After more than 30 years operating the three Redemption/Recycling centers in the San Lorenzo Valley, the VWC is preparing to close down the centers, effective July 1. The Ben Lomond Transfer Station will continue to provide recycling services without any redemption options.
Dear VWC Members and Friends—
Most of us take our bottles and cans to the closest SLV Recycling Center (Felton, … Read the rest
The SLV Redemption/Recycling Centers have many things to be very thankful for this year, even though we were challenged by the rapid ongoing reduction in the scrap value of materials that are crucial to help meet operating expenses. We are especially grateful for the Grant received from CalRecycle that will enable us to install a new baler.
The SLV Redemption Recycling Center’s of The San Lorenzo Valley, have many things to be very thankful for this year!… Read the rest
One of the few truly essential pieces of equipment for the VWC Recycling Centers is the huge baler at the … Read the rest
With the resignation of Director Dave Wright, who has become a partner in a company that does strategic planning, the … Read the rest
Due to circumstances beyond our control we are unable to accept
or process Styrofoam. We are currently facing long term … Read the rest
Beginning January, 2015, Santa Cruz County residents and businesses will be able to recycle Styrofoam (aka expanded polystyrene, or EPS) … Read the rest
Over 100 volunteers participated in the 28th Annual River & Road Clean Up on Saturday, September 20, 2014 and hauled … Read the rest