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October 2017

Clamshell Drop Off Recycling at Whole Foods

October 7, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 28, 2017

Whole Foods Market, 2610 U.S. 20
Bend, 97701 United States
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Plastic clam shells are not recyclable locally, so Whole Foods has worked out a deal with their distributors to make use of their empty trucks heading back to Portland, to recycle your plastic clam shell containers! For a limited time, Whole Foods will pilot this project by allowing the public to drop off their plastic clam shells at their Bend store EVERY Saturday in October, from 11-2.¬†Rethink Waste Project¬†will be assisting with volunteers to help educate our community about what…

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