29 Oct '11, 2am

Recycle responsibly, don't dump trash into recycling bins

Recycle responsibly, don't dump trash into recycling bins

The mayor for the north-west district on Saturday urged his residents to recycle responsibly, by sorting items into the area's recycling bins instead of dumping trash in them. --ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN By Yen Feng The mayor for the north-west district on Saturday urged his residents to recycle responsibly, by sorting items into the area's recycling bins instead of dumping trash in them. Volunteers will be stationed at various HDB recycling points to show residents what - and how - to recycle, said Dr Teo Ho Pin at Petir Park at the launch of the recycling campaign. Dr Teo also pledged to set up 45 'green' community clubs by 2014 to raise awareness of environmental sustainability and resource conservation. The clubs, to comprise 2,000 volunteers, hope to bring their eco-friendly message to 90,000 households. In line with this year's Clean & Green campaign, Let's Make A Differ...

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