What Happens to Your Recyclables?

Have you ever wondered what happens to the recyclables that you put in your collection cart each week after they’re picked up at the curb? Once the trucks drive off, they head to a materials recycling facility or MRF (pronounced “murf”). In King County, your recyclables likely end up at the Cascade Recycling Center in…

Become a King County Green School

As of October 2016, fifty percent of K-12 schools in King County outside City of Seattle have received assistance, tools, and recognition from the King County Green Schools Program. Join these 248 schools and get help to engage your school community in improving waste reduction, recycling, and other conservation practices. King County Green Schools Program…

Hey, Green Teams, sign up for a workshop!

Are you a staff lead for a school Green Team that could use some help to plan Green Team projects? Do you know a student group that wants to form a Green Team, but just hasn’t been able to get started? A King County Green Team specialist can help. Green Team specialists help get both…