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SIGNUP FOR RETHINK WASTE NEWS AND UPDATES

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Household Hazardous Waste Facility Open

Friday, July 24th & Saturday, July 25th, 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.

 

Household Hazardous Waste Collection for Sisters, Redmond & LaPine

August 1 (Sisters), August 8 (Redmond) & August 22 (LaPine)

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Accepted Items Include:

  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Fuels & thinners
  • Pool & spa chemicals
  • Fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides
  • Aerosols
  • Mercury items
  • Fluorescent light bulbs/tubes
  • Oil filters & antifreeze
  • Paint & stain
  • Cleaning products & poisons
  • Automotive chemicals

Items NOT accepted: Business-generated hazardous waste, explosives, fireworks, ammunition, gas cylinders, radioactive, bio-hazardous waste and barrels.

 

Household Hazardous Waste Facility Open

Friday, August 14th & Saturday, August 15h, 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.

 

FALL Repair Cafe at High Desert Makers Mill

November 2015, stay tuned for details!

A Repair Cafe connects people with broken stuff, with people that like to fix stuff. Repairing instead of replacing prevents waste and saves resources. Doing it with other people makes it fun and cultivates community!

Read up about our Repair Cafes.

 

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!

 

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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