recycling

Help kids learn by giving them your TV — for an e-waste drive

Outdated electronic junk that is just sitting in garages and storage rooms can be transformed into cash for local schools. The Loomis Basin Education Foundation is hoping spring c ...

Coalition wants Loomis to go 'green' to save some green

Recycle more and save some cash. That’s a message a local coalition wants to get out to Loomis households served by Recology, the Auburn Placer disposal company. The Town of Loom ...

Loomis Self Storage stores your e-waste, too

A Loomis business is helping the community become a little greener. Loomis Self Storage is offering locals free e-waste drop-off, six days a week at its Jetton Lane location. "We ...

Placer School's Green Team cleans up Mother Earth

Bottles, cans and paper are being turned into cash at Placer Elementary School. On minimum days, students in an after-school club meet to work on a recycling program they run thems ...

Electronic-waste fundraiser benefits LBEF

A bin full of computers, televisions, printers and other electronic waste will be turned into cash for students in the Loomis school district. “We filled up five bins which surpa ...

Recycle your Christmas tree today

It's not too late to dispose of your Christmas tree, which will be recycled into mulch. Trees can be dropped off today — Sunday, Jan. 4 — at the back parking lot at Del Oro Hig ...

Free E-waste drop off set for Jan. 17

Dispose of your old electronics and help area students earn their trip to Washington, D.C. in 2010. The free electronic drop-off fundraiser will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 a.m. Sa ...