Category Archives: Latest KSB News

KSB Brings National Recycling Celebration to Scottsdale

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – On Saturday, November 18, Keep Scottsdale Beautiful (KSB) will host I Recycle Scottsdale, joining thousands of local organizers holding recycling events across the country to celebrate America Recycles Day (ARD), a national initiative of Keep America Beautiful. I Recycle Scottsdale is a one-stop recycling event aimed at ridding homes and businesses of

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Earth Day Brings Recycling Event to Scottsdale

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (April 5, 2017) – Keep Scottsdale Beautiful (KSB) will host I Recycle Scottsdale, a one-stop recycling event aimed at ridding homes and businesses of unwanted, harder-to-recycle items, including electronics, medical devices, shoes, and prescription drugs. I Recycle Scottsdale will take place on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22 from 8 a.m. to noon at

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I Recycle Scottsdale Collects Tons of Hard-to-Recycle Items

SCOTTSDALE (December 2, 2015) Keep Scottsdale Beautiful presented the first annual I Recycle Scottsdale festival on Sat., Nov. 14 at Pima Center at the 101 and Via de Ventura. A one-stop shop for harder-to-recycle items including eyeglasses, electronics and household batteries, I Recycle Scottsdale collected several tons of unwanted material, including:   The mission of

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Keep Scottsdale Beautiful to Sponsor All-in-One Recycling Event for America Recycles Day

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. – Oct. 14, 2015 – In honor of America Recycles Day, Keep Scottsdale Beautiful (KSB) will host I Recycle Scottsdale, a one-stop recycling event aimed at ridding Scottsdale homes and businesses of unwanted, harder-to-recycle items, including electronics, shoes and prescription drugs. I Recycle Scottsdale will take place Sat., Nov. 14 from 8 a.m. to noon at the

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Keep Scottsdale Beautiful Project Uses Recycled Material from Your Shoes for Homeless Shelter’s Basketball Court

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (PRWEB) January 21, 2015 KSB is encouraging the Valley to “never throw away a shoe” by spearheading the Super Scottsdale Shoe Drive in conjunction with Super Bowl XLIX. Shoes will be recycled into a resurface material for a basketball court at Family Promise, the only homeless shelter in Scottsdale. KSB’s mission is to

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Volunteers Needed: 39th Annual Mighty Mud Mania

Summer is almost here, and in Scottsdale, that means Mighty Mud Mania. Since 1976, Scottsdale has been ringing in the summer season with muddy obstacles for people of all ages and abilities. Now in its 39th year, Might Mud Mania is expected to attract 11,000 people looking to get down and dirty. With that many

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International Compost Awareness Week: How to Start Composting Right Now

Happy International Compost Awareness Week! Always the first week of May, ICAW was created to showcase how composting can benefit everyone in their daily lives, from households to businesses to rural communities to bustling cities. When combined in the right way, everyday waste materials such as leaves, shredded paper, wood chips, grass clippings, leftover vegetables

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Adopt a Road

Thanks for helping keep Scottsdale clean, Rio Verde Horsemen’s Association!

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KSB Volunteers to Beautify Family Promise of Greater Phoenix

  This Saturday, March 23rd,  more than 40 volunteers from Keep Scottsdale Beautiful have signed up to help at the Family Promise of Greater Phoenix center, in Scottsdale. For directions to the center go to our calendar page, or click here.

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KSB Supports Green Luncheon at NASA Research Symposium – ASU SkySong

On February 26, NASA sponsored a local research symposium at ASU SkySong in Scottsdale, Arizona. More than 150 people were in attendance, from the academic community, biotech, energy and aerospace sectors. Lisa Randall, a KSB board member, was a big part in organizing that event, and with KSB’s resources helped make it a sustainable luncheon.

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