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 […]
- April EventsMarch 9, 2019 - 4:44 pm
After the fabulous March 30th Fix-It Café April starts off with a bang. For the month of April ZWV will be sponsoring a Bring Your Own Mug campaign at Vashon Coffee stands. Stay tuned for details. Nadine will be back at Kimco’s to collect styrofoam on April 7th. On April 12-14, King County will have […]
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