Next PSA Board Meeting

Our next Board of Directors meeting will be October 9, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. in the board room of the Scott County Administrative Offices located on the 2nd floor of the Scott County Community Services Building, Suite 201, 190 Beech Street, Gate City, Virginia.

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New Big Moccasin Water System Completed

July 30, 2018

We have mailed residents in the project area a flyer that explains how to set up their PSA accounts and connect to the water meter.  Even though a few minor items still have to be take care of, the project is substantially complete and ready to use.  We welcome all our new customers to this much needed new water supply.  

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Plastic, plastic, everywhere

Plastic, plastic, everywhere

September 01, 2018

The production of plastic has grown 8 percent a year for decades, much more than any other manufactured material, because plastic is just so useful. We use it for packaging (43%) and construction (20%); we have plastic in our clothes, our cars, our computers.

Plastic really is everywhere.

“Roland Geyer, an industrial ecologist at the University of California, Santa Barbara, says no one had tallied how much plastic people have manufactured since its invention. When he did it, he was shocked at what he found. 'Eight point three billion metric tons of plastics produced so far. That's just really a staggering amount.' He did some calculations to understand that number. 'And it turned out that it can cover an area the size of Argentina,' he says, 'which is the eighth-largest country in the world.' 

'Ankle deep.'"NPR

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