Torres Elementary School was the big winner in this year's PepsiCo Recycle Rally Collection Contest, collecting 31,662 pounds of recyclable materials. Not bad! DeLeon Elementary did very well themselves, collecting 23,600 pounds, while Victoria East High School collected 12,194 pounds, Crain Elementary collected 6,285 pounds, and Smith Elementary collected 4,448 pounds...
I don't know about your house, but since the recycling program began a year ago in Victoria, our trash is way down, and our recycling is way down. In fact, before they started the program, with 4 kids at home, we had to order an extra trash dumpster for all of our household garbage pickup every week.
Now that the recycling program has become a regular part of our routine, it's the opposite. Now, w
Curbside recycling came to our fair city just a few short months ago, and based on what happens in our home, it has made a huge difference. First of all, we have 3 teenage boys, 2 adults, and a few dogs and cats living in our house, but to tell you the truth, there may be a few I don't even know about. Pets, that is. The point being, that we used to throw away quite a lot of trash. So much in facr