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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

February 27 - March 1, 2015

Bothell/Kenmore/Woodinville Wastemobile Event

February 28 - March 1, 2015

Auburn Wastemobile - 2/28 - 3/1

March 7 - March 8, 2015

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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. 24, 2015

KING TV Evening News – Threadcycle (external)
Environmental reporter Gary Chittim speaks with Solid Waste Division’s Kris Beatty and reports on King County and Seattle thrift stores that want all clothes, shoes, and linens—not just those that are “gently used.”

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.

 
LightRecycle Washington

LightRecycle Washington

Recycle your fluorescent lights: LightRecycle product stewardship program for mercury-containing lights began Jan. 1, 2015 (external link).

Updated: Feb. 27, 2015


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