Eco-Cycle wants to ban food-grade polystyrene foam containers in Colorado and eliminate the use of other single-use disposable plastics, such as straws, as quickly as possible.


These plastics pose threats to wildlife and people and are not recyclable. 


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YOU can recycle more types of plastics in Boulder County than ever before! 

The Boulder County Recycling Center, operated by Eco-Cycle, has completed major upgrades. That means the publicly-owned facility now accepts more types of plastics for recycling -- something the public has been requesting for a long time!


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The Zero Waste Climate Connection

The connection between the waste we generate and our global climate crisis is direct and undeniable. Going for Zero Waste is one of the fastest ways communities can reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and help fight climate change.

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