MASSENA -- A series of “Green Homes for Cleaner Lakes” workshops by the state Pollution Prevention Institute will be held during March and April. All workshops are free and run from 6 to 8 p.m. at the community center, 61 Beach St. Free product samples and refreshments will be provided. Series workshops include:
• March 18: How Green is your Clean? Learn about household cleaning product choices.
• March 25: Safer Household Products: Learn about how cookware, food storage containers, light bulbs and furniture may affect your health and the environment.
• April 8: Hazardous Waste at Home: Learn about how to store and dispose of hazardous waste such as paint cans, batteries, drugs and computers.
• April 15: Potential Hidden Dangers of Personal Care Products: Learn more about the ingredients in everyday products like deodorant, perfume and makeup.
The program aims to educate homeowners on ways to improve water quality in the Great Lakes.
Registration is required at email@example.com or 585-475-2512.