downtown Hagerstown.
Truckloads of Four Loko and other alcohol-laced energy drinks are being recycled into ethanol and other products after federal authorities told manufacturers the beverages were dangerous and caused users to become “wide-awake drunk.”