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Author Archives: Lacey Evans

About Lacey Evans

Lacey EvansLacey Evans was a staff writer at Resource Recycling, Inc. until January 2017. Resource Recycling, Inc. publishes Resource Recycling, Plastics Recycling Update and E-Scrap News.            

How British Columbia can improve its packaging EPR effort

Published: November 29, 2016
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British Colombia EPRA government auditor in British Columbia has released a report on the Canadian province’s EPR (extended producer responsibility) program for printed paper and packaging. Overall, the auditor is pleased with the program but does identify areas for improvement.

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How I Spent My Grant: Elementary students master ABCs of food diversion

Published: July 12, 2016
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Azevada_Composting_ProgramOrganization: Azevada Elementary School; Fremont, Calif.

Grant: $5,000 Community Outreach Grant from Alameda County public agency StopWaste to improve food scrap recovery at the school through the Go Green Lunch Project. It was awarded for the 2014-2015 school year, and the program is now self-managing.

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