Tag: recycle

Getting back to school, and into sustainability

children running playfully at school

By Lee Hayes Byron, Sophia Moundous, and Randall Penn UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County It’s back to school time across Sarasota County, and a good time to mix a little sustainability into the race back to the classroom. We’ve… Read More

UF Students Join NCAA Final Four Sustainability Squad

sustainability squad members at the ncaa women's basketball final four

By H. Hopper and C. Lanzone UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County interns TAMPA – As events go, they don’t get much bigger than an NCAA Final Four. So, when Randy Penn, waste reduction agent at UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County,… Read More

Green Business partners recognized for environmental efforts

panoramic view of sarasota downtown waterfront

The Sarasota County Green Business Partnership teamed up with the Tampa-based Sustany Foundation to assist in recognizing area businesses that are making positive environmental changes in our region. Nearly 100 companies from the Gulf Coast region submitted an application… Read More

Welcome our newest Green Business Partner: Mangrove School of Sarasota

green business partnership banner, with uf/ifas and sarasota county logos

Please join us in welcoming our newest Sarasota County Green Business partner, Mangrove School of Sarasota.   About the Partner Mangrove School of Sarasota is an intentional school community founded by parents, teachers and friends seeking a unique, progressive… Read More

New Green Business Partner: Go Eco Exterior Home Services

Go Eco Exterior Home Services company logo

Please join us in welcoming our newest Sarasota County Green Business partner, Go Eco Exterior Home Services.  Go Eco Exterior Home Services is a full-service pressure washing business providing roof and driveway, pool cage, lanai cleaning, as well… Read More