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Normandy Park & Burien Recycling Collection Event
Bring your household items to be recycled at the annual recycling collection event. Rain barrels, compost bins, and worm bins will also be available for purchase. April 27, 2019, 9am – 3 pm Washington State Criminal Justice Training Center, 19010 1st Ave S, Burien. View the list of accepted items here! Read more.
Recycle Right: Enhanced Outreach Efforts in 2019
Have you heard of the National Sword Policy? Recent Chinese policies have resulted in a global campaign to reduce contamination (material that does not belong in the recycling container). The resulting new standards have impacted recycling efforts throughout the United States, and require a renewed focus on how and what to recycle. Enhanced education & […] Read more.
2019 Artist in Residence Program
Recology King County Artist in Residence Program Celebrates Five Years There is a saying that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. In the case of two King County artists this is literally true. Thanks to a unique program offered by solid waste and recycling hauler, Recology King County, these artists will access the materials […] Read more.
Better at the Bin – Painless Ways to Recycle More
Globally, we produce 3.5 million tons of rubbish a day. If we packed all those discards into garbage trucks and parked them end to end, the line would stretch across the United States, a distance of 3,000 miles. The typical American produces 4.5 pounds of trash per day. That’s higher than in any other country. We can […] Read more.