Greener Landscaping Practices & List of Landscapers who Offer Them

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Here is a list of landscapers that offer greener landscaping services to reduce CO2 emissions and other air, noise, ground and water pollutants. You’ll also use less water, and your lawn and gardens will be healthier for it. Continue reading

Don’t Toss That Bulb!

Switching to compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulbs is a very bright idea. They use about one fourth the energy and produce 90 percent less heat compared with traditional incandescent bulbs. But what do you do with them when they do reach the end of their lives? Continue reading

Don’t Just Sit There

Many of us idle our cars without even thinking about it . . . We don’t realize that we are hurting our air quality, our health, our cars, and our wallets…and we are even breaking the state law which prohibits idling for more than three minutes. Continue reading

Natural Resources Inventory

The 2005 Natural Resources Inventory is a compilation of information that describes and explains South Orange’s environmental resources. It provides South Orange Village residents and the Environmental Commission with baseline documentation against which to measure and evaluate resource protection issues and programs that affect our community and provides an important resource for planning and for environmental preservation and protection.
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