Every year in December Keep the Midlands Beautiful host its annual Gala for a Greener Midlands. This year will be our 6th year hosting this event. We are excited to announce this year’s event will take place on Friday, December 1st! Also, we are changing locations! It will be at the River Center at Saluda Shoals this year.
This event will raise funds and continue to support the mission of Keep the Midlands Beautiful which includes recycling, litter prevention, and beautification projects. Please join us for our end of the year celebration.
Please click here to buy your ticket!
The Midlands Green Awards are being presented by Keep the Midlands Beautiful and will be presented on December 1st at the 6th Annual Gala for a Greener Midlands.
The Midlands Green Awards were created to recognize individuals and businesses for their exceptional work in making the Midlands a cleaner, greener, more beautiful community. Keep the Midlands Beautiful wishes to recognize individuals, groups, and businesses for the wonderful example they set for all residents, and visitors, to the Midlands.
Click here for nomination form.
Join us on Friday, October 27th for the next Midlands Green Business Networking Breakfast. Click here to get your tickets we have a few left!
Riversweep 2017 was postponed until Saturday, October 21st. We will be cleaning the lower Saluda River. We will meet at 8:45am and begin cleaning at 9. Join us if you can.
Richland County Solid Waste & Recycling have compost bins for sale. Call 803-929-6000 for more information on how to order these.
Keep the Midlands Beautiful received the President’s Circle Award from Keep America Beautiful. KMB received this around at the National Conference in Washington D.C. on January 25th. Please click here to read more about it.
Five for $5 LED Light Bulbs
Customers can now order five LED light bulbs for $5, with a flat rate shipping cost of $5. The offer includes up to 60 percent off retail prices and convenient home delivery. (ENERGY STAR-qualified LEDs use 75 percent less energy than incandescent bulbs, last at least six times longer and generate 70 to 90 percent less heat.) Orders can be made online or by phone at 1-877-510-7234. There is a limit per SCE&G customer account of 15 bulbs, annually from date of purchase
SCE&G offering incentives for recycling refrigerators and freezers
The company’s new appliance recycling program for residential electric customers offers $50 cash back and free pickup up to two refrigerators or freezers in working condition. They also must be 10-30 cubic feet.
For more information click here