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UK to celebrate America Recycles Day with eye-opening display waste display at Young library

By Meg Mills University of Kentucky Each year, the University of Kentucky celebrates America Recycles Day Nov. 15 by encouraging faculty, staff and students to recycle and learn more about recycling on campus. This year, due to COVID 19 restrictions, UK Recycling is celebrating a little differently. Although recycling cardboard on campus is easy, UK Recycling continues to see some of this valuable...

Celebrate America Recycles Day: Take online pledge, discover new recycling opportunities

You can celebrate America Recycles Day today by taking an online pledge offered by Lexington’s Division of Waste Management.   America Recycles Day, which takes place on Nov. 15 every year, is an initiative to encourage citizens and businesses to recycle more at home, at work, at school and on the go. It is a program coordinated nationally by Keep America Beautiful but can be celebrated locally...