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New Recycling Programs

Posted September 17, 2015 at 12:58 pm     Category: LandfillRecycling

The Department of Environmental Management is working steadily towards implementation of two new recycling programs: Material Recovery Facility (MRF) – A material recovery facility, or MRF (pronounced “murf”) is taking … Read More »


More Battery Recycling Options

Posted September 8, 2014 at 3:51 pm     Category: HHW

Residents now have additional options for disposing of their used household batteries.  In addition to the County’s Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility, the following drop-off locations now accept alkaline, lithium, … Read More »


Take charge of your data security

Posted July 10, 2014 at 3:58 pm     Category: HHW

Worried about the personal data on your old computer’s hard drive falling into the wrong hands?  We have good news for you!  We have partnered with Electronic Recyclers International (ERI) … Read More »


Household Hazardous Waste Facility celebrates first year of operation

Posted May 18, 2014 at 5:58 pm     Category: HHW

In the first year of operation since opening on May 15th, 2013, the Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) facility has: Served 4,316 residents Recycled 309,431 pounds of electronic waste (over 154 … Read More »


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