Monthly Archives: September 2012

CLA celebrates 100th load of e-waste collected; Kathleen Brosemer tells all about how Clean North sparked e-waste collection in the Sault after Y2K

In keeping with the City of Sault Ste. Marie’s theme of Celebrate 100!, Community Living Algoma is proud to announce that their Community Recycling Depot, located at 285 Wilson St., is celebrating its 100th transport load of recycled electronics! Read … Continue reading

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Clean North board member grows food at his workplace on White Oak Dr.; Sault Star notices

Kudos to Clean North Board Member Robert Bressan, who planted a veggie garden at work that has drawn a lot of attention from passersby and earned him recent coverage in the Sault Star: Veggies grow at business By Elaine Della-Mattia, … Continue reading

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North Bay-based company to give away pocket ashtrays to reduce cigarette butt litter

Ron Garrett is the founder and chief executive officer of Envirocana Inc., which distributes pockets ashtrays in North America.  Based in North Bay, Ontario,  Envirocana is now in the process of supplying 1250 Pocket Ashtrays free of charge to North … Continue reading

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Clean North and White Pines Collegiate and Vocational School team up for another round of tree planting

Clean North has been involved with community tree planting since the mid 1990s, and White Pines Collegiate in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario was one of the first planting sites.  Behind the school, several dozen vigorously growing young trees are now … Continue reading

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Clean North Salutes the 2012 City Beautification “Green Glove Award” winners

On September 5 at the Sault Ste Marie Civic Centre, Councillor Susan Myers presented an engraved plaque along with a pair of green gloves and a gift prize to the 2012 Clean North Green Glove Garden Award winners of the City … Continue reading

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Local gardeners say thank you very mulch to Clean North after Green Side Up Event

On August 25, Clean North held its annual Green Side Up event at Lemieux Composting on Black Road in Sault Ste. Marie. Local gardeners were very happy to load up on mulch at this event. Clean North volunteer Don McGorman … Continue reading

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