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Learn about all the benefits of recycling used motor oil.
Have you ever wondered about the quality and safety of your drinking water? To help Texans stay informed, the TCEQ requires all public water systems to produce an annual Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)—an easy-to-read document that lays out a wide...
Check out this collection of environmental service projects.
Dispose of your old medications on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
Pet waste can affect water quality and health by carrying diseases into water.
All while saving water and using less chemicals.
Read this post to find out how to properly dispose of broken CFLs.
Do you have questions about “green” cleaners? Check out this post to get answers.
From fire ants to mosquitoes, learn eco-friendly ways to control common yard pests.

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