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Jun 2012


Student-led Rainwater Harvesting Projects at Los Altos High School and Egan

A rainwater harvesting system is an effective way to reduce runoff (especially important at Egan, given its large expanses of flat pavement) and reduce the use of treated water. 1,000 sq ft of roofing will actually yield 600 gallons of rainwater per inch of rain.

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May 2012


Trash Talk – They Do What With My Green Waste?

Ever wonder what happens to the yard waste, clippings and food scraps that you put into your green organics tote? Read this article to find out more!

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