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Posted on: October 18, 2019

America Recycles Day Film

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Since its inception in 1997, the America Recycles Day campaign has grown to include millions of Americans pledging to increase their recycling habits at home and work, and to buy products made with recycled materials. Residents in every State of the natio...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Second Chance Week

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This year the City of Modesto, in collaboration with Stanislaus County will be collecting eyeglasses in all conditions for people in need all over the world. We are partnering with the non-profit organization Lions In Sight who will refurbish the eyeglass...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

City of Modesto Waste Tire Amnesty Events

With a coupon, City of Modesto residents will be able to recycle up to nine tires, at no cost, per each amnesty event.  Residents will self-haul their car, truck or motorcycle tires to our local waste hauler, Bertolotti Disposal.

Coupons will be a...

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Additional Info... Recycling News
Posted on: September 6, 2019

City of Modesto Business Recycling Award Winners

This year’s response was overwhelming! Businesses and organizations challenged themselves to look for creative and innovative ways to become “greener”, conserve valuable resources and reduce their carbon footprint. 

The winners for their commitmen...

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Business Recycling Awards Recycling News
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Free Backyard Composting Classes

Non-Modesto residents are also welcome to attend but there will be a $30.00 tuition cost for those living outside the city. The next fall classes will be held on:

• Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.• Tuesday, October ...

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

Organic Waste Recycling Updates for 2019

Beginning January 1, 2019 all businesses that generate 4 cubic yards of commercial solid waste per week, including commercial or public entities like schools, hospitals, stores, restaurants, industrial businesses, for –profit or nonprofit organizations, r...

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