Registration opens for city-wide recycling contest
Aug. 5, 2010 at 3:05 a.m.
Businesses in Victoria can sign up for an eight-week recycling contest leading up to Texas Recycles Day.
The Battle of the Break Rooms begins Sept. 6 and runs until Nov. 6.
On Fridays and Saturdays, competitors will unload their recycled goods - paper, No. 1 and 2 plastics and aluminum - at the Huvar Recycling Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Winners will receive a ribbon cutting and an eco-party with food and drinks at their business.
The first-place winner in the paper category will receive one day rental of the Hiller House and Athey Nature area.
The first-place winner in the plastic category will receive a $250 gift card to Olive Garden.
The first-place winner in the aluminum category receives a $250 gift card to Sam's Club.