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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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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. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MN9VBR6

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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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NORTHSIDE INDIAN LAKE RECYCLING CENTER ADDED

  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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Coordinator Alan Hale Retires

After eight and a half years at the helm of the Solid Waste District Alan Hale stepped down in August, 2013. In those eight years the District has undergone a dramatic transformation of engagement in recycling by Logan County citizens and businesses.   From operating five part time recycling drop off sites that were open only…

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Logan County Receives National Emergency Grant of $998,000 to Clear Storm Debris

In the aftermath of the straight-line winds that roared across Ohio last June 29 through July 2 Logan County along with 37  Ohio counties were designated Disaster area by FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency.  After the FEMA initial assessment and assistance the U.S. Department of Labor offers further help through the National Emergency Grant…

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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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Zero's Heroes – Ohio Hi Point Career Center Students & Faculty

Ohio Hi Point Career Center are tops at recycling.  Last November during a four week span the Association of Ohio Recyclers (AOR) in coordination with Keep America Beautiful (KAB) conducted the Ohio School Recycling Challenge and the National Recycle Bowl.  In Ohio 92 schools entered the competition.  Nationally about 1100 schools entered the Bowl, including…

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"ZERO" Joins the Recycling Team

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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