Company Faces Fines For Contaminated Soil SpillEcology officials say a waste management company faces a $14,000 fine for letting contaminated soil spill from large shipping sacks at a facility along the Duwamish Waterway.
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.
City Garbage Customers To Get $10 CreditSeattle residents will get a $10 credit on their next waste bill as a result of a settlement between the city and Waste Management following an eight-day strike that stopped collections.
Recent Waste Management Strike Being Investigated
Garbage Strike Over, Deal ReachedA waste collection company and its striking drivers have announced a tentative agreement to end an eight-day walkout that has left bags spilling from trash cans in Seattle and nearby cities.
Trash Piling Up as Strike Drags on in Seattle Area A collection company said it had enough replacement drivers Wednesday to start picking up garbage in some neighborhoods on the eighth day of a Teamsters strike that has left bags spilling from trash cans and prompted warnings about bears and raccoons on the prowl for easy meals.
Seattle to Allow Free Dumping During WM StrikeWith garbage piling up as a Teamsters truck drivers' strike against Waste Management enters its second week, Seattle will allow residents limited free dumping at transfer stations.
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.
Waste Management Recycling/Yard Waste Drivers Have Gone On Strike In King And Snohomish Counties