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Got leaves in Chittenden County?

Here’s what to do with them!

Color in the treetops will soon be crunching underfoot as foliage season gives way to raking season, which coincides with putting-the-garden-to-bed season. What to do with all your non-woody leaf, yard, and garden debris? Read on:

NOTE: Non-woody leaf, garden, and yard debris includes leaves, grass clippings, and plant […]

From CSWD:

Two schools sort through their trash to improve recycling and composting efforts

A few days before Halloween, students at Colchester High School and Champlain Valley Union will dump a day’s worth of trash out on their lawns to find out whether compostables and recyclables are hiding inside.

In an effort to keep resources out of […]

Recycling For Your Construction Project …

Did you know?

By Clare Innes

Crushed glass, as mentioned in the article, used in place of crushed gravel to build a French drain at a residence.

When you’re making plans to button up your house, close down your cabin, and shore up the shed for winter, it’s easy to keep a […]

2013 HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENTS

SOLID WASTE ALLIANCE COMMUNITIES

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2013

8:00 a.m- 9:30 a.m.– BENSON TRANSFER STATION, Benson

10:30 a.m. -noon. – SUDBURY RECYCLING CENTER, across from the Town Garage, Williams Lane, Sudbury

1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. FAIR HAVEN Transfer Station, Fair Haven Avenue, Fair Haven

FREE SERVICE TO: Residents of the Solid Waste Alliance Communities (SWAC) […]

CSWD in September:

News Flash! Green Mountain Compost update

By Jen Baer, GMC Sales and Production Coordinator

Here’s where we’ve been: In June of 2012 we discovered that our compost contained trace amounts of persistent herbicides that affected a number of gardens. In response, Green Mountain Compost (GMC) immediately halted sales and launched a customer-directed response, documenting damages […]

Hundreds of Books at One Day Sale – for holiday giving?

Hundreds of new books! Great choices for holiday giving. Most books $.25 – $3.00. One day only! […]

Recycling in West Lebanon, October 13

Sustainable Rutland’s Trash 2 Art Contest

Calling All Artists! Sustainable Rutland’s fourth-annual Trash 2 Art Contest & Exhibit returns on Saturday, October 6, from 11am-3pm on Center Street in Downtown Rutland.

Learning to reduce, reuse and recycle is an important part of everyone’s life and an essential component of a healthy environment. This project encourages everyone […]

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENTS SOLID WASTE ALLIANCE COMMUNITIES

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2012

8:00 – 9:30 a.m. – TINMOUTH TRANSFER STATION, Route 140, Tinmouth

11:00 a.m- 12:30 p.m.– BENSON TRANSFER STATION, Benson

1:30-3:00 p.m. – SUDBURY RECYCLING CENTER, across from the Town Garage, Williams […]

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENTS

SOLID WASTE ALLIANCE COMMUNITIES

SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2012 – 1:00-3:30 p.m. SHREWSBURY TRANSFER STATION, 103 Mountain Road, Shrewsbury

FREE SERVICE TO: Residents of the Solid Waste Alliance Communities (SWAC) Towns ONLY – Benson, Chittenden, Fair Haven, Middletown Springs, Pawlet, Rutland Town, Shrewsbury, Sudbury, Tinmouth, and West Haven. As a resident of […]