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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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September 17, 2014

EcoConsumer on KOMO4 News

September 19, 2014

SWAC Meeting

September 19 - September 21, 2014

Bothell/Kenmore/Woodinville Wastemobile

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SWD News & Topics (visit the archive)

Sept. 12, 2014

Executive's budget to call for accelerating energy efficiency projects throughout King County
Innovative 'Fund to Reduce Energy Demand' would finance capital upgrades that pay for themselves over time, and help meet climate targets faster.

Sep. 9, 2014

Celebrating 25th anniversary, Wastemobile collects household hazardous waste in Burien Sept. 26-28
All King County and city residents can safely dispose of old car batteries, oil, paint thinner and many other household hazardous items at no cost when the Wastemobile comes to Burien, Sept. 26-28.

Sept. 8, 2014

KCPQ Morning News – Safer cosmetics (external)
King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson joins Kaci Aitchison for one of her segments at Dr. Jen's House of Beauty in Seattle, highlighting health and environmental issues with many personal care products, and showing fun alternatives.

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: Sep. 15, 2014

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