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Like many of your fellow Texans, you may be spending more time at home while practicing social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19. During this time, we encourage you and your family to conserve resources and reduce your waste...

Grants available through the Texas Emissions Reductions Program (TERP) can help you save money while Keeping air clean.

SeaGreen is a Texas company and a Take Care of Texas Proud Partner.

The Resource Exchange Network for Eliminating Waste, RENEW, helps industries reduce waste.

Chances are you’ve heard of rainwater harvesting here in Texas. This process has been more than just a drop in the bucket with the savings and environmental benefits it provides to Texans across the state. But how much do your...

You work hard to Take Care of Texas. But don’t forget to get out and enjoy the state we all love so much. This app from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department can help you find ways to explore the outdoors.

Heating and cooling in Texas have an immense impact on energy use and costs for homes, totaling about 40% of residential energy expenses. High temperatures and humidity can keep HVAC systems hard at work for most of the year across...

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22, 2020, we want to share our FREE publications with teachers and educators!

After further analysis of the New Year survey feedback, we present you with some common trends we found in the open-ended responses. Before reading on, we recommend you check out the first post in this series.

Have you been saving kitchen scraps and yard trimmings for your compost pile? Here are some tips on how to use your mature compost material.

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