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The three “R’s” have been around for a long time, but they still apply. Reduce, Reuse and Recy­cle go a long way toward help­ing the envi­ron­ment and being effi­cient. Howard County strives to be a leader in Recy­cling and has added a Food Waste pilot to tackle this chal­leng­ing waste stream. Howard County also engages the pub­lic in clean-ups and lit­ter prevention.

Green Tip

Light soy candles.The oil byproducts in most candles can’t hold a flame to options like soy, since they burn longer and take less of a toll on the planet.