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3/14/14 - National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day coming April 26th.
Home-generated prescriptions and over-the-counter drugs can be brought to one of four locations throughout the County on Saturday, April 26th. (Sites to be announced) for more information come back to this site soon or click on the link below.
National Take-Back Initiative
8/29/13 - The Summer 2013 Recycling Enewsletter is now available
8/29/13 - Butte County Tire Amnesty coming this fall
The 2013 Tire Amnesty Event will be held on Saturday, September 28th at the Highway 70 Industrial Park in Oroville. Event hours are from 8:00am to 2:00pm. See the Tire Amnesty Flyer for additional information and a waiver if hauling from 10 to 20 tires. The next Tire Amnesty will be held in the fall of 2014.
4/5/13 - National Drug Rake-back Day is April 27
The County-wide Drop the Drugs Day is Saturday April 27th at the following locations:
- Oroville Hospital Comp Care Clinic, 900 Oro Dam Blvd.
- Chico Enloe Medical Center, 560 Cohasset Rd.
- Gridley Annex, 2 doors down from Biggs-Gridley Hospital
- Paradise Immediate Care Medical Center, 5875 Clark Rd.
Hours are from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Check out the flyer for more information.
3/19/13 - Some hard to recycle items can now be taken to Chico Natural Foods
Energy bar wrappers. water filters, chapstick tubes and other items can now be taken to Chico Natural Foods for recycling. They will also give credit for customers who reuse their bags. For more information call 530.891.1713
2/20/13 - Do you have an old gas can that needs replacing? While supplies last, you can trade in your old gas cans for a new Air Resources Board compliant gas can.
Come to the Butte Regional HHW Facility during regular hours (Friday from 9:00am to 1:00pm, Saturday from (9:00am to 4:00pm) and bring in your 2-gallon or 5-gallon cans for a free replacement of equal size. This free exchange is for Butte County households only. Cans that are brought in for exchange must be in working condition. Cans may still contain gasoline but gasoline will not be returned. You can also exchange your old gas cans at the Paradise and Oroville HHW facilities during their regular hours. For more information call 530.879.2352