Articles by month: April 2011
Many thanks to the 337 participants who attended our Santa Ynez Valley Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Event on April 3. We collected LOTS of unwanted material, from old paint and motor oil to outdated computers and TVs. By the end of the day, Valley residents dropped off 42,569 pounds of unwanted material.
A big thank-you as well to KEYT for covering our event on the local news. You can view the story here. Read more...
Learn more about the great three bin system County residents use every day for waste collection in Santa Barbara County. The system helps us to keep over 70% of the waste we generate out of the landfill!
County Television made this great video to explain what happens to the materials in your three bins.