A place to call home for your bottles and cans

Big news–it looks like some of the major supermarkets in the Reno area are considering carving off a part of their parking lots and setting them aside for post-playa recycling drop off stations! This is great on several levels–most of us head west out of Fernley and pass through Reno, but Labor Day Monday all the usual drop stations are closed, meaning either (a) hauling all those carefully sorted bottles and cans further west or (b) getting tired of the smell/mess in the car and chucking them regretfully in a dumpster somewhere. Details in a day or so, as soon as we have them, just too excited not to share the news right. this. minute.

About the author: Tom Price

Tom Price

Tom Price is the former Executive Director of Black Rock Solar. Prior to that he was the Environmental Manager for Burning Man during the Green Man theme, and was in the Gulf Coast for six months during the genesis of Burners Without Borders. He's been attending Burning Man since 1997, and he's proud to say that his decade plus streak of breaking down from sun stroke on the playa on day three remains intact.