18 December 2014
Holiday gift to the planet: Go easy on the trash
Nobody likes trash. All over the world, we should produce less of it. Here in Eugene, we have good systems for reducing, re-using, and recycling waste. ELAW fellows from Mexico, Honduras, the Dominican Republic, Slovakia, and more have taken home valuable lessons from touring our local municipal solid waste operations.
| Minerva Rosette (left) and Laura Palmese at the Glenwood Transfer Station
Read more about our work around the world helping communities minimize waste and prevent the construction of ill-conceived landfills in yesterday's Register-Guard, in an op-ed by ELAW Communications Director Maggie Keenan: