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Learn what to do with your used batteries.
Learn about electronics recycling, and for a chance to win a $100 H-E-B gift card, tell us how you recycle.
Help your tires last as long as possible and then dispose of them responsibly.
How much do you think Texans recycle?
Is your plastic really recyclable?
Read this post to find out how to properly dispose of broken CFLs.
Kids, check out these fun activities to learn more about recycling.
Learn how to safely store and dispose of chemicals.
Every year, landfills take on more things we no longer need. Do your part to reduce, reuse, and recycle.
Over the winter holidays, we generate about 25 percent more waste.

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