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 From our January Newsletter:
8 Tips for Reducing Food Waste in 2018

Save the Date!  

January 27:
Fix-It Clinic at the Patagonia Outlet in Salt Lake City
More details coming soon!

February 6:
Lunch & Learn 
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Salt Lake County Government Center
More details coming soon!

March 1 & 2:
Intermountain Sustainability Summit
at Weber State in Ogden, Utah


Thanks to all who joined us at our recent Fix-It Clinic! Check out the press coverage!
Dessert News
ABC 4 Utah

Learn more about our 2017 Zero Waste Award winners:

Utah Pride Festival

Clever Octopus

Blended Table

Harmon's Emigration Market 



Welcome to the Utah Recycling Alliance

We empower people, organizations and communities statewide to create a Zero Waste culture by building successful models and encouraging practices that promote reuse, recycling
and resource conservation. 

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Bring your broken appliances, electronics, bicycles, furniture or clothing that needs mending! You’ll be paired with a coach who can help you diagnose, fix or just get to know your belongings a little better. All broken items must be carried into the clinic by the participant (no bicycles, large appliances, furniture, etc.).
Fix It Clinics are designed to empower participants to become better stewards of their material belongings. Participants bring in a broken item that they would like to learn how to repair and get to work side-by-side with an experienced Repair Coach. Tools will be provided for use; however, participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring their own tools so they can learn how to properly use them. Participants are also encouraged to dress appropriately for working on their selected broken item (safety glasses, gloves, closed toe shoes, work pants & shirts).
Drop in at any time. Participants will be helped in order of when they arrive and based on when the best suited coach is available. Participants of all ages are invited! However, all youth under age 12 must be accompanied by legal guardian/parent.
If you’re interested in volunteering as a coach for future clinics, please contact us at


Our End of Year Giving campaign
was a big success! A huge thanks to 
Smart Demolition
for their challenge match of $2,000!
With their match, and your support,
we raised $4,592! ❤️

Thanks to our End of Year Giving supporters: 
Mercedes Anto, Sarah Bateman, Morgan Bowerman, Mary Closser,
Brooke Finlinson,John Finlinson, Camille Fung, Andrew Garrison,
Jack Greene,
Thomas Harvey, Kristen Horsley, Dawn Houghton,
John Hultquist, 
Shelley Ikola, Darby Keen, Brenda Koga, Linda Korb,
Greg Libecci, Daniel Matsch, Norma McIntyre, Sarah McKenna,
Anne Menard, Dan Moore, Ken Morgan, Deborah Olsen, Ralph Packard,
Ashley Patterson, Steve Peck, Glen Perry, Jim Piacitelli,
Bianca Shepard, Nia Sherar, Ellen Silver, Ken Simim, Rachel Sweet,
Marianne Taylor, Chance Thompson, Sylvia Torti, Peter Verdenberg,
Helen Whitbeck, Margaret Willis, Jo Yaffe and Lindsey Young

Support Us! 

A tremendous THANK YOU to our

major sponsors:

S.J. and Jessie E. Quinney Foundation


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