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: October 12, 2016

Though no local disaster declaration, waste volumes up 40 percent

We all breathed a sigh of relief when the storm took a wobble to the east and spared our county devastating hurricane force winds. Even though we were not declared a disaster area, there are still local recovery efforts going on.

All of the fallen tree...Read more »

Posted on: September 30, 2016

SWA’s October household hazardous waste tip

October Haz Waste - Moving

Is something sinister slinking under your sink? Is a scourge sheltering in your shed?

We’re not talking Halloween monsters – we’re concerned about home chemical horrors.

Almost every home has some chemical product that can be hazardous if not dispo...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...