Resources

Reports and research to help you learn more about Seattle's efforts to reduce waste.

Solid Waste Plan - Seattle Public Utilities
The updated Solid Waste Management Plan describes how the City of Seattle will manage waste for the next 20 years, including recycling, composting and other zero waste strategies.
Zero Waste - Seattle Public Utilities
City resolution and study on zero waste strategies with the potential to divert significant tonnage away from landfill disposal. Links to solid waste management plan as well.
Tenant Recycling Education Materials
Flyers, posters, videos and more, in many languages so you can reach everyone in your buildings on how to properly recycle and compost.
Salvage & Deconstruction Case Studies
Seven case studies demonstrate how deconstruction helps reduce waste and incorporates salvaged materials into new projects.