To enhance the educational outreach of the of the Solid Waste District we have engaged the help of Zero.  Zero is, of course, a fictional cartoon character that we believe will assist greatly in getting our message about zero waste to our public.  Zero is the characters nickname, short for Zero Waste.  He will be…

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A “Hard to Recycle Materials” collection service has begun in Logan County. The Solid Waste District takes these materials from Logan County residents for $5.00 per car going through the Collection Center. The materials are then either recycled or correctly destroyed. Materials Collected Are… This is the time to properly dispose of, or recycle, old…

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The Great Logan County Road Cleanup is underway. Family, business, civic, and youth groups are all taking part of cleaning trash from the roadways in Logan County, Ohio as part of the Great American Cleanup sponsored by Keep America Beautiful, Keep Ohio Beautiful, Keep Logan County Beautiful, and the Logan County Solid Waste Management District.…

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Over 200 of Bellefontaine Western Intermediate 5th graders participated in an environmental musical “Update: Earth” on March 19. Teacher Janet Fulton and many of the Western Intermediate staff helped with the production. The songs focused on the theme “Reduce! Reuse! Recycle!” with energy conservation, global warming, and recycling integrated into the theme. The performance was…

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Originally uploaded by Logan County Recycles Get ready for the river clean-up of the Great Miami River this spring. Get wet. Get dirty. Get going! Saturday, July 19, 2008 is the date set for this year’s cleaning of the banks and stream. Dozens will gather to canoe a portion of the river collecting trash, tires,…

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The Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Recycling & Litter Prevention made funding available for 2008 highway litter cleanup campaigns.  Grant applications were competitive with maximum funding for any group set at $2,500.   Logan County Solid Waste Management District laid plans last year for an expanded road cleanup effort this spring.  Called “THE GREAT…

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