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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

March 7 - March 8, 2015

Auburn Wastemobile - 3/7 - 3/8

March 11, 2015

EcoConsumer on KOMO4 News

March 13, 2015

MSWMAC Meeting

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SWD News & Topics (visit the archive)

Feb. 27, 2014

King County Green Schools Program recognizes six schools, helps schools achieve results

Feb. 25, 2015

KCPQ TV – Threadcycle (YouTube)
Newscast reports on Threadcycle—that damaged clothes aren’t garbage anymore, and all clothes, shoes and linens can be given for reuse and recycling.

Feb. 18, 2015

KOMO4 News: Green Lighting (YouTube)
King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson and KOMO’s Mary Nam light up your life with the latest in energy-efficient LED (light-emitting diode) light bulbs, and show how compact fluorescent lamps (CFL bulbs) and fluorescent tubes get recycled.

 
Threadcycle

Threadcycle

Sadly torn, badly worn or even stained. Any item is acceptable for reuse or recycling as long as it is not wet, mildewed, or soiled with hazardous materials.

Updated: Mar. 4, 2015


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