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2018 Solid Waste Division news & topics

The latest news items are always displayed on the Solid Waste Division home page. Older items are archived here. Read all 2018 news items related to the Solid Waste Division below, or look through the archives (on the left, by year).


KOMO4 News: Indoor air quality
King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson's regular segment on KOMO4 News.


Community invited to comment on future of recycling, transfer facilities, and disposal
King County releases Draft Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement for public comment. Deadline to submit comments is March 8, 2018.


Nominations sought for King County’s Earth Heroes at School awards program
Teachers, students, school employees and others who are helping to reduce waste, save resources and improve the environment are eligible to receive recognition from King County through the Earth Heroes at School program.

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