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Recycling Update Newsletter

Your guide to waste recycling and recycling at home. Print newsletters are delivered to Washington County residents once per year in the spring. E-newsletters are available quarterly, delivered to your email inbox when you sign up.
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Spring 2022 (bilingual) - includes: 

  • Funds available for cleanup efforts 
  • Greener cleaners
  • Flower pots: recyclable or not?

Spring 2022 print newsletter - includes:

  • Recycling Guide
  • What to recycle and where information
  • Recycle or Not: Tanglers

Winter 2021

  • Save money and make the most of your food
  • Take our survey to inform a new collection service
  • Keep wires, hoses, chains and electric cords out of the recycling bin
  • Sign up for service alerts and collection schedule reminders

Fall 2021

  • Solutions for old electronics
  • Find recycling and safe disposal options with our What to Recycle and Where tool
  • Is it recyclable, or not? Play the game!

Fall 2021 (Spanish) — includes:

  • Electronics recycling, reuse options and tips on how to keep your devices working longer!
  • What to recycle and where search tool
  • Recycle Or Not: pop quiz game

Spring print newsletter 2021 (bilingual) — includes:

  • Recycling Guide
  • What to recycle and where information
  • Recycle or Not: plastic-padded envelopes

Spring 2021 (Spanish) — includes:

  • Earth Day webinars
  • GooseChase scavenger hunt
  • Spring cleaning tips
  • Recycle or Not: plastic-padded envelopes

Winter 2020 (Spanish) — includes:

  • Virtual Holiday Recycling and Reuse Fair
  • Prepare for winter weather
  • Qualify for COVID-related bill assistance

Fall 2020 (Spanish) — includes:

  • Wildfire updates
  • Public commenting period for updates to multifamily garbage and recycling service standards
  • Leaf disposal
  • Trash Talk Tuesday launch
  • New AmeriCorps