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In The News | February 03, 2015

The Recology Store is a new idea as recycling goes mainstream

When the modern ecology movement began in the 1960's the idea of protecting the environment was largely a fringe idea, led by protestors carrying signs.

Decades later the ideas behind recycling, conservation, less pollution and caring for our world have finally come to the mainstream. Leading the way is a new store that just opened in Burien at 15858 1st Ave. South, The Recology Store.



Press Release | February 02, 2015

Recycling Focused Retail Store and Customer Service Center Opens in Highline

Burien, WA – Recology CleanScapes officially opened a new recycling focused retail store and customer service center in the Five Corners Shopping Center in Burien Saturday. The new store and customer service center for customers served by Recology CleanScapes in the communities of Burien, Des Moines, and SeaTac offers opportunities for face-to-face customer service, the ability to drop-off hard to recycle items, and offers creative products and gifts designed to reduce waste while encouraging recycling.


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Weekly Tips | January 31, 2015

Support the blue and green on and off the field!

Whether you are attending or hosting the 12th man party and trying to Russell up some grub during the big game, you can score more than a touchdown as the Seahawks take on the Patriots during Super Bowl XLIX. Here’s a play-by-play on how to make your festivities waste zero:


In The News | January 08, 2015

Shame Now, Fines Later: Seattle Bans Food In Garbage Cans

Violators get a bright red warning on their trash bins, but they’ll have to pay starting July.

In Seattle, moldy pastries, banana peels, and dinner leftovers aren’t garbage. Neither are paper towels and pizza boxes.

The first day of 2015 marked the enactment of an ordinance banning Seattle residents from tossing food and food-contaminated compostable paper in trash cans. Starting July, a $1 fine will be tacked on a residential home’s garbage bill if a trash collector sees that a bin is at least 10 percent filled with food. For now, bins are marked with a red tag notifying owners of their dirty deed.


Weekly Tips | January 05, 2015

Top 10 Ways to Reuse Wrapping Paper

Now that the gift wrapping-giving-unwrapping frenzy is officially over, what‘s to be done with that bundle of used wrapping paper? You can always recycle it, but reading our Top Ten crafty ways to reuse your holiday wrapping paper may convince you to keep it around:


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