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“CAUGHT GREEN HANDED”

Longs, SC – The Horry County Solid Waste Authority recently recognized Longs area resident Laurie Wells as the “Caught Green Handed” recipient for the month of April.

“The ‘Caught Green Handed’ recognition is presented monthly to a Horry County resident caught in the act of recycling” stated Esther Murphy, Director of Recycling and Corporate Affairs for the Solid Waste Authority. “It’s the Solid Waste Authority’s way of recognizing and thanking citizens who have made the effort to recycle. Through their recycling efforts, natural resources are saved and the amount of waste being landfilled is reduced.” Ms. Wells, a regular recycler at the Longs Recycling Center, was surprised and honored to receive this recognition.
For more information on recycling, please contact the Solid Waste Authority at 843.347.1651.

Laurie Wells, April 2019 Caught Green Handed Recipient.

Little River, SC – The Horry County Solid Waste Authority recently recognized Little River area resident Peter Webster as the “Caught Green Handed” recipient for the month of March.

“The ‘Caught Green Handed’ recognition is presented monthly to a Horry County resident caught in the act of recycling” stated Esther Murphy, Director of Recycling and Corporate Affairs for the Solid Waste Authority. “It’s the Solid Waste Authority’s way of recognizing and thanking citizens who have made the effort to recycle. Through their recycling efforts, natural resources are saved and the amount of waste being landfilled is reduced.” Mr. Webser, a regular recycler at the Brooksville Recycling Center, was surprised and honored to receive this recognition.
For more information on recycling, please contact the Solid Waste Authority at 843.347.1651.

Peter Webster, March 2019 Caught Green Handed Recipient.

Conway, SC – The Horry County Solid Waste Authority recently recognized Conway area resident Claire Ferrill as the “Caught Green Handed” recipient for the month of February.
“The ‘Caught Green Handed’ recognition is presented monthly to a Horry County resident caught in the act of recycling” stated Esther Murphy, Director of Recycling and Corporate Affairs for the Solid Waste Authority. “It’s the Solid Waste Authority’s way of recognizing and thanking citizens who have made the effort to recycle. Through their recycling efforts, natural resources are saved and the amount of waste being landfilled is reduced.” Ms. Ferrill, a regular recycler at the Jackson Bluff Recycling Center, was surprised and honored to receive this recognition.
For more information on recycling, please contact the Solid Waste Authority at 843.347.1651.

Claire Ferrill, February 2019 Caught Green Handed Recipient

Myrtle Beach, SC – The Horry County Solid Waste Authority recently recognized Socastee area resident Jim Mansfield as the “Caught Green Handed” recipient for the month of January.

“The ‘Caught Green Handed’ recognition is presented monthly to a Horry County resident caught in the act of recycling” stated Esther Murphy, Director of Recycling and Corporate Affairs for the Solid Waste Authority. “It’s the Solid Waste Authority’s way of recognizing and thanking citizens who have made the effort to recycle. Through their recycling efforts, natural resources are saved and the amount of waste being landfilled is reduced.” Mr. Mansfield, a regular recycler at the Socastee Recycling Center, was surprised and honored to receive this recognition.
For more information on recycling, please contact the Horry County Solid Waste Authority at 843.347.1651

Jim Mansfield, January 2019 Caught Green Handed Recipient

 

Duford, SC – The Horry County Solid Waste Authority recently recognized Duford area resident Bobby Strickland as the “Caught Green Handed” recipient for the month of December.

“The ‘Caught Green Handed’ recognition is presented monthly to a Horry County resident caught in the act of recycling” stated Esther Murphy, Director of Recycling and Corporate Affairs for the Solid Waste Authority. “It’s the Solid Waste Authority’s way of recognizing and thanking citizens who have made the effort to recycle. Through their recycling efforts, natural resources are saved and the amount of waste being landfilled is reduced.” Mr. Strickland, a regular recycler at the Duford Recycling Center, was surprised and honored to receive this recognition.

For more information on recycling, please contact the Solid Waste Authority at 843.347.1651.

Bobby Strickland, December 2018 Caught Green Handed Recipient.



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