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Seattle Goes Electric- All-Electric Refuse Trucks Delivered
Seattle, WA (5/21/2019) – BYD, the leader in commercial electric truck deployments in the United States, delivered Seattle’s first ever all-electric refuse truck, which is also the first electric Class-8 rear loader in the United States. The major milestone for heavy duty battery electric trucks features BYD’s hard working 8R Class-8 fitted with New Way […] Read more.
Golden Dumpster Award
The Golden Dumpster Award recognizes commercial properties that have made significant achievements in waste reduction, recycling and composting. Sponsored by Recology, BOMA Seattle/King County and Seattle Public Utilities, the Golden Dumpster competition aims to promote and reward best practices for reducing waste, decreasing solid waste management costs and conserving natural resources. Eligible properties must meet […] 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.