Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019 is the biannual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day . This is a day to educate the public about the dangers that improper drug disposal poses to people, the environment, and wildlife. The National Prescription Drug...
Take Care of Texas now has a flyer you can order to spread awareness about keeping plumbing free of fats, oils, and grease. Go to our Publications page to order free copies of this two-sided English/Spanish flyer, or download a...
We’ll guide you through the safest and best practices for fertilizing your lawn.
Some commercial landscaping options can have negative effects on groundwater and wildlife.
Learn about watersheds how they’re vital to our streams, rivers, lakes, and drinking water.
How and where we build our communities can have an impact that lasts for generations.
Avoid costly clogs, protect public health, and keep our water clean.
Water runoff can carry pollutants from streets, yards, and driveways into our streams, lakes, and bays.
Taking care of your septic system is good for the environment and your wallet!
Learn about all the benefits of recycling used motor oil.

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