By City


Upcoming Events

Seattle Events

05/09/15 Save Seattle’s Apples Event

Issaquah Events

05/17/15 Kids Bike Rodeo

Community Events

05/31/15 Clean is community!

Burien Events

06/27/15 Toy Swap!

See all Events

Weekly Tips | August 06, 2012

Seconds Anyone?

Looking for something else to do with your unwanted leftovers? Get scrappy! Placing food scraps in the compost/food scraps bin gives them a second life as nutrient-rich compost, but you can prolong their life even further before tossing by creatively reusing peels, rinds, and other food scraps around your home. Intrigued?


tags: composting  food scraps 

Weekly Tips | July 27, 2012

Flip Flop Recycling

Is your summertime footwear wearing out? Keep the retired, decommissioned rubber soles of summer in the recycling loop because flip-flops belong on your feet not in the landfill! Join the Flip-Flop Brigade® and combine your efforts to achieve a second life on old models.


tags: flip flop 

Weekly Tips | July 24, 2012

Eco-Cool Remodeling

Renovating? An overhaul at home doesn’t mean you have to haul reusable and recyclable materials over to the landfill anymore! Do-it-yourselfers: from the kitchen to the bathroom, to the backyard and beyond there are sustainable and resource-saving alternatives readily available that you can implement yourself (or have installed for you!)


tags: remodel 

Weekly Tips | July 16, 2012

On the Road Again

Summer is in session! If you just can’t wait to get down that highway, or your travel plans would be incomplete without an “Are we there yet?” rest assured there are ways your vacation can have a positive impact on the environment. For road-worthy tips, click below!


tags: no tags

Weekly Tips | July 09, 2012

BYO Bag!


“Did you bring a reusable bag?” because the future is no longer in plastic! Say yes to the new by making it a habit to BYO-Bag every time you go to the store.

Residents in the City of Seattle are getting used to the single-use plastic shopping bag ban that went into effect July 1st. Similar bans may be coming to your city in the future, but why wait? Bag the old habits, and tote your own!


tags: no tags

Page 13 of 27 pages ‹ First  < 11 12 13 14 15 >  Last ›


wrapping paper whale weekly tip wastemobile waste reduction rewards waste reduction valentine upcycling the recology store take back your meds tailgate swap sustainable superbowl styrofoam streetscapes store snow shoreline seattle seatac school supplies school scholarship reuse repair recycling recycle truck visit recon queen anne portland plastic bag plastic phone pets party paper towel paper shredding paper packaging mulch movie medicine maple valley litter junk mail issaquah interconnection inclement weather hybrid truck holiday highline halloween green energy grass golden dumpster going green gift card gift gear garden football food waste food drive evergreen fleets event electronics education earth day e-waste des moines conscious consumption composting compost community improvement award cleanscapes store clean up christmas tree cell phone catalog carnation burien bothell boma birthday bikeworks bikes bike beach battery batteries bag ban baby award ants america recycles day NRR HLA Film Burien News