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Restaurants sign up for oyster shell recycling program – Charleston City Paper

By Greg Hambrick Charleston City Paper Conservationists are enlisting the help of Charleston restaurants in recycling used oyster shells. The collaborative effort between the state, a local nonprofit, students, and businesses is being spurred by an $8,000 federal grant. South Carolina has maintained oyster shell recycling centers along the coast for nearly a decade, collecting […]

New Oyster Shell Recycling Program – ABC News 4

By Joe Cascio and Raymond Rivera ABC News 4 They are a staple for many in the Lowcountry, but often oyster shells from local restaurants wind up in landfills instead of being recycled; that is until now. “If we can recover 1000 bushels a month and put them in our own beds it should be […]

Eco-School Opening – Charleston Regional Business Journal

By Chelsea Hadaway Charleston Regional Business Journal Fisher Recycling, a commercial recycling business based in North Charleston, has announced plans to franchise in 32 states and open an “eco-school” at its headquarters in the Noisette community. CEO, Chris Fisher made the announcement at his facility before a group of representatives from the S.C. Department of […]