1970 Volunteer-operated recycling center opens in donated space in Moscow, ID.
1972 Center begins collections on U of I campus.
1973 Recycling operations move to leased site at 215 N. Jackson in Moscow, ID.
1974 Moscow Recycling (MR) Board is incorporated & receives first City of Moscow subsidy.
1975 MR Board hires first paid recycling operations manager.
1984 MR Board turns operations over to Latah Sanitation, Inc. (LSI) - LSI upgrades recycling facility & hires paid staff.
1988 The City of Moscow and LSI fund the first annual county Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Day.
1988 MR Board sponsors first annual backyard composting workshops.
1990 U of I funds full-fledged campus-based recycling program with materials being processed at MR.
1990 Pilot curbside leaf collection program funded by City of Moscow.
1990 Mobile Recycling Drop-off Trailers placed in rural Latah County locations.
1991 City of Moscow purchases property for new Moscow Recycling Center.
1992 First annual Christmas Tree Collection program begins & year-round drop-points for yard waste are established.
1993 Contract negotiations begin between City of Moscow and LSI for recycling center and transfer station operations.
1993 LSI and the City of Moscow jointly fund the Waste Reduction Education Program.
1993 Latah County helps fund annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day.
1993 First annual Paint Exchange takes place, coordinated by Moscow Recycling.
1994 City of Moscow completes new center for MR and operations move to new location at 401 N. Jackson.
1994 MSW landfill closes and new Solid Waste Processing Facility opens.
1995 MR receives award from National Recycling Coalition
1995 Volume-based residential garbage billing is implemented in Moscow .
1995 LSI opens Bulky Waste Drop-off Points in rural Latah County under contract with Latah County.
1996 MR earns a Green Star from the North Central Idaho Green Star Program.
1999 MR implements City of Moscow Curb It! Curbside Recycling Program
2002 Latah County helps fund a permanent HHW Facility located at the Solid Waste Processing Facility.
2003 MR revamps the Curb It! program to a once a week collection system increasing the collection rate by over 30%
2003 MR purchases new Harris baler
2006 Computer Equipment Recycling event held for Latah County residents—over 17,000 lbs. collected.
2008 LSI upgrades compost facility to accept biosolids from City of Moscow.
2009 MR assists in the production of the regions first Sustainability Directory, promoting waste reduction, buy local, etc.
2009 Free E-Waste Recycling event held for Latah County residents—over 53,000 lbs. of electronic waste collected.
2009 Single-Stream Recycling (commingled) pilot program with U of I implemented at MR.
2010 Free E-Waste Recycling implemented for all Latah County residents
2010 Latah County helps implement Rural Recycling Roll-off Program increasing commodities accepted with 24/7 access in rural cities.
2011 Latah Sanitation/Moscow Recycling implements new website.
2013 Garbage Roll-carts in place for all of Latah County residents