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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Holiday recycling and waste tips for PBC residents - Walking you through a waste wonderland

2019 Dec Walk Thru Wasteland Masthead - FINAL

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.

Holiday Collection

There is no garbage, yard waste and recycling collection services ...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2019

SWA’s December Household Hazardous Waste Tip ~ Do good by your dead devices

2019 Dec Electronics

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upgrading your ancient Atari, or stocking up on new televisions, computers or other electronics, don’t just stow those outdated devi...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Drop lots of Toys for Tots at the SWA through Dec. 18

2019 Toys for Tots graphic with link to news release

Bring a little cheer to a needy child’s year by donating a new, unwrapped toy to the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program. The Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County’s Administration Building (7501 N. Jog Road in West Pa...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 3, 2019

Recycling means revenue for Palm Beach County cities

2019 Recycle Revenue Share Totals Banner

Our nation celebrated America Recycles Day November 15! And when Palm Beach County residents Recycle Right, their city celebrates all year long.

Every year, the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County shares recycling revenues with the cities it serves....

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News Releases
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Winning artists celebrated in SWA’s recycling coloring contest

2019 ARD Winners

More than 270 extremely talented artists of all ages illustrated their artistic skill and recycling know-how by entering the America Recycles Day coloring contest from the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County.

Experienced professionals selected a win...

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News Releases
Posted on: November 19, 2019

No trash pick up in unincorporated Palm Beach County on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

2019 Xmas Day Collection

Live in unincorporated Palm Beach County? There are only two observed holidays during which there is no garbage service and all SWA facilities are closed. This year they are Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, Nov. 28) and Christmas Day (Wednesday, Dec. 25).

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