Join us for this ninth annual event, the largest Earth Day event in Northwest Indiana!
This regional tradition connects attendees with environmental organizations, exhibitors, businesses and vendors that engage them in fun and entertaining ways, educating them on living greener and becoming more environmentally-conscious.
Valparaiso compost site open Saturdays,
9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Boone Grove compost site closed.
***Season opening March 31, 2014***
Are you interested in learning more about
Porter County Master Recyclers/Composters?
Fall 2014 program TBD
Register your interest!
New School Program
Educators, our new program will help your students understand storm sewers and the pollution that can contaminate lakes, streams and other bodies of water.
Find out more
It's easy to offer recycling at your event
Collecting recyclables at events is simple and easy. The Recycling & Waste Reduction District of Porter County loans out ClearStream recycling collection containers FOR FREE to allow for the easy collection of recyclables at any type of event. Our event containers are perfect for festivals, church events, concerts, graduation parties, fundraisers, etc. You'll demonstrate your commitment to the environment and to your guests with just a few easy steps:
Our FREE programs are aligned
with Indiana State
Science and Social Studies
Teachers, take our survey!
Au Naturel MarketAvon Walk for Breast CancerBen Franklin Middle SchoolChampion WindowsCoffee Creek WatershedDuneland School CorporationEast Wind AcupunctureExhibitorsFriends of the DunesGarden PathGia WellnessGibson Woods Chapter Wild Ones Native PlantsGirl ScoutsGreatlakes GreyhoundsGrowNWIHealthy Living SolutionsHen Duck MeowHollow StudioIN/IL Sea GrantIndependent Cat SocietyIndiana 811Indiana Department of Environmental ManagementIndiana Dunes National LakeshoreIndiana Dunes State ParkIndiana Gourd SocietyIt WorksKaufmann ChiropracticKim's ChocolatesMoraine Ridge WildlifeMothering By NatureNIPSCONIRPCNWI Green Building AllianceNWI Paddling AssociationOpportunity Enterprises Secure ShredPorter County Animal ShelterPorter County Chapter Izaak Walton LeaguePorter County Farm Bureau Inc.Porter County Master Gardeners AssociationPorter County Soil and Water Conservation DistrictQi BalanceRecycle CycleRecycled Granite - My Choice RecyclingRepublicRose-Hulman Institute of TechnologyRWRDPCSaba/AceSave the DunesScented SeasonsShakleeShirley Heinze Land TrustSierra Club Dunelands GroupSimplifySmart of OrlandSouth Shore Clean CitiesStaci's Beeds and JewelryTaltree Arboretum and GardensThrifty & ChicTupperwareU.S. Aquaponics AssociationUSA InsulationValparaiso Chain of Lakes Watershed Group, Inc.Valparaiso City UtilitiesValparaiso Green DrinksValparaiso High SchoolValparaiso ParksValpo Lakes Area Conservancy District and CityWeaver OrganicsWegener SteelWorld of Wellness - ShakleeYoung Living Essential OilsYour Values Magazine
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