• Memorial Day Hours

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    Facility hours for Monday, May 25th (Memorial Day): CSWD facilities Green Mountain Compost is OPEN CSWD Drop-Off Centers are CLOSED Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) is CLOSED (As a replacement, the MRF will be open Saturday, May 31 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.) CSWD Administrative Office is CLOSED CSWD Environmental Depot is CLOSED Other facilities & services Burlington Transfer Station is CLOSED All Cycle Transfer Station is OPEN Myers Recycling … Continued

  • Customer Appreciation Days at the DOCs

    Thank You

    It takes a lot of people to run CSWD, but one person truly earns the Most Valuable Player award: [drum roll, please…] It’s YOU! Yes, you. Oh, stop being modest! Why, without your efforts to reuse, recycle, and compost everything you can, there would be no system. There would only be a landfill packed with wasted resources, wasted potential. We want to thank you for keeping the reuse, recycling, and composting system humming! After all, … Continued

  • Take the Drop-Off Composting Challenge!

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    We ALL win when you compost your leftover food scraps and keep them out of the landfill – but during the Drop-Off Composting Challenge, you win even more! CSWD accepts food scraps for composting at our Drop-Off Centers – and when you participate in the Drop-off Composting Challenge, you’ll get some great rewards for keeping those scraps out of the trash!   Click here to visit the Challenge page and … Continued

  • CSWD is hiring: Hazardous Waste Operator

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    We are seeking a highly motivated person to be part of a team to collect and process hazardous waste at the Environmental Depot & Rover. The job is physically demanding, involves working with the public, and requires the ability to understand chemical principles and regulations. A Bachelor’s Degree in chemistry, environmental studies or related field or high school degree with two years of related experience is preferred. For more details … Continued

  • It’s What We Do Here

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    All of us at CSWD are proud to serve the residents and businesses of Chittenden County. It feels good to be part of a supportive community of creative, intelligent people who are committed to each other and the land we live on. Since 1987, we’ve been leading the state – and often, the country – in finding innovative solutions to reducing the amount of resources that go to waste in … Continued

  • Learn more about the people behind CSWD

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    All of us at CSWD love being a part of the dynamic community of creative people in Chittenden County. But we’re not just a bunch of “waste heads” (as one staff member recently put it). There’s a lot more to the team – we’re SCUBA divers, musicians, tennis players, parents, runners & bike riders, original Nintendo game players, snowboarders and skiiers, dog lovers, and much more. Learn more about some … Continued

CSWD Spotlight

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Universal Recycling & Composting Law

New changes in the law are going into effect between now and 2020. Click here to find out more about how Act 148 will affect you – and how to prepare so you’re well ahead of the curve in Chittenden County.