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REDUCE, REUSE AND RECYCLE DURING BACK TO SCHOOL SHOPPING AND MOVING

August 27, 2013

MADISON - As summer winds down, many families have already started their back-to-school shopping or are moving their college-aged kids to a new city or apartment. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recycling specialists have extra tips to help you reduce, reuse and recycle more and throw away less.

"We know it's a busy time for students and their families," said DNR Recycling Outreach Coordinator Elisabeth Olson. "But with just a little planning, you can reduce waste and save money."

Olson said the DNR's back-to-school suggestions include:

More information and ideas are available by searching the DNR website for Recycling for all Seasons.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Elisabeth Olson, 608-264-9258

Last Revised: Tuesday, August 27, 2013




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