Creative Energies Solar

Creative Energies Solar, our wonderful local solar installation company, is celebrating its 19 years in business with a new logo. With its office in Victor net-zero energy and many of the employees’ homes with solar panels, these folks are dedicated to what they do and truly embrace sustainability. To put it in their words: “Creative…

Collecting Used Blue Denim (Now-Feb 16)

Recycle Your Tattered Blue Jeans Many of us keep our blue denim until it is worn out with holes in the knees that are beyond repair and likely are destined for the trash. Fortunately, during the winter months of January and February, Teton Valley Community Recycling (TVCR) partners with Habitat of Jackson Hole to collect…

Thank you Trash Bash Contributors

Teton Valley Community Recycling’s 2018 Trash Bash was a blast! We’d like to thank our dedicated sponsors and our generous community raffle prize and silent auction donors, who helped make our annual fundraiser a rousing success. We live in a great community! Thank you to the TVCR Board of Directors, all of the Trashion Designers…

Local dentists embrace recycling dental waste

Local Dentists offer Dental Recycling Three Teton Valley Dental offices have agreed to join forces with Teton Valley Community Recycling to provide convenient locations to drop off your dental waste for proper recycling. This includes old toothbrushes, empty toothpaste tubes, empty floss containers, and any associated packaging. The recycling program, which is financed by Colgate…

New Victor Tool Library opens Aug 16!

Valley of the Tetons Library and Teton Valley Community Recycling joined forced this year to create the region’s first Tool Lending Library. This library, housed in the basement of the Valley of the Tetons Library on Main Street in Victor, Idaho, is free and open to the public. It works just like the regular library…

Look ma, less waste!!

Check this out: This year’s Tin Cup event produced only 4 full cans of trash, 2 full cans of compost (and yes, they are going to compost all of those paper plates and napkins in the school gardens), and the rest was recycled! Think about that…. more than 800 people eating, racing, celebrating for 3+…

Tin Cup Goes Green

You may have noticed the new, light green T-shirts people are wearing for the 11th Annual Tin Cup Challenge, but that isn’t the only new green thing you’ll see at this year’s Tin Cup Event Day. The Community Foundation of Teton Valley has partnered with Teton Valley Community Recycling to green Event Day. The goal…