Posted on: January 11, 2022
Does Palm Beach County recycle? You bet it does. The Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County (SWA) invites you to join your fellow residents in this eco-conscious effort by resolving to Recycle Right in 2022.
In the last fiscal year, county re...Read on...
Posted on: January 4, 2022
The Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County’s Run AWAY 5K returns as an in-person event after being held virtually in 2020 and 2021. Registration is now open for the 5K trail run scheduled for Sunday, April 3, 2022, at 7:30 a.m. in West Palm ...Read on...
Posted on: December 13, 2021
The holidays are nearly here, and with them gifts, good times and… garbage! Here is everything you need to know about your recycling opportunities and weird winter wastes.
There is no garbage, yard waste and recycling ...Read on...
Posted on: December 10, 2021
Throwing rechargeable batteries in a recycling bin or the garbage is dangerous. Fires traced to lithium-ion batteries have been reported in garbage trucks and at recycling facilities nationwide, putting people’s lives at risk.
Lithium-ion batter...Read on...
Posted on: December 9, 2021
Black Friday is no match for Outmoded Machine Monday.
If the holidays have you replacing that eight-track player, upgrading your ancient Atari, or stocking up on new televisions, computers or other electronics, don’t just stow those out...Read on...
Posted on: November 18, 2021
Fried turkeys are a Thanksgiving treat, but that used cooking oil? Not so much.
All home cooking oils - frying oil and bacon and hamburger drippings - can cause problems with plumbing, sewage collection systems and septic systems. If dumped down...Read on...