Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Starbucks located inside Target in Pico Rivera, Calif. is one of the many locations still using disposable cups for its wide variety of drinks.

Starbucks Is Switching To Reusable Cups

Kathryn S. Nunez, Reporter March 22, 2022

Starbucks announces a new company aspiration to become environmentally friendly. They plan to achieve this by storing more carbon than they emit, limiting their waste, and to conserve and replenish fresh water. One of their first steps to achieve this goal is by launching the SODO 8 Reusable Cup Program. The...

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The ozone layer sits 9 to 22 miles above our Earth and protects us all from ultraviolet rays coming from the Sun. Without it, we are toast, literally.

The Large Hole over the South Pole is Earth’s Ozone

Jonathon Carmona, Science & Technology Editor October 1, 2021

There is a hole in Earth’s Ozone layer, larger than Antarctica, over the South Pole and it is not getting smaller.  The Hole of Depletion During the Southern hemisphere’s Springtime, which is from Aug - Oct, the ozone depletion forms a hole over the South Pole. This hole grows to its largest size...

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RHC hosting Earth Day activities on campus

RHC hosting Earth Day activities on campus

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor April 14, 2016

Rio Hondo will be hosting a variety of Earth Day activities on campus from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 20 in the upper quad. There will be face and body painting, as well as free giveaways including; ice cream, reusable lunch bag, and free seeds with biodegradable pots to grow your own cilantro and...

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