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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 13, 2017) – Join Scraps KC and the Historic City Market to Get Your Green On, a free family event to promote green lifestyle choices and sustainability. Get the full scoop with the City Market’s Press Release.

About Scraps KC

Scraps KC is a non-profit, creative reuse center that strives to reduce industrial waste and home recyclables through the upcycling and creative reimagining of products and materials normally destined for a landfill. Creative reuse is the process of adding creativity to an already manufactured item to produce a new function in dynamic and artistic ways. Discarded items are resold to the public, such as families, teachers, artists, and other groups for further creative reuse. Workshops, birthday parties and other events also are provided by request. Check the website for the latest events at
Scraps KC at ScrapsKC.org or follow Scraps KC on Facebook.

About Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) Solid Waste Management District

The MARC Solid Waste Management District serves as a regional solid waste planning agency for local governments in Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte and Ray counties in Missouri, and works cooperatively with Johnson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties. The district encourages development of local and regional waste reduction, reuse and recycling programs by providing grants to the public, private and non-profit sectors. The district also provides direct service to the community through its Regional HHW Collection Program and its Recycling Information Line, 816/474–TEAM (8326). The district manages the RecycleSpot.org website and a recycling hotline (816/474-TEAM), that provide residents information on recycling opportunities in the region.

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