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12 Ways to Be an Eco-Friendly Shopper

Eco-Friendly Shopper

We all want to do our part in helping save the planet from plastic pollution, landfill overflow and trash-borne diseases. Here’s how you can do your part by becoming a little more eco-conscious the next time you go shopping and become a truly eco-friendly shopper: 12 Ways to Be an Eco-Friendly Shopper Ask yourself the…

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Draw-String, Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) Green Trash Bags Available

PAYT green trash bags

New and improved Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) green trash bags are becoming available across Logan county. The new trash bags are equipped with the easy-to-use draw-string technology we’ve all come to know and love. The trash bags are available at all 11 Recycling and PAYT Center vending machines and are becoming available as the old twist-tie bags…

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Breaking the Plastic Bag Habit

plastic bag pollution

Single-use plastic bags – like the ones you use to carry your groceries home from the grocery store – are ruining the environment. They are so pervasive – the EPA says we use over 380 billion plastic bags and wraps each year in the United States – and lightweight that they easily escape into the…

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Campaign to Recycle More and Save Launches in Logan County

Recycle more and save in Logan County Ohio

The Logan County Solid Waste District this week announced the launch of an education campaign to encourage Logan County residents to recycle more and save money with the Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) trash program. Most Logan County residents can cut their trash by more than half when they recycle. “It’s a simple concept for our Pay-As-You-Throw customers,”…

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7 Ways to Save the Planet Every Day

7 Ways to Save the Planet Every Day

Did you know the United States is the number one trash-producing country in the world? Most of our trash ends up in landfills where some will last for hundreds of years before it degrades, if ever. Scientists speculate on how damaging this over-production of trash will be and are concerned with public health impacts and…

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CHARM Opening Makes Spring Cleaning Easier

Center for Hard to Recycle Materials Open for Season

Has spring cleaning left you with a bunch of stuff you’re not sure how to get rid of? For example, what should you do with outdated electronics and small appliances? Or, where should you dispose of leftover cleaning products? What about old scrap tires or used oil paint? It may come as a surprise that…

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