The Skinny on SEIRD Reuse Centers

** This is a guest post from Kendal R. Miller,SEIRD Public Outreach Coordinator. An e-mail from my mother recently prompted 1970s flashbacks. For those who remember the era, perhaps you’ll recall the oil crisis, disco music, the early days of the computer, and the Watergate scandal. As a teen at the time, my reminiscing leans towards historically […]

Local Madison Students Provide Voice Talent for Recycling Commercials

  ** This is a guest post from Kendal R. Miller,SEIRD Public Outreach Coordinator. Educators at the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District (SEIRD) are working with individual schools throughout their seven-county district to provide recycling education and recycling awareness projects. When science teacher, Mrs. Dugle of Madison Jr. High School in Jefferson County telephoned SEIRD public outreach coordinator, […]

Paint the Town Environmentally Safe

** This is a guest post from Kendal R. Miller,SEIRD Public Outreach Coordinator. I’m fascinated with television shows that highlight makeovers—whether it’s a home renovation, a landscape redo, or an individual getting a head to toe transformation. There’s something about “out with the old and in with the new” and “still the same, only better” that intrigues […]

Solid Waste By Any Other Name

** This is a guest post from Kendal R. Miller, SEIRD Public Outreach Coordinator. “What’s in a name?” That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” With apologies to Shakespeare, there are titles—such as solid waste district—that could possibly blow that sentiment out of the water. In my opinion however, having […]