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

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August 2, 2014

Food: Too Good To Waste information table

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SWD News & Topics (visit the archive)

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.

July 15, 2014

KOMO4 News: Recycled Art (YouTube)
King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson and anchor Mary Nam check out fantastic art made from reused and recycled materials by artists Russ Morgan, Darcy Thompson, Dean Robertson, Diem Chau, Julia Haack and Kate Hunt.

July 3, 2014

King County announces 'Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling' list
King County's Solid Waste Division is honoring 97 local companies for adopting business practices that reduce waste and increase recycling, naming them "Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling for 2014."

Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling

Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling

King County’s Solid Waste Division has named 97 local businesses to its eighth annual list of "Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling."

Updated: Jul. 25, 2014

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