Ashland

CVWMA’s November 2019 Waste Reduction News

Read our November 2019 Waste Reduction News here. In this issue: CVWMA Collection on Regular Schedule, No Delay for Veterans Day Holiday What are YOU Doing for America Recycles Day? Think Twice! Thanksgiving Holiday to Delay Collections

Read More

CVWMA Collections on Regular Schedule, No Delay for Veterans Day Holiday

October 30, 2019 Contact: Nancy Drumheller, Public Affairs Manager; (804)612-0557; ndrumheller@cvwma.com CVWMA Collections on Regualr Schedule, No Delay for Veterans Day Holiday Richmond, VA – CVWMA residential recycling and residential trash collections will continue as regularly scheduled for the Veterans Day (Monday, November 11) holiday.   There will be no holiday delay for residential recycling the week of […]

Read More

Congratulations Central Virginia! CVWMA’s Regional Recycling Rate @58.7% for CY 2018

September 17, 2019 Contact: Nancy Drumheller, Public Affairs Manager, 804-612-0557 or ndrumheller@cvwma.com Congratulations Central Virginia! CVWMA’s Regional Recycling Rate @ 58.7% for CY 2018 Richmond, VA – Thanks to the efforts and commitment to recycling by central Virginia citizens and businesses the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (VA DEQ) has notified Central Virginia Waste Management […]

Read More

CVWMA Receives Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

June 6, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Nancy Drumheller, Public Affairs Manager, (804)612-0557 or ndrumheller@cvwma.com Congratulations CVWMA! Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting Recipient Richmond, VA – Central Virginia Waste Management Authority (CVWMA) has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States […]

Read More

Local Impacts to changing Global Recycling Markets, We must clean up our act! Recycle right!

July 26, 2018 Contact: Nancy Drumheller, Public Affairs Manager, 804-612-0557 or ndrumheller@cvwma.com Local Impacts to changing Global Recycling Markets We must clean up our act! Recycle right! Richmond, VA- Recycling needs OUR help!  The recycling containers are for recyclable items ONLY. Placing items, such as plastic bags or food contaminated containers, that are not accepted […]

Read More

Plastic Bags and Plastic Bagged Recyclables Not Accepted in CVWMA Recycling Programs

CVWMA wants to help you recycle better. CVWMA does not accept plastic bags or plastic bagged recyclables in its residential (curbside) recycling and drop-off recycling programs. Plastic bags are one of the top contaminants at local material recovery facilities ( or MRF’s) Plastic bags wrap around sorting equipment and cause damage Plastic bags prevent materials […]

Read More