The County Waste and Recycling News section offers useful information about proper waste disposal, service updates, and
our commitment to the communities we live in and serve.
Eight Ways to Use Silica Gel Packets
September 30, 2019
Have you ever wondered why you find those tiny little packets labeled “Throw Away” and “Do Not Eat” when you purchase items such as a purse, shoes, or even food? While they may seem annoying or wasteful when you find them in a shoe box or at the bottom of your purse, these little packets actually serve an important purpose and can also be repurposed. These little packets contain a substance known as silica gel and they are very effective at reducing moisture and humidity within a small space.
Last Modified: 09-30-2019-21:24:48
Tools to Save County Waste Residential Customers Time
July 1, 2019
County Waste and Recycling of Clifton Park, New York is always looking out for their customers, and here are two new tools to help residential customers save time.
- My Schedule - Look up your address for your customized pickup schedule
- Waste Wizard - Easily look up a waste item and know where to put it
Both tools are located on the SCHEDULE page and it's easy to find and remember.
Last Modified: 07-1-2019-14:09:18
The Benefits of Paperless Billing
January 31, 2019
If you’re currently receiving paper monthly invoices, but you’d prefer electronic delivery instead, then you should consider signing up for our online bill pay. Not only is it better for the environment, but it will also reduce clutter.
Last Modified: 07-29-2019-08:29:23
Annual Christmas Bike Promise
December 21, 2018
Santa’s helpers at County Waste & Recycling Clifton Park were busy building 250 bikes for deserving charities and giving them away as part of County Waste and Recycling’s annual Christmas Bike Promise.
Last Modified: 12-21-2018-12:26:32