Phasing Out Single-Use Plastics Requires Overhaul of 'Blue Bin' Recyclables Collection | News & Community

This article is published in conjunction with Crosstown. In 2020, California enacted one of the most ambitious laws designed to reduce waste, requiring all bottles and containers to have a “minimum content” of at least 50% of recycled materials by 2030. There’s just one catch: The state’s rickety recycling program isn’tContinue Reading

Horizon Community Funds grants $85k to seven NKY nonprofits, largest Community Impact grants yet

Horizon Community Funds has granted $85,000 to seven different nonprofits serving Northern Kentucky. This is the largest Community Impact Fund grant cycle since Horizon Community Funds was founded in 2017. The following nonprofits received funds: • Brighton Center received $15,000 to support Opportunity House, an initiative that provides a supportive environment toContinue Reading

Community Information Guide | US EPA

EPA Region 7’s Community Information Guide provides communities, nonprofits, stakeholder groups, community-based organizations, academia, tribes, state and local governments, and other partners with the latest news and information on funding and technical assistance opportunities, meetings, conferences, events, webinars, and other activities related to human health and the environment. On thisContinue Reading

Five Takeaways from the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26)

In brief The case of Noosa Spotlight Property 2 Pty Ltd v Noosa Shire Council [2021] QPEC 77 concerned an appeal to the Planning and Environment Court of Queensland (Court) by Noosa Spotlight Property 2 Pty Ltd (Applicant) against the decision of the Noosa Shire Council (Council) to refuse aContinue Reading

Ford finds community with Rocket League

  A tweet from OverActive Media co-founder Adam Adamou has been living rent-free in my head all week. He sees three esports hubs taking shape in North America, and one of them is in Toronto. With OverActive hosting Majors for both Call of Duty and Overwatch this year, I canContinue Reading