Green news and events from the State of South Carolina.
I enjoy spotlighting companies that take steps to be more environmentally friendly. By using the company’s services or buying their products, you support their green practices. Supermarkets are no exception. Since not all of us live near a natural foods store, I thought I’d investigate my local supermarket: Publix.
No Dumping signs are appearing on storm drains throughout South Carolina’s Lexington and Richland Counties. The markings are part of an effort to raise awareness and help deter residents from pouring harmful substances into drains that empty into local creeks and rivers.
Beginning Saturday, February 28, biking to the All Local Farmer’s Market, in Columbia SC, is not only a great option, but strongly encouraged as well. In partnership with Palmetto Cycling Coalition and Bike Columbia, the All Local Farmer’s Market has developed Bike to the Market in hopes of encouraging patrons to reduce their automobile use and enjoy some fresh air.