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CVWMA’s September 2018 Waste Reduction News

Read our September 2018 Waste Reduction News e-newsletter here. In this issue: Labor Day Holiday to Delay CVWMA Collections Upcoming Special Collection Events Recycle Right Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Special Scout Patch

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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 […]

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Congratulations Central Virginia! CVWMA’s Regional Recycling Rate @59% for CY 2017

June 28, 2018 Contact: Nancy Drumheller, Public Affairs Manager, 804-612-0557 or ndrumheller@cvwma.com Congratulations Central Virginia! CVWMA’s Regional Recycling Rate @ 59% for CY 2017 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 […]

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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 […]

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CVWMA Receives Certificate of Achievement for Excellence In Financial Reporting

March 16, 2018 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 […]

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