Posted on: September 8, 2016

Coloring Contest For Creative Conservationists

2016 Coloring Page

Are you drawn to recycling? Are you waiting for your brush with fame? The Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County is partnering with WFLX-TV FOX29 and Whole Foods to create a coloring contest for inspired creative recyclers! Winners will receive prizes...Read on...

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Posted on: September 1, 2016

SWA’s September Household Hazardous Waste Tip

Pills and Sharps Ad

If medicines help you, make sure they don’t hurt solid waste workers or our environment. Prescription medications and needles should not be thrown into the garbage or recycling bin. They require proper disposal.

Palm Beach County residents have FREE op...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Renew Rundown Communities With Recycled Paint

Paint Dropoff at North County Transfer Station

Each year, the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County provides thousands of gallons of recycled paint to residents in need of updating the exterior of their homes.

Needy residents in your community can get a one-time donation of this free, high-qua...Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2016

Proper Tire Disposal Can Reduce Mosquitoes And Disease

Tires on the Ground

Summertime fun can turn uncomfortable with mosquitoes around. The mosquitoes that transmit Zika and Dengue fever only need a small amount of water to lay their eggs, so clearing your yard of free standing water will make for a much better summer.

Any c...Read on...