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Welcome to our June 2015 Newsletter

CVWMA's Regional Recycling Rate Affirmed at 57.7% for CY 2014

Thanks to the efforts and commitment to recycling by central Virginia citizens and businesses the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (VA DEQ) has notified CVWMA that its regional recycling rate has once again exceeded 55 percent. This means an estimated 57.7% of the waste generated in the region (or 504,200 tons) for Calendar Year (CY) 2014 was recycled and kept out of local landfills. That's alot of recycling!  Read complete Press Release here.

E-cycling & Document Shredding Event, 6/20

The City of Richmond is hosting a special electronics recycling and document shredding event on Saturday, June 20. Visit our  Event Calendar for more information about the location, time, accepted items, fees (if applicable), and directions.

Buy fresh. Buy local.

For a variety of locally grown fruits, vegetables, and more, shop your local farmer’s market. Click here for listing of local farmer’s markets in our region. In addition, support our local economy by remembering to Think. Shop. Buy. Local.

CVWMA Receives Award Recognition

CVWMA is the recipient of two awards spotlighting the Authority's regional collaboration efforts for the past 25 years  and its exemplary status as as a regional service provider. The James River Advisory Council (JRAC) recognized CVWMA as one of it's 2015 Stewards of the River Award recipients with their 2015 Community Partner Award. In addition, the Virginia Recycling Association (VRA) recognized CVWMA for one of it's 2015 Excellence in Recycling Awards as Outstanding Service Provider.
 

Central Virginia Waste Management Authority

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Location:
2100 W. Laburnum
Suite 105
Richmond, VA 23227
 
Office Phone:
804-359-8413

Recycling Information:
804-340-0900

Trash Collection Information:
804-425-0500
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Central Virginia Waste Management Authority (CVWMA) is a public service authority that implements solid waste management and recycling programs for 13 local governments.

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