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A Tour of the Hyperion Treatment Plant

The Hyperion Treatment Plant in Los Angeles is the largest waste water treatment plant west of the Mississippi, processing 280 million gallons of waste water per day. 314 more words

Of Cinema and Chicken

New cartoon in Hyperallergic!

If I don’t know the theme, how will anyone else? This was a ‘get it in under the wire’ cartoon fashioned in the middle of the night, a stream of consciousness get up that was meant to intertwine art, teaching, film, fame, food, sadness, colleagues and publishing. 14 more words

Seven simple steps to prevent children’s poisonings

It’s hard to keep an eye on small children all the time, and young children put everything in their mouth. Follow these simple steps to reduce the chance of a poisoning in your home. 334 more words

Hazardous Waste

New Year's Resolution: Recycle Your Electronic Waste!

If you didn’t get any new electronics this holiday, I bet you know someone who did. Christmas is the time for giving: cellphones, computers, tablets, printers, and other electronics top the gift lists of many Americans. 170 more words

HH-Waste and E-Waste Drop-off Event in Whitby

The Town of Whitby and the Region of Durham are co-hosting a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and Electronic Waste (E-Waste) Drop-off event. 

When: Saturday October 4, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. 297 more words

Ciscoe Morris gets a surprise household hazardous waste inspection. What do they find?

A surprise visit to an organic gardener’s home reveals some surprising places where household hazardous waste can be found! Find out how to identify household products that would need to be disposed as hazardous waste when no longer wanted — and where to take them for safe disposal. 11 more words