Each year approximately 35,000 people attend the Strawberry Festival. This fun annual event creates a lot of garbage, totaling about 140,000 pounds of combined materials that is usually trucked off island to the landfill. That’s not very “green”; we can do better. A large portion of festival waste is recyclable. This year, Zero Waste Vashon will be […]
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In April and May 2018 ZWV hosted two electronics recycling events in order to relieve the backlog of electronics accumulating on island. These items are not allowed for disposal at the transfer station. All told we collect 7.5 tons of electronics at these two events! What happens to my electronics? This depends on the electronics […]
- ZWV Summer 2020 NewsletterJuly 23, 2020 - 10:37 am
It’s here! Read all about: – Island Calendar & Upcoming Events – The July 4th Pop-Up Parade – First Sunday Styrofoam Recycling Event Update – Advisory Committee Updates – Community Composting on Vashon – Thanks to all the ZWV Volunteers Zero Waste Vashon — Summer 2020 Newsletter
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