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Green Tips

KINK’s Peggy LaPoint airs each Green Tip weekdays at 6:30am, 1:30pm and 7:30pm.

 


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Here are this week’s tips:

Green Tips

Land donated to Forest Park Conservancy will help protect the park

How about some good news? Forest Park Conservancy was just given 60 acres...

Want plastic utensils or straws with your takeout in WA? You’ll need to ask for them.

If you want plastic utensils, straws or condiment packs with your takeout in...

Christmas tree recycling

Whether you take your tree down right away or leave it up until...

Multnomah Co to phase out gas-powered leaf blowers at county facilities

Raise your hand if you hate the sound and smell of gas-powered leaf...

New study shows detectable amount of microplastics in Oregon waterways

A new report by Environment Oregon is showing microplastics prevalent in Oregon waterways....

Read this before you recycle all of those cardboard boxes

There’s a good chance that you’re receiving your share of boxes right now...

Buy quality secondhand for holiday gifting

Whether it’s supply chain issues, high costs or the desire to be more...

Don’t just compost your eggshells, they’re so much more they can do

Even though we’ve got curbside composting available, I keep a container handy to...

Make use of your garden beds in the winter

If you’ve got raised garden beds there’s a good chance they’re sitting vacant...

Infrastructure bill passed but how does it help the environment?

Last week the House passed a $1 trillion infrastructure plan that now waits...


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