End Recycling Contamination in Logan County

bales of recycling

The popularity and success of recycling programs in Logan County have proven to be a win-win for residents and the community. With 16 Recycling and Pay-As-You-Throw Drop-Off Centers across the county, recycling has become a way of life for many people. As the Solid Waste District expands its programs and attracts more first-time users, it…

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12 Pro Recycling Tips for Summer Parties

Recycling Tips for Summer Parties

Now that summer is officially here in Logan County, recycling is often an afterthought when it comes to planning summertime barbecues, outdoor parties and family gatherings. It doesn’t have to be. Here’s what you can do to reduce your reliance on plastic and recycle right at your next party or event. 12 Pro Recycling Tips…

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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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Public Education

We want to know what YOU want to know! Here at the solid waste district we are dedicated to educating you on all of our programs as well as on environmental health in general. We recognize that our education efforts have not been readily available recently, and we are working on revamping our methods. This…

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Drop Site Survey

If you utilize our recycling drop sites around the county, please take a few moments to complete this survey! We really appreciate any feedback you can give us. Just click the link below to get started.

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CHARM Opens for the Season

CHARM the Center for Hard to Recycle Materials opens for the annual service to Logan County residents.  CHARM provides a convenient outlet for citizens to properly dispose of, and recycle, Household Hazardous Wastes.  Citizens may bring from their homes left over household cleaning products, gardening and lawn pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers, used automotive fluids such…

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  The Logan County Solid Waste Management District added its 16th Recycling Center to serve the residents and visitors to  the north side of Indian Lake.  The site opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Earth Day, April 22, 2014.   This Recycling Center is a full time, full service center and is the result of…

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Recycling Center Added in Jefferson Township

Zanesfield in Jefferson Township became the site of the 15th full time Recycling Center constructed by the Logan County Solid Waste District.  The Jefferson Township Trustees approached the Solid Waste District in the spring of 2013 indicating they believed a Recycling Center would be a good addition to and compatible with the recreation area that…

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Zero Waste Focus of National Conference

On June 3rd Alan Hale, Coordinator for the Logan County Solid Waste Management District was one of the featured speakers at the National Zero Waste Action Conference in Rockford, Illinois.  Zero Waste leaders from around the US and Canada gathered for a high powered exchange of ideas, program methods, and innovative ways to lead populations…

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