The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Red Cross Society is appealing to Vincentians to practice recycling.
This call was made by Communications Officer for the Red Cross Society, Rendall Allen as they continue efforts to assist persons who have been affected by rains and flooding on Christmas Even night.
Mr. Allen said Red Cross Volunteers have been working every day to assist persons throughout the country.
He added that bottled water is currently an important commodity and he is appealing to the Vincentian population to recycle these bottles and other items which can be recycled to ensure that they protect the environment.
Mr. Allen noted that they will be placing significant emphasis health issues and recycling during the upcoming days.
The Red Cross will be distributing bottled water in the Barrouallie Community at the Police Station at 11:00 this morning then they will travel down to other areas on the leeward side of the country.