Recycling at The GAC(4/4/2016)-Join us on Saturday, April 30 from 10:00 AM - Noon for FREE electronics recycling and paper shredding/recycling.
The 2016 Great American Cleanup(3/4/2016)-The Great American Cleanup (GAC) will be held Saturday, April 30, 2016. Volunteers will be cleaning their designated areas of the community then meeting at Timrod Park in Florence where teams turn in their clean up reports and enjoy a free lunch provided by Keep Florence Beautiful and its sponsors.
Volunteers needed for local Beach Sweep/River Sweep(8/25/2015)-The Florence Darlington Stormwater Consortium and Keep Florence Beautiful are teaming up to clean this popular portion of the Florence Trail System that meanders through the Jeffries Creek Watershed.
“If you don’t need it, don’t buy it” -a KFB Green Thumb for Patagonia (4/21/2015)- KFB Green Thumb up! To Patagonia gear/clothing line founder, Yvon Chouinard. In an interview with the Today show aired this morning he told consumers, “You hear ‘reuse, recycle,’ stuff like that. You also have to consider refuse. Refuse to buy something. If you don’t need it, don’t buy it” Sound advice by Mr Chouinard! The Worn Wear Wagon To […]
Girls Scouts at today’s GAC!(3/28/2015)-These beautiful young ladies & their families came out today to participate in the Great American Cleanup! Thank you all for your service…you make your community proud! Also, a huge thanks to our volunteers and board members that came out today and worked hard ticclean up our areas;!we had an impressive turnout today. We […]
Spring cleaning afoot in Florence; County expected to change litter code(3/25/2015)-BY GAVIN JACKSON Morning News | firstname.lastname@example.org | Posted Sunday March 22, 2015 FLORENCE, S.C. – Spring is in bloom and soon green foliage will hide most of the county’s litter problem that the bareness of winter annually reveals. But while some litter will be out of sight, it won’t be out of mind. Leaders say Florence County […]
Watch Your Dead Tech Get Demolished at an E-Waste Recycling Plant(3/24/2015)-“When we stepped inside the facility, you could almost smell the circuitboard. All around us conveyor belts were transporting staggering heaps of electronics to and from shredders and sorters—from hard drives to old TVs, to medical devices, Macbooks, and printers. So many printers.” View More
March 28, 2015 | Paper & e-Cycle Event(3/17/2015)-Need to have some documents shredded and recycled? Wondering what to do with your old electronics? Paper shredding and e waste collection will be available on Saturday, March 28 at Timrod Park from 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon during The 2015 Great American Cleanup Thanks to Palmettto Secure Document Destruction and Best Buy for their service […]