Innovative ways to be green

At home, at work, at school, on the boat, in the garden, at the beach and park – beyond the curb. Learn innovative ways to "be green", save green and help take care of our environment. It's a win-win-win situation! From how to set up composting to getting rid of junkmail for good, or how to deal with toxics in your home, these Beyond the Curb pages filled are with great ideas.

Much of the information in this section may be presented to you through links going to the City of Monterey Environmental Programs website at If that's the case, the link will open in a new window. We will continue to add the latest and greatest news and information to inform our customers how best to deal with trash and how to reduce waste. 

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