Ohio: The Columbus Dispatch – ‘Green’ church to cast out foam dishes

Feb 13, 2015 | In the News, State Press Clips

As volunteers serve meals to hundreds of community members at First English Lutheran Church each week, they watch the foam trays, bowls and cups pile up in trash cans.

The church recycles aluminum, plastic and cardboard, but the foam plates head to a landfill.

That’s not something that sits well with the Near East Side congregation, which for years has been working to find better ways to care for the environment. Keep reading…

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