Tag: Boulder

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Boulder Recycled and Composted 50 Percent of Waste in 2019

August 14, 2020

Via: Waste360

The City of Boulder has released its waste diversion numbers for 2019. The community recycled and composted 50 percent of its waste last year, which means that the waste was not sent to a landfill. “It is extremely promising to […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Boulder, Colo., Increases Commercial Waste Diversion Rate

August 14, 2018

Via: Waste360

The city of Boulder, Colo., passed its Universal Zero Waste Ordinance that requires businesses to recycle and compost in 2016 and began enforcing the ordinance in 2017. Since then, the city has seen an uptick in commercial waste reduction. In […]


Boulder: City-owned utility would be cost effective, cleaner

November 11, 2016

Via: Utility Dive

The city of Boulder, Colo., has released a new analysis of its plan to form a municipal utility, concluding it would be cost effective over two decades and would result in a generation mix including 80% renewables by 2030. The […]