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LAAFB Celebrates 2013 Earth Day

Los Angeles Air Force Base celebrates this year's Earth Day April 23.

Los Angeles Air Force Base celebrates this year's Earth Day April 23 (Photo by Sarah Corrice).

Los Angeles Air Force Base celebrates this year's Earth Day April 23 (Photo by Sarah Corrice).

Los Angeles Air Force Base celebrates this year's Earth Day April 23 (Photo by Sarah Corrice).

Los Angeles Air Force Base celebrates this year's Earth Day April 23 (Photo by Sarah Corrice).

Los Angeles Air Force Base celebrates this year's Earth Day April 23 (Photo by Sarah Corrice).

LOS ANGELES AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- LAAFB celebrates Earth Day with displays to educate base personnel about green or eco-friendly businesses and organizations, and promote greater involvement of in local sustainability initiatives. Event highlights included:
- E-waste recycling for proper disposal of old, unused TVs, laptops, computer towers and monitors, gaming consoles, etc.
- A shredding truck to destroy personal documents.
- Personnel at environmental education booths discuss LAAFB's green programs. A short quiz lets participants learn environment facts and receive a beach bag upon completion.