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RecycE - February 2019

Recycling/Trash Collection - SURVEY
SPECIAL EVENTS - List of Spring Dates
HHW EVENTS - Spring Collections
Recycling/Trash - Missed Pickups


Recycling/Trash Collection



For those in unincorporated areas of Buncombe County
(outside any city/town limits)

Buncombe County will be awarding a new contract for waste collection services in 2019. Citizen feedback is sought to help the county select a provider that will meet community needs.

"All feedback will be compiled and shared with the public, County staff, and the Board of Commissioners."




~~~~~ only 15 questions ~~~~~
Survey available until Feb 28th

A few days left to give your input!


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▪ April 7 (Sun) - Black Mountain Community Clothing Swap
▪ April 13 (Sat) - Central Buncombe H2R (Downtown Ashv)
▪ April 27 (Sat) - Drug Take-Back Event (Bunc locations)
▪ May 18 (Sat) - Plastic Flower Pot Collection (Black Mtn)
▪ May 18 (Sat) - Shred Event (Black Mountain)
April 7 (Sun) - Black Mountain Community Clothing Swap
April 13 (Sat) - Central Buncombe H2R (Downtown Ashv)
April 27 (Sat) - Drug Take-Back Event (Bunc locations)
May 18 (Sat) - Plastic Flower Pot Collection (Black Mtn)
May 18 (Sat) - Shred Event (Black Mountain)
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Detailed information in upcoming edition of RecycE





Spring 2019

Buncombe County

TV-Electronics, Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days


These Fridays, 9am - 3pm:

----- March 8

----- April 12 & 26

----- May 10 & 24

at the County Landfill, 81 Panther Branch Road in Alexander

[Gate attendant will direct you to the designated building.]


Buncumbe County TV-Electronics & HHW Collection

(Click & scroll down the webpage for more INFO)


Missed Pickups



If you live within a Buncombe city/town

Asheville - Biltmore Forest - Black Mountain
Montreat - Weaverviille - Woodfin

Contact your local government Sanitation/Public Works Department


If you live outside city/town limits within Buncombe County

AND have WastePro service --

Contact WastePro if it's a ONETIME issue:

▪ by phone ... (828) 684-7790
▪ by email ... Jlea@wasteprousa.com
▪ online ... Missed Pickup Report Form
by phone ... (828) 684-7790
by email ... Jlea@wasteprousa.com
online ... Missed Pickup Report Form

Contact Buncombe County Solid Waste if it's a recurring problem:

(828) 250-5460


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Feb 2019 RecycE (Rainbow Recycling)


Thank you for your conscious choice and efforts to

Reduce -- Reuse -- Recycle!

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Help us continue our work of promoting recycling and reuse and reducing waste through outreach and advocacy, special collection events and reuse efforts.

Every donation, regardless of size, is appreciated.

Send to:
Rainbow Recycling
P.O. Box 1583
Black Mountain, NC 28711

Contact us at info@rainbowrecycling.org if you are interested in volunteering ... there are various ways to pitch in and help!

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