Facts on the WPWMA’s $120 million State-of-the-Art Facility Improvements

Shovels and hard hats are lined up and on display at the groundbreaking ceremony

The total cost of the facility improvements will be $120 million.   Minimum recovery rates for municipal solid waste (general commercial and residential garbage) will be increased from 22% to 60%.   Minimum recovery rates for construction and demolition material will be increased from 50% to 65%.   The new high-diversion Materials Recovery Facility includes state-of-the-art technology that has been designed to achieve compliance with SB 1383 and recover […]

Groundbreaking on $120 Million Recycling Facility in Western Placer County Planned for April 13

Site with work vehicles

ROSEVILLE, CALIF. – The Western Placer Waste Management Authority (WPWMA) is scheduled to break ground on their multi-year facility improvement project that will increase processing abilities, maximize recycling and waste diversion efforts, and jumpstart a local circular economy to benefit the western Placer region on Thursday, April 13 at 5 p.m.   The ceremonial groundbreaking will […]