Waste Reduction Education
Waste Matters Newsletter This is an annual educational tabloid mailed to Marion County residents.
Master Recycler Training Classes Learn the ins and outs of how to reduce waste, recycle, and compost, and then put that learning into use.
Watch a Video on Recycling We have a variety of videos about recycling that you can watch from your computer.
Get FREE Clip Art! Use these waste reduction and recycling images in your publications.
Student Recycling Art Calendar Students throughout the County prepare artwork related to waste reduction and recycling. Winning artwork is featured in our student art calendar.
Interesting Places to Check Out We live in an area that has numerous innovative businesses that help make our region a more sustainable place to live. These facilities help our environment by finding creative ways to reuse materials instead of discarding them, recycling materials we no longer need, composting organic materials, employing hundreds of people throughout the region and generally demonstrating how we can live more sustainably.
Field Trip Guide for Teachers & Parents Do you work with kids? If so, be sure to check out our guide to educational resources in the area.
Oregon Green Schools Association Oregon Green Schools Association is a network of nearly 300 K-12 schools throughout Oregon that have programs in place to reduce waste, recycle, and to conserve energy and water. The program is free! If your school is within Marion County contact
Bailey Payne for more information.