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Seattle To Fine Homeowners, Businesses For Not Composting

Seattle residents who fail to separate food waste from trash will be fined.

09/23/2014

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State Recycling Rate Down Slightly In 2012

Washington residents recycled slightly less in 2012 than the year before, but the recycling rate still surpassed a 50 percent goal set by state law.

CBS Seattle–12/11/2013

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Guide to Recycling Christmas Trees in Seattle

Ready to take down your Christmas tree? If it’s not a flocked tree, consider recycling it! It’s much better for the environment, and there are convenient ways for you to leave your tree for recycling pick up or take it to an area recycling company.

12/26/2012

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Green State: Recycling Rate Hits Nearly 51 Percent

Good job, Washington! State officials say Washington’s recycling rate hit nearly 51 percent in 2011.

12/19/2012

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Replacement Drivers on Way in Seattle Waste Strike

Waste Management started bringing in replacement truck drivers Friday to pick up garbage in Renton and parts of the Seattle-Everett area where trash has been piling up since a Teamsters strike started Wednesday.

07/27/2012

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Search Continues at Recycling Center in Powell Case

Volunteers are continuing to sift through tons of paper at a recycling center, hoping to find items that Josh Powell may have dumped before killing himself and his two sons in a house fire last week. Volunteers searched nearly all day on Sunday.

02/13/2012

Electronics Scrap Recycling

AM 1090 Eco-Minute: Recycling and Spring Cleaning

Recycling and Spring Cleaning. For E-cycling your old computers and parts: Interconnection at http://interconnection.org. For giving away your used but working junk: Craigslist.org or FreeCycle.org (Be warned of fraud and use your common sense when […]

1090 The Fan–03/24/2011

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