greenyes-d Digest V98 #12
Fri, 22 Jan 1999 17:24:10 -0500

greenyes-d Digest Volume 98 : Issue 12

Today's Topics:
[GreenYes] Bronx Race to Recycle! [ ]

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Date: Tue, 15 Dec 1998 10:55:45 -0600 (CST)
Subject: [GreenYes] Bronx Race to Recycle!
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Dear Colleagues,

A number of weeks ago, I posted a request seeking information on
school recycling "competitions" designed to increase diversion rates
at schools in your area.

A number of you responded, providing us with a great deal of
information we could use as we designed a program for schools in the

After much hard work, I'm pleased to announce that the Bronx Solid
Waste Advisory Board has finally kicked off the "Bronx Race to
Recycle!". The informal competition will take place between January
and Earth Day. Schools are asked to complete a questionnaire about
their program and track their diversion rate over an 8-week period.
Winners will be selected in a wide range of categories, representing
the best programs among the area's 330+ public, private, and parochial

I've attached a copy of the press release announcing the competition.
Anyone interested in obtaining a copy of the Race guidelines and
tracking forms should e-mail me your address and we'll send something
out in the next few weeks.

Thanks again for all of your help!

Steve Hammer
Bronx Solid Waste Advisory Board

Steve Hammer
Hammer Environmental Consulting
5294 Sycamore Ave.
Bronx, NY 10471
tel: (718) 548-5285
fax: (718) 548-5257

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