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Celebrate Earth Month with Washington County Solid Waste & Recycling!


How to play:

Step 1: Download GooseChase for iOS or Android. You can sign up as a guest or create an account.

Step 2: Enter game code R7419E or search WashCo Earth Week. 

Step 3: Starting soon! Check back for official start date.

Step 4: Learn, explore and have fun. Earn points and be eligible for prizes.

Have questions on how to play? Click here for more information.

Recycling Webinars

Tuesday, April 6: Recycling 101

Get back to basics with our recycling refresh webinar. We'll cover what should and shouldn't go in your garbage and recycling bins, and answer your questions about specific items.

Registration is closed. Watch the recording or view the slides.

Tuesday, April 13: Beyond the Bin

Recycling is great, but there are many other actions you can take to conserve resources, save money and even learn new skills! Join us in thinking higher up the waste hierarchy and learn about local options for repair, donation and more.

Register for Tuesday, April 13: 12-1 p.m. (English) | 5-6 p.m. (English) | 6-7 p.m. (Spanish)

Tuesday, April 20: Eat Smart, Waste Less Challenge

Did you know that wasted food costs the average family of four about $1500 per year? Learn more about the economic, environmental and social impacts of food waste and how you can make a difference by participating in our free Eat Smart, Waste Less Challenge.

Register for Tuesday, April 20: 12-1 p.m. (English) | 5-6 p.m. (English)

Tuesday, April 27: Green Cleaners and Healthy Homes

Keeping our homes clean, safe and healthy is a top priority for many of us right now. A representative from Metro's Healthy Homes program will be joining us to share tips on choosing safer products as well as simple recipes for making non-toxic cleaners at home.

Register for Tuesday, April 27: 12-1 p.m. (English) | 5-6 p.m. (English) | 6-7 p.m. (Spanish)

Latte & Learn: Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicles (EVs) are becoming more popular as a way to address air emissions from combustion engine vehicle use and vehicle manufacturers are ramping up production of EV's in response.

Join us to hear from FORTH and learn about how the EV industry is growing, the benefits of driving an EV, their work in expanding into many communities and workplaces and their certification program for businesses and organizations.

Event details:

Topic: Electric Vehicles
Date & Time: Thrusday, April 22 at 8:30am
Location: Zoom registration required. Register here.

Spanish interpretation will be available at this event. Please note that this webinar will be recorded.