11-9-2017 Waste Matters: Rochelle Rafn

For years, Nate and Rochelle Rafn have been striving to create a restaurant that embraces sustainability as a core principle of their operations.  How do they do it?  Rochelle joins Waste Matters and fills us in on the details that it entails.

 

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10-26-2017 Waste Matters: One Fair World

Desta Sirrine of One Fair World joins Waste Matters to share what O.F.W. is all about, why it’s a Fair Trade organization, and how they’ve managed to reduce waste and become a more sustainable organization.   Check.  It.  Out.

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10-12-17 Waste Matters: Marion County Water Quality

Wondering who’s watching out for streams and creeks in Marion County? That would be Keare Blaylock and Kaileigh Westermann,  Environmental Specialists for Marion County Environmental Services. Join us as they give us the “flow down” on WQ issues and ways you and I can work to have cleaner, safer streams.

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9-28-17 Waste Matters: Mid-Valley Oral Maxillofacial & Implant Surgery

Green dentistry?  You better believe it!  Stacy and David Swiderski fill our knowledge-cavities with their story of how they took a professional disaster and turned it into an opportunity to green up their working environment.  But if you don’t listen in, you won’t know….

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9-14-17 Waste Matters: Open Salem Streets & Master Recyclers class

Join us as Joe Abraham and Bailey Payne fill us in on happenings that are coming our way. Open Streets Salem 2017 and the Marion County Master Recycler class will be topics of discussion and both of these guys have interesting stuff to share!

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8-10-17 Waste Matters: Steel Bridge Coffee

Wanna find an unusual way to get sustainably roasted and delivered coffee?  Joseph Penner, owner and operator of Steel Bridge Coffee, has just the thing for you.  He joins us on Waste Matters to tell his story of how bicycle-delivered coffee can appear right on your doorstep.  But you won’t know if you don’t tune in!

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7-27-17 Waste Matters: Santiam Correctional Institution

Can prisons change their colors from grey to green?  Santiam Correctional Institution has a great story to tell about their efforts toward a more sustainable path.  Susi and Nichole Hodgin break out the good news about what’s happening behind bars at this local state prison.

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6-22-17 Waste Matters: Salem Art Association

Salem Art Association’s Nichole Rose joins Waste Matters to paint us a portrait of the Association’s environmentally conscious efforts to be more sustainable.  To make matters more interesting, this year’s Salem Art Fair is going to be a Zero-Waste event.  You’re going, right?  Tune in to get the back story.

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6-08-17 Waste Matters: Garten Services

 Find out what happens to your recyclables after it leaves the curb and tune into Waste Matters on the Air to hear about Garten Services with special guest Gaelen McAllister. Gaelen will uncover some myths and give helpful tips to keep recycling running smoothly in our community.

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