Artwork of 17 to be featured in 2013 “Spokane Recycles” calendar The introduction this fall of the new single-stream recycling program using big blue carts was the inspiration for 288 children from 26 schools in Spokane County as they created hand-drawn posters for entry in the “America Recycles Day 2012” Spokane poster contest. […]
Recycling is green, sure. But what about all the cost — environmental and monetary — of transporting and processing the bottles we toss in the blue bin? The City of Spokane is trying a new way of recycling glass bottles locally: it’s making roads with them. Read the Spokesman-Review story to find out more.