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Free Rethink Waste Community Presentation

The Rethink Waste Project is available to present to your organization, business, club or neighborhood group, ideas to prevent waste, tips for choosing reuse, how to recycle right in Bend, and all the options available to compost locally.

Contact denise to schedule your free, 30 – 60 minute presentation today!

 

Household Hazardous Waste Facility Open

Friday, May 22nd & Saturday, May 23rd, 2015
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) is accepted free of charge from residential users at the Knott Landfill Hazardous Waste Facility. The HHW Facility is open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Friday and Saturday of each month.

 

Association of Oregon Recyclers 2015 Sustainable Oregon Conference & Trade Show

June 3-5, 2015
Riverhouse Hotel & COnvention Center, Bend

The AOR 2015 Sustainable Oregon Conference & Trade Show at the Riverhouse Hotel and Convention Center in Bend, Oregon, is a three-day, interactive learning experience featuring leading-edge educational sessions, workshops, local and national experts and speakers, facility tours, valuable networking opportunities, and an awards program to celebrate the achievements of Oregon’s recycling, reuse, and waste reduction businesses and leaders.  The conference also provides unmatched networking opportunities in one location. This is the time and place each year that recycling professionals from Oregon and around the northwest gather to talk all things recycling, composting and sustainable materials management.  Our goal is for attendees to take this time to develop and deepen working relationships with peers in the region.


Cost
| $525 Non-members – (Register for the conference and receive 20% discount when using this code: EC20. Register Here!

Twitter | @oregonrecyclers and #AOR2015

 

 

Household Hazardous Waste Facility Open

Friday, June 12th & Saturday, June 13th, 2015
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) is accepted free of charge from residential users at the Knott Landfill Hazardous Waste Facility. The HHW Facility is open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Friday and Saturday of each month.

 

Summer Repair Cafe at DIYcave

Tuesday July 14, 5:30 – 7:30
444 SE 9th ST., Suite 150, Bend
541-388-CAVE (2283)
DIYcave

We’re excited about our first Repair Cafe at Bend’s new makerspace, DIYcave! All the usual items will be repaired, and this time we will also be able to offer welding! More details to come as the event gets closer.

Read up about our Repair Cafes.

 

Art of Recycling, Rethink Waste Community Youth Art Project

See the culmination of different youth groups and classrooms’ work as they repurposed discarded, leftover and trash items into a community reclaimed art project to encourage people to Rethink Waste. The Art of Recycling has been on display throughout Central Oregon and is now available for schools, businesses and organizations to set up temporarily to highlight their waste reduction efforts. Contact us to borrow this display!

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