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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Memorial Day holiday will not impact waste collection in unincorporated PBC

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Garbage, recyclables and yard waste will be collected on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, for residents and businesses in unincorporated Palm Beach County. Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County disposal facilities are open and haulers in unincorporated ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

SWA’s May Household Hazardous Waste Tip

Hurricane Supplies

Hurricane season is starts June 1, and many of our Palm Beach County neighbors are making sure they are prepared. As you update hurricane supplies, keep in mind that some items may not be placed in the garbage, but instead, should be brought to one of the...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Is this recyclable? New apps search disposal database, find trash and recycling pick up days

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How often do you find yourself with an item in hand and pause to ponder: Is this recyclable? 

Now there is an easy way to find out what is recyclable in Palm Beach County’s dual stream recycling system! 

The Solid Waste Authority...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Prepare your yard now for hurricane season

Tree Trimming

Hurricane season preparations can help minimize property damage and make our communities safer. Since hurricane season starts June 1, now is the time to complete major vegetation trimming. Once a storm threatens, it’s too late to trim trees.

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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: May 11, 2018

Volunteer Spotlight: Mary Gambolati

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This Volunteer Spotlight focuses on Mary Gambolati, an SWA volunteer for the past 22 years

Mary saw a “Volunteers Wanted” ad in her local newspaper and started working as one of the SWA’s Green Team Special Event vo...

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