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Amapas Reclycling Program

Amapas Neighborhood Association started a Recycling Program two years ago.  It has been a high learning curve and one that we continue to master. Monthly we collect around 200 kilos of PET (Polyethylene terephthalate), which is the most commonly recycled plastic (bottles) and about 10 kilos of aluminum.   ANA nets about $300 pesos when we sell […]

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Amapas Top Recycling Tips.

1. R & R & R  Reducing the amount that we consume, is the first step. Using a water filter and reusable container you can reduce or completely eliminate your need for disposable plastic bottles. Finding constructive Reuses for “waste” materials is next. If it’s broken, fix it don’t replace it! If you can, return […]

Everyday should be Earth Day!

The Amapas Neighborhood Association (ANA) will soon be launching the Amapas Plastics Recycling Program. In the next few months, you will see and hear about some of our area condominiums participating in this program. These beta sites purchased one of the ANA produced baskets and we will be in the testing phase to work all […]

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Plastics Recycling Coming to Amapas!

In the next month, we’ll be seeing a dozen new, specially marked wire Recycling Baskets on our streets and beaches.  They’ll also be appearing in the garages and trash collection areas of our participating condo buildings. Recycling reduces the volume of trash that goes onto the street and into the dump, and reduces the incentive […]