Author Archives: Jacob Deininger

UPDATE: CFCC Battery Recycling

Just this semester, CFCC has collected/recycled 35 lbs of batteries!

That’s more than the weight of a three year old child…

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That’s more than the weight of a cinder block…

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That’s more than the weight of an average microwave…

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Great job, CFCC! Keep it up. Battery recycling fixtures can be found in both the North Campus (McKeithan Center) and Wilmington Campus (L-Building) libraries as well as the Wilmington Campus IT Help Desk (A-Building/Galehouse).

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PARK(ing) DAY: Friday, Sept. 19th

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CFCC Sustainability Technologies will be participating in this year’s PARK(ing) DAY downtown. Stop by and visit them at their parking spot at 300 N. Front Street Friday, September 19th from Noon to 5:00pm.
PARK(ing) DAY is an annual worldwide event where artists, designers, and citizens transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks.

Back to School Green Tips

“We all know instilling good habits is easiest when we’re young, so more and more parents and educators are working to make kids aware of the importance of caring for our planet. As kids get ready to return to school in the fall, here are some simple tips to encourage sustainable habits and support a healthy environment… and healthy kids!”

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