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Cinco Electronics Recycling, in South Austin, is one of the more than 50 Take Care of Texas Proud Partners that have demonstrated their commitment to protecting the Texas environment. These corporations, governments, nonprofits, and others all across Texas have taken...
The publications page of the Take Care of Texas website has been enhanced with a virtual shopping cart. Simply select a publication, enter the desired quantity, and then add it to your cart. The best part of this shopping experience—it’s...
Kiowa Recycling Center, Booker In 2009, six high-school students in the small town of Booker, at the northern edge of the Panhandle, took it upon themselves to establish a recycling facility in their community. For small and rural communities, recycling...
Are you passionate about the environment? Ready to launch your career? Apply to the Mickey Leland Environmental Internship Program (MLEIP) at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality! Through this PAID, FULL-TIME, SUMMER INTERNSHIP program, undergraduate and graduate level college students...
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s Take Care of Texas program announced that Grammy-award winner Rick Trevino will join country music star Kevin Fowler as the voice of its successful radio and television public service announcements. Trevino’s announcements will be...
Dell Inc., Round Rock Most people know of Dell as one of the world’s largest computer manufacturers. But not everyone knows the company as a recycling trendsetter. Dell is a leader in reducing the need for raw materials in electronics...
HINT: To find the answer, check inside our animated house . Submit your response by commenting on the contest post on our Facebook page . For complete contest rules, click here . Contest ends Jan. 11, 2016, at 5 p.m.
You want to plant your garden as soon as possible to allow vegetables to grow and mature during ideal conditions. Using transplants, instead of seeds, can extend the productive period of many crops. Vegetables that are easy to transplant include...
National Bike Month was established to celebrate the many benefits of biking and to encourage people to try it. May 4 is Bike to School Day and there are almost 40 events across Texas. Find out if there is an...
For your convenience, we've created an infographic with the tips listed below. Click here to view it. You can also download and share it! Ask your friends to do their part this winter to Take Care of Texas. Winter is...

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