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Winston-Salem “Big Sweep” reveals interesting finds

2010-02-08T17:06:21-04:00October 30th, 2009|Categories: Get Involved - Students, Home Stories|Tags: , , , |

On October 3rd, Winston-Salem’s annual “Big Sweep” provided local residents with the tools to assist in a cleanup of rivers and streams. This event has targeted over thirty sites, including Peters Creek, Silas Creek and Salem Creek. This year, Wake Forest’s SEAC Club was assigned to the watershed nestled between Sara Lee Soccer fields. [...]

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University purchases two BigBelly Solar Trash Compactors

2010-02-08T17:06:21-04:00October 6th, 2009|Categories: Home Stories, Waste Reduction|Tags: , , |

The university recently invested in two BigBelly Solar Trash Compactors which will be demonstrated from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on October 9 in front of the Reynolda Fresh Food Company. Made in the USA of 80-100% post-consumer recycled plastic and other environmentally-sound material, the first and only solar trash compactor operates entirely off-grid, powered only by visible, [...]

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