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All About CSWD

Who is CSWD? This overview of Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) dives into materials management in Chittenden County including the who, what, where, and…

Length: 30 mins.+

Tour the CSWD Drop-Off Center in Williston/Special Materials

You know about the blue bin. You may know about composting. What about recycling fridges, batteries, tires, and electronics? The Drop-Off Center shows just…

Length: 30 mins.
Mix/Max Group Size: 6-25 people
Months, Days Available: Year 'round, weather permitting, T-F
Start Times Available: 8 am - 2 pm

Tour the CSWD Environmental Depot Hazardous Waste Facility

How is all that unwanted hazardous skull n’ crossbones-type stuff in your kitchen, garage, and basement managed? Learn why paint and hazardous cleaners, stains…

Length: 45 mins.
Mix/Max Group Size: 6/25
Months, Days Available: April - Nov., Thursday only Dec. - March, Tues. - Fri.
Start Times Available: Varies

Tour the CSWD Organics Recycling Facility

Where food scraps, yard trimmings, and even paper napkins become healthy soil in a matter of months. Get the dirt on a facility that…

Length: 60 mins.
Mix/Max Group Size: 6/25
Months, Days Available: Year 'round, weather permitting, M-F
Start Times Available: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Battery Round-Up

It’s time to clean out old batteries. It may not seem like a big deal, but old batteries can cause all sorts of problems…

Length: 1-2 hours
Months, Days Available: Monday

Reuse Paper Mâché Masks

This fun activity practices reducing and reusing by making paper mache masks from reused cardboard and paper bags plus non-toxic paper mâché glue made…

Length: 60 mins.

All About Paper

Investigate the papermaking process while recycling your own classroom paper. Students will learn about the natural resources that are conserved when we all recycle…

Length: 60 mins.