Posted in October 2016

Don’t get left in the dark!

Don’t get left in the dark!

In addition to Halloween, did you know that October is Fire Prevention Month? Living in Southern California means living with fire, earthquakes and other potential emergencies. Emergencies can be downright scary! So carve out some time to create your Power Plan. Our partner, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) offers these safety tips and solutions … Continue reading

Leading School Districts Toward Zero Waste

Leading School Districts Toward Zero Waste

Solana Center educators have been back to school! Our education team is working with a number of school districts to address new state organics recycling laws and provide waste reduction and prevention education for students and staff. Solana Center applies a closed loop approach by reducing waste, recycling, and reusing recovered resources. This is achieved … Continue reading

Adults with Special Needs Learn to Reduce Food Waste

Adults with Special Needs Learn to Reduce Food Waste

Oceanside, CA – By learning how to compost their kitchen waste, residents of TERI’s McNealy House, a residential home in Oceanside for individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities, has reduced the amount of organic waste it sends to the landfill, and the resulting carbon emissions. Solana Center for Environmental Innovation developed a successful composting … Continue reading