Posted on: June 8, 2017

Rep. Lori Berman’s Statement on Governor Scott’s Signing of Solid Waste Authority Local Bill

Tallahassee, FL - In keeping with her commitment to save taxpayers money, specifically those in Palm Beach County, Representative Lori Berman (D-Lantana) is proud that her local bill, House Bill 531, Solid Waste Authority, was signed by Governor Scott yes...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

SWA’s July Household Hazardous Waste Tip: Got a sinking feeling that your boat might harbor hazards?

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When exploring South Florida’s beautiful natural environments, be watchful of what you leave in your wake. Items such as:

  • flares, 
  • fire extinguishers, 
  • deep cycle batteries, 
  • mercury float switches, 
  • fuels and oils...
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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Explore Earth Day ideas with a coloring contest for creative conservationists

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The easiest way to celebrate Earth Day Saturday is by downloading the recycling-themed coloring page from SWA.org/Coloring.

Saturday, April 22 is Earth Day and for those who are drawn to recycling, there may be no better way to celebrate than with an envir...

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Posted on: July 8, 2016

Proper Tire Disposal Can Reduce Mosquitoes And Disease

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Summertime fun can turn uncomfortable with mosquitoes around. The mosquitoes that transmit Zika and Dengue fever only need a small amount of water to lay their eggs, so clearing your yard of free standing water will make for a much better summer.

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