recycling

Here’s a friendly reminder of what to put in your curbside recycling bin: paper, cardboard, aluminum and steel cans, and plastics #1-7. Remember: Always take glass, Styrofoam, or plastic bags to Recycle Utah--not in your bin! For more info, contact your community nonprofit recycling center at 435-649-9698 or visit www.recycleutah.org.

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On this episode, hosts Nell Larson and Chris Cherniak spoke with Insa Repien, Executive Director at Recycle Utah.  Insa reflects on Recycle Utah's twenty five years of providing recycling and re-purposing services to the community and what challenges lie ahead. Next up, a conversation with Paul Spitler of the Wilderness Society about the deadline looming for the Land and Water Conservation Fund, and what will happen if the fund is not reauthorized by Congress.

 

The more Summit County recycles, the more space is saved at the Three Mile landfill near Wanship. And that's good news for the county's landfill superintendent, Jaron Scott. Rick Brough has more. 

Recycling in Old Town is going to get easier starting this week when recycling and garbage are both picked up on Thursdays. Lynn Ware Peek has more.