News and Announcements

Employment Opportunities

The Humboldt Waste Management Authority (HWMA) is soliciting applications for the Position of Director of Environmental Health and Safety for its Hawthorne Street Transfer Station and Cummings Road Landfill.

posted: 01.26.18

Monthly Hazardous Waste Collection November

Humboldt Waste Management Authority held its monthly Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on the first saturday of the month on November 4th, 2017.

posted: 11.20.17

Come get WASTED with ECO Eureka (for free)

This documentary centers itself around creating messages of environmental protection through attentive reduction of food waste

posted: 11.10.17

Monthly Hazardous Waste Collection October

Humboldt Waste Management Authority held its monthly Household Hazardous Waste Collection event on the first saturday of the month, October 7th, 2017.

 

posted: 11.10.17

Mandatory Organics Recycling (AB 1826)

With the passage of AB 1826, new organic recycling requirements will be phased in over several years so while this may not affect you now it can in the future.

posted: 04.14.17

Mandatory Commercial Recycling (AB 341)

As of July 1, 2012, AB 341 requires that businesses generating four cubic yards or more of solid waste per week, and multi-family apartment units of five or more, must recycle. The method of recycling depends on which collection methods are available in your geographic area.

posted: 04.14.17