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Ask SSC Q What are my options for recycling or reusing Styrofoam?



A: Dear Dennis,

Unfortunately, no recycling options are available in our area for Styrofoam® at this time. There are some reuse options:

One-Stop Mail Shop—1730 LaBounty Drive, Ste. 3, Ferndale—360-380-9976. Accepts clean, dry, bagged Styrofoam® peanuts. May accept larger pieces (blocks, sheets, etc.). Call ahead for current status, hours and instructions.

Other local postal, mailing and shipping outlets may accept Styrofoam® for reuse. Contact directly to inquire.

If you cannot find a reuse option, Styrofoam® can be placed in your garbage for disposal. Please bag Styrofoam® peanuts and other smaller pieces to prevent windblown litter.

For additional questions please contact us at or call 360-734-3490.


About Sanitary Service Company (SSC)

Established in 1929, SSC is Whatcom County's largest recycling and garbage collection service provider, serving 45,000 + customers from Bellingham to Blaine and beyond. SSC was named the 2012 Green Business of the Year by the Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber and is a sustaining member of Sustainable Connections, a Toward Zero Waste Founding Pioneer, 100% Green Power Leader, 5-Star EnviroStar, BizCycle Silver bicycle-friendly business and Whatcom Smart Trips employer. For more info visit Connect with us: Facebook/sscinc and Twitter @sscinctweets.





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