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New PSA  |  Stay-At-Home Project Contest  |  Recycling Blog  |  HHW Blog  |  Proud Partner Highlight  |  Smart Irrigation Month  |  Conservation Bingo

Randy Rogers & Wade Bowen PSA

Randy Rogers and Wade Bowen PSA

Take Care of Texas has tapped Texas country music mainstays Randy Rogers and Wade Bowen to perform our latest public service announcement.

View the PSA, a behind-the-scenes video, as well as four short interview clips with Rogers and Bowen in our latest blog post. If you haven't signed our pledge yet, we encourage you to do so with Randy and Wade!

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Stay-At-Home Project Contest

Stay-At-Home Contest

We’re giving away two $100 gift cards provided by H-E-B to the two readers who have created the best stay-at-home environmental projects while staying at home.

Follow us on Facebook and leave a detailed comment and picture under our contest post telling us about your stay-at-home environmental project. We’re looking forward to seeing what you’ve created!

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Resources for Communities without Recycling

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While many areas of Texas offer recycling options, you might live in a community without direct recycling resources.

For residents without a local recycling program, here are some proactive steps to help bring your community together to recycle.

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How to Dispose of Household Hazardous Waste

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If you did your spring cleaning or had extra time to tidy up while teleworking, you may have encountered some household hazardous waste items.

Unfamiliar with HHW? We’ve outlined the basics so you can properly dispose of those items and prevent environmental contamination.

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Proud Partner Highlight: Village Plumbing

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Village Plumbing and Air is a service provider in Houston that recently became a Proud Partner of the Take Care of Texas program, and contributed to our Share Your Story page.

We caught up with Village’s marketing manager Kelli Victorian to learn more about what drives the company to conserve water, keep our air and rivers clean, and reduce waste.

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Smart Irrigation Month

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July is Smart Irrigation Month, making it a great opportunity for you to consider the state of your irrigation options.

 We’ve consolidated the best information from regulatory experts to help you get started with next steps.

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Conservation Bingo

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Looking for a fun way to engage your children or students with conservation activities? We’ve created these Conservation Bingo Boards you can use as a teaching resource, a fun spin on chores, or a boredom buster.

Download these boards and share them virtually or print to use at home or in the classroom. Take photos of the squares you cross off as proof of a bingo, and then you can post them online. Use social media or video calls to challenge your friends and family to virtual bingo.

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Share Your Story

Share Your Story

We invite you to share your story on the ways you Take Care of Texas. Bragging is encouraged and you can upload a picture.

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Proud Partners

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If your business, organization, or nonprofit isn't signed up as part of our Proud Partner Program - we encourage you to apply!

Apply Here!