Carryout bag fee begins January 1st in Colorado
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Carryout bag fee begins January 1st in Colorado

Retail stores in Colorado will be required to collect a disposable carryout bag fee beginning January 2, 2023.
See the article to see what kind of stores are covered,
and other details, like — bags inside the store to put fruit in, is ok.
Also see what’s next in 2024.
…Colorado Saving Mother Earth.

News on Eco-Cycle electric truck, and solutions for hard-to-recycle materials

News on Eco-Cycle electric truck, and solutions for hard-to-recycle materials

==NOVEMBER IS COLORADO RECYCLE MONTH==
HARD TO RECYCLE news
==Eco-Cycle CHaRM
==first electric dump truck
==sharps / syringes
==dispose of medicine
==mattresses
==fire extinguishers
==clothing
==CD / DVD discs
==cooking oil / car motor oil
==Styrofoam
==electronics
==Lyons volunteers events

Questions (Q&A) about Boulder’s recycle center for hazardous items

Questions (Q&A) about Boulder’s recycle center for hazardous items

==NOVEMBER IS COLORADO RECYCLE MONTH==
HAZARDOUS WASTE CENTER – Boulder County
==a graphic and Q&A about what you can recycle and where
==re-use area — drop off or pick up for free items like paint, household cleaners, oil, fertilizer, caulk, and more
==Q&A / e-cigarettes, old gas, florescent bulbs, smoke detectors, electronics
==batteries
==camping propane only

Curious about behind the scenes of Boulder’s Hazardous Recycling? Take a tour
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Curious about behind the scenes of Boulder’s Hazardous Recycling? Take a tour

AMERICA RECYCLE DAY November 15
==This is the first time tours have been available at the Hazardous Materials Management Facility
== and the Recycling Center has been recently reopened for self-guided tours
==Sign the pledge to make recycling a priority in your community

Funds accessed or sought to instigate permanent solutions to depleted Basin
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Funds accessed or sought to instigate permanent solutions to depleted Basin

The Colorado River (Basin) flows for 1,450 miles and provides water to 7 states= Drought has been drying up the Colorado River basin for more than two decades. === Read about Inflation Reduction Act funds sought for permanent drought

Boulder County Sustainability Plan and more
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Boulder County Sustainability Plan and more

Overview of Boulder County’s actions thru their Office of Sustainability, Climate Action & Resilience
==Mission
==climate action in Bo Co
==Sustainability Grants (incl. Lyons)
==wins International Award
==Appeals Court rules on historic climate accountability lawsuit
==Recipients of sustainable Food & Agriculture fund
==Link to official Plan