SWACO Update - Summer 2017

Summer 2017

SWACO E-Newsletter 2017

Executive Director Mid-Year Update: Ty Marsh

Learn about SWACO’s progress and plans for recycling more, expanding the landfill’s life, reduction of landfill rates, and opportunities to weigh in on future decisions.  

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Banner Search Tool

New Recycling and Reuse Search Tool

Are you wondering what to do with those old tires, electronics or refrigerators? Now SWACO offers a searchable database to help you safely dispose of unwanted items. 

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ECTF Report Cover

Crimes Task Force Has Impact 

Illegal dumping and littering can threaten public and environmental health and safety, impact neighborhoods, property values and taxpayers. There is a solution. 

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Business Recycling

New Business Recycling Focus

Sixty-percent of all waste at the landfill comes from the commercial sector. With a goal to increase recycling, SWACO is developing new business programs

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Recycling Drop Off truck

Drop-Off Recycling Program Evolves

As curbside recycling expands, the needs and behaviors of central Ohio residents and businesses change. To keep pace, the drop-off program is evolving. 

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Trash Bulb

Waste Reduction Grants - 

Apply Now!

SWACO is working hard to make central Ohio a leader in waste reduction efforts by increasing grant funding by 40%. The application deadline is Friday, September 22.  

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Collection Events are a Hit...

Why Wait? 

You don’t need to wait for an event to drop off Household Hazardous Waste and unwanted pharmaceuticals. Now permanent drop off locations are available. 

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Pharma Collection

Safety Award

Awards for Safety, Programming and Partnerships

Three awards celebrate SWACO's safety record, effective recycling program development, and long-term effective professional relationships. 

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