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FCPS, Redwood Cooperative School named 2020 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon honorees

While the state remains focused on fighting the novel coronavirus outbreak that has interrupted the school year, the U.S. Department of Education is honoring a Kentucky school district and a cooperative school for their environmental instruction efforts. Fayette County Public Schools (FCPS) and Redwood Cooperative School in Lexington are among 55 national honorees name as 2020 U.S. Department of Education...

Go green — recycle used cooking oil FREE at Gobble Grease Toss on Friday; please don’t pour it out

Go green on Black Friday. Recycle your used cooking oil for free at the Gobble Grease Toss on Friday, Nov. 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Redwood Cooperative School, 166 Crestwood Dr. Last year, the Gobble Grease Toss collected more than 400 gallons of used cooking oil, a record amount! Help us break that record this year. The cooking oil that we collect will be recycled into biofuel by Kelley Green...

After the Thanksgiving feast, recycle your cooking oil — free — at Gobble Grease Toss

Are you frying your Thanksgiving turkey this year or serving other fried goodies on your Thanksgiving table? Recycle your used cooking oil for free at the Gobble Grease Toss. The Gobble Grease Toss will be held Friday, Nov. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Redwood Cooperative School, 166 Crestwood Dr. The cooking oil collected at the event will be recycled into biofuel by Kelley Green Biofuel and used...