Posted in November 2014

What did you have for lunch today?

We had salad with fresh greens plucked right from Solana Center’s garden!  Farm To Table are just one of the perks of the job! Do you want to learn how to grow and maintain your own edible garden? Our Gardening 101 course will give you the information and tools to start your own backyard garden. The next course … Continue reading

It’s America Recycles Day! TerraCycle is a great way to take your recycling to the next level!

TerraCycle is on a mission to eliminate the idea of waste. They do this by creating waste collection programs (each one is called a “Brigade”) for previously non-recyclable, or difficult-to-recycle, waste. The collected waste is then converted into new products, ranging from recycled park benches to upcycled backpacks. Select Your Waste To get started, simply … Continue reading

Bag It! Tonight at La Paloma

When plastic bags first came out decades ago, they seemed like the perfect invention for modern life: cheap, lightweight, long-lasting, waterproof, compact, even colorful and printable. But there are many obvious downsides too, with litter and environmental pollution being foremost. And there are quite a few not-so-obvious dangers, including questionable chemical additives that leak into … Continue reading

America Recycles Day is November 15th!

Solana Center is proud to take the Recycling at Work pledge and join other businesses and organizations in increasing recycling at our workplace. Every action adds up to making a difference. Check out America Recycles Day for information on how you can take the pledge, get involved, or join an event!