Transfer Station Clean Up Day 5/18/2024

Spring clean up day at the Transfer Station in Driggs is this Saturday – May 18, 2024 8am-1pm! email tetonrecycling@gmail.com for more information about volunteering OR just come to the Transfer Station at 8am Saturday morning in addition to the Spring Clean Up, it is REDUCED FEE day! Household garbage and non-household waste – first…

Construction & Demolition Sorting Pad

The Teton County transfer station has a new building that will increase our waste diversion efforts. Teton Valley Community Recycling helped the county secure funding for a Construction & Demolition (C&D) sorting pad through an $80,000 grant. The C&D sorting pad at the transfer station in Driggs has been operational since January. The purpose of…

Earth Day 2024

  The Teton Valley Earth Day Fair will be held on Saturday, April 20th from 11am-2pm at the Teton County, ID Fairgrounds. This fun, free, family-friendly event started in 2018 as a collaboration between local nonprofits Mountain Roots Education, Teton Valley Community Recycling, and the Teton Regional Land Trust to bring the community together to…

Food Waste Prevention Week

By: Jennifer Werlin, University of Idaho Teton County Extension and Teton Food and Farm Coalition, 208-776-8235, jwerlin@uidaho.edu The average household loses upwards of $1,600 annually by throwing away uneaten food, yet 1 in 5 people lack consistent access to nutritious food. Nearly 40% of food in the United Staes goes uneaten, leading to wasted resources…

Teton County WY Recycling Programs

Did this headline confuse you? Or maybe it was this line: “Despite the convenience of Teton County’s seven recycling locations, ISWR emphasized that capacity can only accommodate those living in the valley.”  Have no fear, Teton Valley, Idaho residents! Residents from Teton County, Idaho are free to use the recycling locations in Teton County, Wyoming.…

Trash Bash 2023

The entire Board and Staff of TVCR are so excited to host Trash Bash this year. The event has existed in one form or another for almost two decades and it never ceases to amaze! On Saturday November 4th, the Teton Valley Trashionistas will once again reveal their upcycled glamorous creations. TVCR is throwing the annual…

Mixed Paper Recycling is back at the Transfer Station

For the past three years, Teton County Recycling Center staff have been trying to maximize returns to the County coffers by separating out white office paper from newspaper rather than co-mingling these materials.  Buyers pay considerably higher prices for clean newsprint and for clean office paper, which RAD customers and self-hauling recyclers have been making…