Posted on: August 21, 2017

A statement on plastic bottle cap recycling

Bottle Caps and Jar Lids

The Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County has received a number of calls about recycling plastic bottle caps now that the nonprofit Caps of Love has stopped collecting them locally.

It appears that thoughtful volunteers are left with garbage bags full...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

SWA surplus equipment on the auction block Oct. 28

Loaders, dozers, trailers, trucks, SUVs and other Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County surplus items will be sold to the highest bidder, regardless of price, at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 28 with no buyer’s premium, no minimums and no reserves....

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

SWA’s August Household Hazardous Waste Tip

SWA HCRC August 2017

Get in gear with good practices that protect our environment and keep our community clean.

Whether from cars and trucks or boats, motorcycles, recreational vehicle and lawn mowers, DIY mechanics know that these items should not be mixed or thrown away in t...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Explore Earth Day ideas with a coloring contest for creative conservationists

ColoringPage

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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