Over the years, residents have been able to recycle a wide range of materials like tennis shoes, cooking oil, bulky plastic to 1-7 plastics, block Styrofoam, electronics and all kinds of metals thanks to the Beaverton Far West Recycling. But the location will be closing March 31, 2017
There’s a lot to know about garbage. Your garbage cart plays an important role in our collection system. Are you putting your trash in its place?
I am reading the Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World, and it is making me appreciate Master Recyclers' volunteerism more than ever.
Practicing a little maintenance and fixing problems, before the rainy season sets in, can lengthen the life of the materials that make up your home.
More natural resources are contained in buildings than in the products that we use day-to-day. Wood, iron and steel, non-ferrous metals, chemicals, plastic, cement and lime and glass are the building blocks of our homes. And it burns a lot of natural gas, oil and coal to manufacture these materials.
Maximize these last few weeks of great weather to do a little good around your home.