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Replacing the Algona Transfer Station with new south county facility – County and City of Algona in discussions on potential site

September 1, 2014

Solid Waste transfer stations open Labor Day - Sept. 1st

 

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Aug. 15, 2014

Celebrating 25th anniversary, Wastemobile collects household hazardous waste in Renton Aug. 22-24
Customers who safely dispose of household hazardous waste can win great prizes as they help protect the environment.

Aug. 6, 2014

KOMO4 News: Green Sharing Services (YouTube)
The "sharing economy" reduces waste and conserves resources! Tom shows anchor Mary Nam fun examples of fruit sharing, bike sharing, car sharing, fabric swapping and wedding décor rental.

July 24, 2014

Food: Too Good To Waste on New Day NW: Smart shopping and storing tips to eliminate food waste (external)
Between brown bananas, moldy bread, and old leftovers, there's a good chance we've all wasted food this week. But how much is that food waste actually costing you? —from KING5 news.

 
Food: Too Good To Waste Challenge

Food: Too Good To Waste Challenge

Take the challenge to find out how much is typically wasted at your home. Then see how much food waste you can prevent by making small shifts in how you shop for, prepare, and store food.

Updated: Aug. 20, 2014


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