The Berkeley County (W.Va.) Solid Waste Authority and Apple Valley Waste recently announced the launch of a school-based recycling challenge.

The challenge encourages voluntary participation in the “Operation Greenlid” recycling program.

Any Berkeley County public school, private school, classroom or school-based organization may participate in the challenge, and winners will be determined at the end of the school year.

The winner of the challenge will receive $500, with second place worth $300 and third place earning $200.

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