SSC Supports Toward Zero Waste Campaign; Participates in Toward Zero Waste Day
For more information contact:
Paul Razore, President
Sanitary Service Company
SSC Supports ToWard Zero Waste Campaign;
Offers free recycling at Bellingham Farmers market April 19 event
BELLINGHAM, WA. – Sanitary Service Company (SSC), Whatcom County’s largest recycling and garbage collection company, is pleased to partner with Sustainable Connections in their newest community campaign - Toward Zero Waste - which aims to reduce waste and increase recycling rates in our community.
In addition to being a campaign sponsor, SSC is also a Toward Zero Waste Pioneer – a recognition for businesses who currently reduce, reuse or recycle more than 80% of their waste. Please join us in moving our community Toward Zero Waste.
Toward Zero Waste Day
Saturday, April 19
10AM - 3PM
Bellingham Farmers Market - Depot Market Square
SSC will offer free recycling, complimentary reusable bags and plenty of tips and hints during the event as we help our community move toward zero waste. We look forward to seeing you there!
Free - All day!
(ex. outer plastic packaging from printer cartridges, toys, toiletries, etc.)
No Styrofoam or other plastics please!
Free - 12:30 – 3PM
Limit: Two paper grocery bags per household
Toward Zero Waste is based largely on last year’s highly successful Green Power Community Challenge that saw Bellingham become the #1 EPA-certified Green Power Community in the country. SSC is the largest private business in Whatcom County to use 100% Green Power. For questions or more information visit ssc-inc.com or contact Rodd Pemble, Recycling Manager at (360) 734-3490.
About Sanitary Service Company, Inc.
Established in 1929, SSC, Inc. is Whatcom County’s largest recycling and waste collection company, serving over 40,000 residential and commercial customers. SSC is a locally-owned and family-operated business that runs its fleet on biodiesel fuel and offices on 100% Green Power. Named 2006 Recycler of the Year by the Washington State Recycling Association, SSC is also a 5-Star participant in the EnviroStars pollution prevention program. For more information, visit www.ssc-inc.com