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Hot, dry conditions got your garden down? Check out Clean North’s Green Side Up event for awesome solutions!

Mark Saturday, August 27, 2015 on your calendar! That's the date of this year's Clean North Green Side Up event at Lemieux Composting at 764 Black Road in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. This event will run from 9 am to noon.  It's hot and … Continue reading

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Calling all gardeners: It’s much ado about mulch!

It's Move That Mulch time once again!  Last holiday season, Clean North chipped thousands of Christmas trees into mulch, helping to extend the life of our local landfill and creating a marvelous mountain of mulch!  Now we're ready to share … Continue reading

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Seedy Saturday 2016 is this weekend! Package up any seeds you’ve collected and head on over

It may look like January out there, but spring is just around the corner! There's no better way to think spring than attending Seedy Saturday on March 5 at Sault College.  Clean North will be there! We will have lots … Continue reading

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Get a REAL tree this Christmas! And remember — recycle!

Get a real tree (local fresh cut) this Christmas and then drop it off for recycling at the Clean North collection depot before January 9. Sources of freshly cut local Christmas trees in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario include: Floods Christmas Trees … Continue reading

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Add your voice — and your feet — to a march for climate change in Sault Ste. Marie on November 29, 2015

Clean North, local schools, and others committed to a greener future for you and our community are encouraging all Sault area residents to participate in a March for climate change at 1 p.m. on November 29, 2015. Climate change will … Continue reading

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Clean North salutes the winners of the 2015 Green Glove Awards

Clean North offers congratulations to the winners of this year's Green Glove Awards. First place went to the Allard Street Community Garden at 105 Allard Street, in second place is the Rattle residence at 118 Killarney Road, and placing third is Pine Allard Properties at 769 … Continue reading

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Clean North presents the 9th annual Green Side Up event on Saturday, August 22, 2015

Need mulch, tree seedlings, coir blocks, or a rain barrel, bat house, or worm composter kit? Then plan to attend Clean North's 9th annual Green Side Up event at Lemieux Composting at 764 Black Road in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario from 9 … Continue reading

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Take your household hazardous waste to the depot — and protect you, your family, and our community

Have you been cleaning out your garage, shed, basement or even under the kitchen sink? The City of Sault Ste. Marie's household hazardous waste depot is now open for the season and ready to accept your household hazardous waste.  Making sure … Continue reading

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Plants, mulch, and free stuff curbside! 3 green events every Clean North member (and Sault-area resident) should know about!

Hello, Clean North members and supporters of green living! Three awesome events are coming up in the second half of this month that we think you all should know about. Please share this information with your friends, relatives, neighbours, and … Continue reading

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Clean North to celebrate Earth Day 2015 by presenting hot doc Symphony of the Soil at the library

Earth Week is almost here, and Clean North and the Sault Ste. Marie Public Library have just the event to get you into the swing of things! They are presenting the documentary Symphony of the Soil on Earth Day (Wednesday … Continue reading

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