Our mission is to provide education, guidance and resources for communities and individuals in order to preserve and protect our local waterways and watershed.

"March 2013 UPdate" 
Hamlin Beach State Park Earth Day CleanUP

Did you know that Lake Ontario is the most stressed of all the Great Lakes?

The main cause is non-point pollution:  trash, run-off, lawn chemicals, pet waste.

(GLEAM 2012)

Join The Greater Rochester Earth Day CleanUP 2013
It's more than just one day!
Schedule your 2013 Earth Day CleanUP NOW
To take place between
 March 24 and Earth Day, April 22.  
It's easy to participate! 
  • Get A Group Together and Choose a Safe Location you'd like to see improved!
  • Choose your date.  
  • Register at any Rochester Area Friendly's Restaurant between March 24-April 22 to receive free trash bags for your CleanUP whiles supplies last or at www.Adopt-A-Stream.org if you do not need bags.
  • Arrange for trash pick up or place trash in Friendly's Restaurant dumpsters between March 24 and Earth Day, April 22.
  • Submit A CleanUP Report Form and Add to the Area'sTally!
  • Delta will then send you coupons for a complimentary Happy Ending Sundae from Friendly's and Gander MTN. coupons for each volunteer! (While supplies last)
All are WELCOME to volunteer in this free event!
Great for individuals, families, scout troops, school groups, corporations, sports teams, community groups, and friends!
 Did you know there is the same amount of water on Earth as there was thousands of years ago? It's the water cycle...just think, a small part of the water in your soda pop could have been in George Washington's tea
Help Keep It Clean!

NEWS UPdate :

Your Passion ~
We thank our Earth Day CleanUP 2013 Partners   
Friendly's Restaurants
Gander MTN.
Waste Management
H2O Hero
WATCH US HERE for Earth Day CleanUP Coverage:
8WROC TV "Go Green" Thursdays and hosted by: Katrina Irwin
13WHAM TV "Many Voices, Many Visions" Sunday, March 24th at
11 am and
hosted by: Norma Holland
Look for Delta's Earth Day CleanUP Bookmarks and Posters at
YOUR local Library!
Your Neighbors~
Earth Day CleanUP 2013
  We're all in this together. And volunteering is a great way to meet and get to know others in your community.
Our free Earth Day CleanUP 2013 program will get underway soon. Join the thousands that participated last year!
Check out our website for a complete list of 2012 participants.
You may also join one of Delta's Larger CleanUP collaborations like the 4th Annual Pick Up the Parks, The Town of Penfield, the Brighton Clean Sweep and others. A current listing is available on our website.
You can register on line NOW or at any Rochester Area Friendly's Restaurants from March 24 to April 22, 2013.  
Learn more

Your Community~
Delta Laboratories, Inc.
Did you know Delta Laboratories, Inc. is a United Way Donor Designated Agency?
When you pledge to the United Way, please consider designating a portion of your gift to
Delta: #1030.

It will help us to continue our local environmental outreach. For more information visit the United Way website.


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