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There's a place in St. Louis County to take your worn American flags

ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KEZK) — There's going to be a lot of American Flags flying this weekend, as we celebrate the 4th of July on Sunday. We wanted to share a great reminder about what you should do with those American Flags that become too worn and unpresentable. If you live in south St. Louis County...
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Recycle unwanted car seats at Target, get 20% off new baby gear

ST. LOUIS (KEZK) — Don't throw away old or unwanted car seats. Target wants to recycle them. Starting Monday, April 22, through Saturday, May 4, bring in the seats to a participating Target location. You will receive a 20%-off coupon for a new car seat, stroller or select baby gear. Waste...
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LOOK: Polo Ralph Lauren creates "Earth Polo" from recycled plastic

NEW YORK (KEZK) — Polo Ralph Lauren has revealed a shirt made out of recycled plastic just in time for Earth Day. One iconic shirt, 12 bottles recycled. #TheEarthPolo . Introducing the first-ever Polo shirt crafted from recycled plastic bottles. Part of our commitment to prevent 170 million bottles...
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 Purple green blue gold and white beads from New Orleans Mardi Gras celebration. View is level with the objects and perspective is moving away from camera. These are long strands of round beads.

Too many beads? Recycle your Mardi Gras beads in Soulard

Watch the video to see how it's done!
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Entercom St. Louis (Y98, KMOX 1120, KEZK 102.5, NOW 96.3, KFTK 97.1) is gearing up for an awesome event this Saturday at the William J Harrison Education Center to help give back to the city we love! This community recycling event and environmental fair offers several different recycling...
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Recycling Smart for St. Louis

Recycle Smart! You may have heard of changes in the recycling industry that could potentially have an effect on our curbside recycling. China, the world’s leading importer of recyclables, recently announced that they will no longer accept recyclable materials that have high contamination levels. In...
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Starbucks Introduces Environmental Lids, Instead of Straws

Starbucks says, so long to their famous green straws. Starbucks announced today that it will phase out plastic straws from its more than 28,000 stores worldwide by 2020, a decision that will eliminate more than 1 billion straws a year. In their place? The lid that that one woman developed...
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'Butt Lady' Picks Up Millionth Cigarette Butt

Video of Butt Lady Of Auburn Grabs 1 Millionth Butt On Valentine's Day An anti-littering activist in California is celebrating an unusual milestone -- picking up her one millionth discarded cigarette butt. Sally Dawly, who branded herself "the Butt Lady of Auburn" after beginning her quest...
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