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Solid Waste Facility News

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

Factoria Transfer Station Replacement Project – Construction begins in Sept 2014; No service interruptions expected

Upcoming Events

April 22, 2015

EcoConsumer on KOMO4 News - Earth Day!

April 22, 2015

Baby Seat and Electronics Recycling Event

April 24 - April 26, 2015

Des Moines Wastemobile Event

April 25, 2015

Cedar Hills Regional Landfill Tour

May 5, 2015

Cedar Hills Regional Landfill Community Meeting

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SWD News & Topics (visit the archive)

April 14, 2015

King County ‘Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling’ list seeks nominees
Annual list recognizes businesses in King County that are doing a great job of preventing waste and promoting recycling - and nominations are now being accepted for recognition in 2015.

April 1, 2015

Make Earth Day Count
Ten ideas for positive environmental actions we can start now, to really make this year's Earth Day (April 22) mean something—article by King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson in the King County AgeWise newsletter.

March 11, 2015

KOMO4 News: Don't Trash that Food (YouTube)
King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson and KOMO's Molly Shen show how to deal with food waste, from using cool containers and compostable bags, to taking stickers off fruit, to buying ugly veggies.

 
Best Workplaces

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Does your business belong on our "Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling" list? Apply by June 12!

Updated: Apr. 21, 2015


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