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Littering and trespassing

2019-03-28T14:32:01-06:00September 9th, 2018|

This incident is not only perplexing but frustrating as it brings to mind one of the issues we have been facing at the center, the failure to bring clean, recyclable material that meets the standards shown by pictures in front of the bags and bins.

More changes

2019-03-28T14:14:31-06:00July 17th, 2018|

We will continue to consider all reasonable options for waste diversion in our community, but just like other entities across the world, we are facing not only economic factors of reduced income to pay for recycling, but a lack of personnel to process the materials.

Reduction of Services

2019-03-28T14:10:38-06:00June 19th, 2018|

After several months of deliberations, calculations, discussions, and presentations, the district has had to make some very hard choices in order to provide a sustainable level of recycling to the community.

Plastics Conundrum

2019-03-28T13:42:32-06:00January 27th, 2018|

Recently I was asked if the District was taking the plastics collected at the community recycling center and burying them. My answer was...

GLASS, GLASS, GLASS!!!

2019-03-28T13:30:17-06:00February 22nd, 2012|

The Solid Waste District is the current owner/operator of Moab’s Community Recycle Center. Included in the District’s 5-year plan, is a goal to increase recycling throughout Grand County.