2019 Recycling Services Survey

This survey is intended to gather information from WFWRD customers regarding recycling services.

We are always striving for improvements and we want to continue to provide services that support sustainable and viable communities. Additional information on all of our services can be found on our website at www.wasatchfrontwaste.org.

If you have specific questions regarding recycling, please contact our Sustainability Coordinator, Jeffrey Summerhays, at 385-468-6337 or JSummerhays@wasatchfrontwaste.org.

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* 1. In which area do you live?

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* 2. What is your age range?

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* 3. How many people live in your household?

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* 4. How often do you set out your curbside recycle can? Please choose one of the following:

There are two recycling vendors in Salt Lake County, and our team works with both to ensure that recycling materials are actually recycled or reused. It’s very important to us that the fees paid by our residents are spent responsibly. Therefore, your feedback is important.

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* 5. Recycling processing fees have increased over the past year. So far in 2019, these fees have reached as high as $68.00 per ton as compared to the current landfill fees of $32.85 per ton.

The projected cost increase per home/per month could be up to $1.50 to recycle or $0.75 to dispose at the landfill. ($.75 per month to recycle versus landfilling.)

Do you still support recycling services, or would you prefer the materials go to the landfill?

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* 6. If you still support recycling services, would you be willing to support a fee increase, in the next 2-3 years, to continue the recycling program (up to $1.50 per month for recycling)?

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* 7. We sent a recycling educational flyer, about plastic bags, in the January 2019 billing statement. Did you receive it? (This flyer is also available on our website.)

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* 8. Comments:

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