Newsletter

Take Care of Texas News You Can Use is a monthly e-newsletter with helpful information to keep our air and water clean, conserve energy and water, and reduce waste.

May 2018

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  • May 2018
    Share Your Opinion for a Chance to Win

  • April 2018
    ♻️ Recycling Contest: Your Chance to Win

  • March 2018
    How Many State Flowers Does Texas Have?

  • February 2018
    Do You Have Composting Questions?

  • January 2018
    Surprising Sources of Pollution Around Your Home

2017

2016

  • December 2016
    Win a Tablet | Holiday Recipe | Save on Your Energy Bill | Recycle Wrapping Paper

  • November 2016
    Win a Tablet | Save Money, Plant a Tree | Prevent Thanksgiving Food Waste | Getting Rid of Stuff That's Hard to Recycle | How Your Neighbors are Keeping the Air Clean

  • October 2016
    Win a Tablet │ Rebates to Conquer Water Waste │ Green Halloween Hacks │ Grow Local in School Gardens

  • September 2016
    Win scholarships and GoPros │ Reduce emissions from school buses │ Plant your Texas roots

  • August 2016
    Win a Samsung Galaxy Tab4, Surprising Foods that Can Clog Your Drain

  • July 2016
    Had enough of pesky mosquitoes? Why are dogs sniffing out mussels? What Would We Do During Another "Drought of Record"?

  • June 2016
    Ten easy tips for renters │ New video for sharing │ Cool prizes │ Chance to share your opinion │ Why you should start composting now

  • May 2016
    Six common crashes between bikes and cars, tax free shopping for ENERGY STAR, water quality success story, and award winners in Texas

  • April 2016
    Ideas for celebrating Earth Day, safe prescription drug disposal, and public comment period open on draft water plan.

  • March 2016
    Easy ways to find and fix leaks. Is it illegal to pick bluebonnets? Do you need to worry about Ozone?

  • February 2016
    Surprising Recycling Information, Paid Internships for College Students, Share Your Love for Texas, and Grant Funds Available

  • January 2016
    Easy Ways to Make a Difference, Chances to Win, Texas Rebate Guide, Surprising Air Leaks in Your Home

2015

  • December 2015
    Tips for a Green Holiday, Activities for Kids, Contest Winner, and More

  • November 2015
    TX Recycles Day Contest, Arbor Day, Leaf Management

  • October 2015
    Green Camping, Fall Planting & Vampire Power

  • September 2015
    Burn Bans, Back to School Ideas, Input Sought on Recycling Study

  • August 2015
    Summer Fuel Economy, Light Bulb Technology, and Teacher Resources

  • July 2015
    Kevin Fowler PSAs, Smart Irrigation, and UV Safety

  • June 2015
    New PSAs, Rising Reservoirs, and Dealing with Mosquitoes

  • May 2015
    Keep Our Air Clean and Drinking Water Week

  • April 2015
    Art contest winners, Earth Day, and food waste

  • March 2015
    New license plate, spring gardening, and fix a leak week

  • February 2015
    How to Recycle and Community Events

  • January 2015
    Win H-E-B and Samsung Prizes

2014

2013

Hot Wire

Stay in the know with our informative regularly updated HOT WIRE blog featuring tips, stories, events and a lot more from across the State of Texas.

News Releases

Stay up to date with official News Releases featuring informative articles with downloadable graphics.

 

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Seasonal Tips

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Take Care of Texas Seasonal Tips is a quarterly e-mail with helpful ideas on how you can do your part every winter, spring, summer, and fall.

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