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If you live in one of these towns and have questions about what to do with trash, recycling, or hazardous waste, this is the site for you!

There is information on the site to help you reduce, reuse, recycle and properly dispose of your trash and hazardous waste.

Depending on the service you need, the links will lead you to the right place. If you don't find what you need, just contact us, and we'll be happy to assist you. We want this site to be informative and easy to use. If you find something which could be improved, just let us know.

 

 

2014 SWAC NEWSLETTER

ANR Material Management Bulletin - May 2014

 

Rutland County Sheriff’s Department Hosting Drug Drop Box

Rutland County residents can now properly dispose of their unused or expired prescription drugs. The Rutland County Sheriff’s Department has started a permanent collection at the Sheriff’s Department .offices inside their lobby at 88 Grove Street in Rutland.

The hours of accepting controlled and non-controlled substances are Monday-Saturday from 6:30 a.m. through Midnight and Sundays from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

SWAC and RCSWD Host Meeting

Mark your calendars to attend a meeting to discuss Act 148 and the requirements impacting ALL Vermonters. The meeting is scheduled for November 12 in Rutland. View the informational flyer here.

 

STYRENE AS A POSSIBLE CARCINOGEN: http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/ntp/roc/twelfth/profiles/styrene.pdf and http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2014/aug/27/styrene-carcinogen-brands-polystyrene-foam-food-packaging

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Vermont Passes H. 485/Act 148

Coming July 1, 2014: All trash facilities will have to accept residential recycling for free. Beginning July 2015,recycle all private haulers must offer to collect recyclables along with trash at no additional cost. . Click on the title above for details on the new legislation.

Vermont Passes H. 262/Act 58 - Paint Take-Back Program to Begin May 2014 - Visit www.paintcare.org for a location accepting paint near you.

Paint Care Press Release - 9/14

FAQs on the New Paint Program


Agency of Natual Resources DRAFT Material Management Plan
 

 
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