REAP- The Next Generation
The Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan strives to clean up West Virginia and rid the state of unsightly litter. The REAP- The Next Generation initiative harbors all of the state cleanup programs within the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection. REAP is a powerful force in the campaign against illegal dumping and littering.
REAP focuses on cleanup efforts from both program staff and volunteers statewide. In a unique partnership, the program empowers citizens to take ownership of their communities by providing technical, financial, and resource assistance in cleanup efforts.
2015 Adopt-A-Highway Fall Cleanup
September 26, 2015
To register your group, or for more information, call 1-800-322-5530.
REAP In The News:
26th Great Kanawha River Cleanup Conducted
Saturday, September 5th, the West Virginia Department of Environmental
Protection’s Rehabilitation Environmental Action
Plan (REAP) sponsored the 26th Annual Great
Kanawha River Cleanup. Over 100 eager volunteers turned out to help clean up five sites
along the river from Gauley Bridge to Winfield, removing more
than two tons of litter and debris.
you want to be part of next year’s Great Kanawha River Cleanup,
or just learn more about REAP’s volunteer
programs, contact us at 1-800-322-5530 or by email at Terry.R.Carrington@wv.gov.
DEP Approves 23
Covered Electronic Device Recycling Grants
W.Va. – The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection has approved
more than $177,000 in grant funding to 23 applicants for the Covered Electronic
Device (CED) Recycling Program.
Established in 2008 under the DEP’s Rehabilitation Environmental Action Plan
(REAP), the CED program requires that manufacturers register their brands with
the state. The fees collected from this program allow counties and
municipalities to apply for CED grants to conduct electronic collection events
and support ongoing collection programs.
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