Earth Day

August 7, 2013 | Published by Nancy Drumheller

The annual celebration of Earth Day on April 22 has inspired countless people worldwide to take action for the environment. You can, too! Helping the Earth is easier than you think. Small actions can result in big changes over time. Start by considering your impact on the environment. Reduce the amount of waste you generate. Use our Trash Tracker to tally your daily waste. Reuse items you might otherwise throw... Read More

America Recycles Day

July 30, 2013 | Published by Nancy Drumheller

Each November, we celebrate America Recycles Day, a time to educate and empower  Americans to recycle more, better, not just one one day, but every day.   This national program of  Keep America Beautiful is dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. Held on November 15,  America Recycles Day educates and encourages individuals on how to be more mindful of what they consume, to reuse as much... Read More

CVWMA Kids Page

July 30, 2013 | Published by Nancy Drumheller

Welcome to CVWMA’s web page for kids! This interactive web site is designed to teach you about the importance of waste reduction, recycling, and solid waste management (or how we take care of our garbage). Many materials that we use everyday can be reused and recycled. Explore the links below to learn more about recycling and ways you can reduce the amount of trash you throw away. R3, CVWMA’s mascot... Read More