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Solutions and Statistics on Carpet in Landfill

WHERE CAN I RECYCLE CARPET? Since construction & demolition waste takes up 25% – 30% of area landfill space, it’s important to repurpose your demolished materials.   Approximately 3.5 billion pounds of carpet are put in U.S. landfills every year!  In … Continue reading

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Support environmental education with donated building materials

BUILD IT GREEN! Build It Green (BIG) takes your unwanted and good condition building materials, wood, doors, appliances, plumbing fixtures and windows, and offer them at discounted prices for resale. In 2008, they kept 450 tons of materials out of … Continue reading

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Tools and materials needed to help volunteers repair homes

FAITH WORKS COALITION Faith Works Coalition is working to eliminate substandard living conditions and accepts used tools and building materials. Faith Works Coalition works in the Virginia Beach area, repairing homes for elderly, disabled, disadvantaged and low income working families. They … Continue reading

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