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Learn what to do with your used batteries.
Check out this collection of environmental service projects.
Dispose of your old medications on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.
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?
Paper makes up nearly 30 percent of our trash each year, more than any other material.
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.

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