Pollution Prevention

Small, Butt Mighty Bad

Cigarettes come with a Surgeon General warning, but human health isn’t the only thing affected by cigarettes. Discarded cigarette butts create a water quality hazard right in our neighborhood, ranking number one as the most harmful waste to hit waterways. Let’s face it. Many smokers casually drop their cigarette butts,...

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Why Rush to Flush?

  Have you ever opened the medicine cabinet and had a dozen little orange bottles look back at you?   Those bottles represent modern medicine, but they also represent a potential hazard. A pill to cure all ills is just a prescription away, but what happens when that particular pill is...

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Riverside County Watershed Protection