Events Calendar http://www.nysenate.gov/committee/Environmental%20Conservation/events/2013-06 en Environmental Conservation Meeting http://www.nysenate.gov/event/2013/jun/04/environmental-conservation-meeting <p align="center"><strong>Senate Standing Committee on Environmental Conservation <br /> Senator Mark J. Grisanti, Chair <br /> 9:00 AM, Tuesday, June 4, 2013 <br /> Room 901 LOB </strong></p> <!--break--><!--break--><p></p> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="20%"> <p align="center"><strong>Printed No.</strong></p> </td> <td width="15%"> <p align="center"><strong>Sponsor</strong></p> </td> <td width="65%"> <p align="center"><strong>Title</strong></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"> <p><a href="http://open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S3392-2013">3392</a> <br /> Refer to Finance</p> </td> <td valign="top"> <p>Addabbo</p> </td> <td valign="top"> <p>An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the filling of borrow pits in Jamaica Bay</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"> <p><a href="http://open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S5482-2013">5482 </a><br /> Refer to Finance</p> </td> <td valign="top"> <p>Ritchie</p> </td> <td valign="top"> <p>An act to amend the soil and water conservation districts law, in relation to establishing a drain tile revolving loan program</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="top"> <p><a href="http://open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S5587-2013">5587 </a><br /> Refer to Finance</p> </td> <td valign="top"> <p>Grisanti</p> </td> <td valign="top"> <p>An act to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to end of life vehicle processing facilities</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>&nbsp;</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-related-information"><legend>Related information</legend><div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-committee"> <div class="field-label">Committee:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/committee/environmental-conservation">Environmental Conservation</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-senator"> <div class="field-label">Senator:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/senator/mark-grisanti">Mark Grisanti</a> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-show-like-button"> <div class="field-label">Show like button:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Display Facebook Like button </div> </div> </div> Environment 42.652855 -73.759030 Fri, 31 May 2013 00:17:30 +0000 Kim King 192541 at http://www.nysenate.gov Senator Grisanti To Host Free Electronics Recycling Collection Event On Grand Island http://www.nysenate.gov/event/2013/jun/15/senator-grisanti-host-free-electronics-recycling-collection-event-grand-island <p></p><P>Environmental Conservation Committee<SPAN> Chairman M</span><SPAN>ark Grisanti (R, I-60) will be hosting an free electronics recycling&nbsp; collection event in the Town of Grand Island.</span></p><br /> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0pt; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 12pt"><SPAN>"As the Chairman of the New York State Senate Environmental Conservation Committee, we must dispose of our electronics both responsibly and safely. Last year in the Town of Tonawanda we were able to collect over 80,000 pounds of electronics. I hope the residents of Grand Island and the surrounding communities take advantage of this free opportunity to clean out their homes and dispose their old electronics safely," said Senator Mark Grisanti.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><br /> <DIV style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 12pt"><br /> <DIV style="FONT-SIZE: 14pt"><STRONG>WHEN:&nbsp;</strong></div><br /> <DIV>Saturday, June 15th, 9am-2pm<BR /><BR /></div></div><br /> <P style="TEXT-ALIGN: justify; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff; MARGIN: 0px; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 14pt"><STRONG>WHERE:&nbsp;</strong></p><br /> <DIV style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 12pt"><br /> <DIV>Fresenius Kabi Pharmaceuticals&nbsp;</div><br /> <DIV>3159 Staley Road (parking lot)</div><br /> <DIV>Grand Island, NY 14072<BR /><BR /></div></div><br /> <P style="TEXT-ALIGN: justify; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff; MARGIN: 0px; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 12pt"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 14pt"><STRONG>WHY:</strong></span>&nbsp;</p><br /> <P style="TEXT-ALIGN: justify; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff; MARGIN: 0px; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 12pt">Finding ways to properly dispose of unused or obsolete electronics can be very difficult. This results in the environmentally-unfriendly disposal of tons of electronics. This green alternative is not only convenient for those WNYers who have nowhere to turn to get rid of their unused electronics, but it is also a healthy option for our environment.</p><br /> <P style="TEXT-ALIGN: justify; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff; MARGIN: 0px; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 12pt">&nbsp;</p><br /> <P style="TEXT-ALIGN: justify; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff; MARGIN: 0px; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 14pt"><STRONG>WHAT:</strong></p><br /> <P style="TEXT-ALIGN: justify; BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff; MARGIN: 0px; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; COLOR: #000000; FONT-SIZE: 12pt">This Free electronics recycling drop off will provide professional disposal of items both large and small to ensure they do not end up harming the environment.&nbsp; People can bring items such as computer monitors, printers, fax machines, home phones, televisions, and video game consoles to dispose of properly.&nbsp; Load up the car and professionals will unload at site.&nbsp;</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-related-information"><legend>Related information</legend><div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-committee"> <div class="field-label">Committee:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/committee/environmental-conservation">Environmental Conservation</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-senator"> <div class="field-label">Senator:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/senator/mark-grisanti">Mark Grisanti</a> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-show-like-button"> <div class="field-label">Show like button:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Display Facebook Like button </div> </div> </div> Environment 43.008768 -79.008105 Mon, 10 Jun 2013 17:44:46 +0000 Douglas Curella 193896 at http://www.nysenate.gov