Sustainable Saratoga’s Earth Day weekend event really cleaned up

Over 100 volunteers teamed up for Sustainable Saratoga’s first ever Team Up to Clean Up community litter pick-up event on April 24-25. An estimated 200 bags filled with trash were removed from neighborhoods, roadsides, parks, ravines and commercial areas.  Several large teams participated in the event, including the Saratoga Lions Club, Ballston Spa Mentoring

May 11th, 2021|Events, News, Zero Waste|

Team Up to Clean Up with Sustainable Saratoga

Sustainable Saratoga invites you to team up with us on Saturday, April 24 and Sunday, April 25, to clean up neighborhoods, streets and trails for Earth Day. “We’re seeing extra plastic pollution and pandemic-related litter this year – things like masks and gloves – littering our streets and sidewalks,” explained Whitney Davis, a

Composting opportunities in the area

Does it surprise you to know that 40% of the food produced for human consumption in the US goes to waste? That over 90% of that waste ends up in the landfill?

Organic waste decomposing in a landfill produces methane gas – a greenhouse gas with 25 times the global warming potential

January 8th, 2021|Archive, News, Zero Waste|
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