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Seattle, WA– There is a saying that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. In the case of two King County artists, this turn of phrase rings especially true. Thanks to a unique program offered by solid waste and recycling hauler, Recology CleanScapes, artists Dakota Gearhart and Alexander Keyes have been provided the opportunity to access materials at the company’s South Seattle recycling facility.
tags: no tagsSeattle | August 17, 2015
This summer, Recology CleanScapes started its Artist in Residence (AIR) program, selecting two Shoreline artists, Karien Balluff and Sarah Reuther as the first participants. The AIR program is a unique art and education program that provides King County artists with access to discarded materials, a stipend, and studio space at Recology’s Seattle MRF.
tags: no tagsSeattle | March 06, 2015
This January, Recology CleanScapes teamed up with Seattle Central College’s Sustainability Council to perform a waste audit at their Capitol Hill campus. Thirty student and staff volunteers representing the Sustainability Council, environmental studies classes, and general school population helped sort and measure over 80 bags of waste from heavy-use buildings at Seattle Central.
tags: no tagsCommunity News | March 06, 2015
If you haven't heard by now that Seattle is making you compost, there's a new video to illustrate how important it is to separate your trash.
Seattle, WA – Tuesday night at the annual BOMA Holiday Gala, the winners of the 2014 Golden Dumpster Award were announced. In partnership with Recology CleanScapes, BOMA, and Seattle Public Utilities, the Golden Dumpster Award annually recognizes commercial properties in Seattle that have made significant achievements in the areas of waste reduction, recycling and tenant education