Green Resources

Is the Big Blue Bin the downfall of the recycling industry?

August 10, 2015

Recently Aaron C. Davis published an article on about some unintended consequences of the typical recycling process in the U.S. The common philosophy to promote public cooperation with municipal recycling is to make it easy for residents. Over the past 20 years, we’ve come a long way in changing habits to promote widespread participation in recycling programs. All […]

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Metro’s New On The Go Transit App Makes it Easier to Go Green

April 10, 2015

Metro has just made it easier for St. Louisans to ‘go green’ when it comes to transportation with the release of its dynamic new smart phone application, On The Go! On The Go, the official mobile app of Metro transit, is now available. You can download it for free from the Apple App Store and […]

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Green Business Challenge

September 8, 2014

On Friday, September 5th, St. Louis Earth Day participated in a green business expo, hosted by the Green Business Challenge (a program of the St. Louis Regional Chamber and the Missouri Botanical Garden). Participants who attended the seminar prior to the expo were treated to a keynote address by Tim Murch, President and CEO of MMMM, a […]

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Missouri Ballot Measures – August 5th

August 1, 2014

St. Louis Earth Day encourages practices which reduce the environmental impact of activities across the St. Louis region and within our state. Supporting our local food economy and supporting measures that reduce greenhouse gasses, especially those created by vehicular transportation, are ways in which we fulfill our mission. Take a moment to learn more about […]

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Take the Earth Day Challenge!

April 17, 2014

The Earth Day Challenge is a great way for you to take action on April 26th. Complete two of the following three tasks, and you have met the Earth Day Challenge: Bring a bottle to re-fill with water at the Festival.  There will be water stations throughout the event grounds, which are also marked on our […]

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