'Zero Waste'

Grocery Bags

August 8, 2014 on 3:17 pm | In Education, KLCB, Logan County, Recycle, recycling center, Solid Waste District, Trash Thoughts, Zero Waste | No Comments

Plastic-BagsThe average family accumulates 60 plastic bags in only four trips to the grocery store. It is estimated that worldwide plastic bag consumption falls between 500 billion and 1 trillion bags annually; that breaks down to almost 1 million every …

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NORTHSIDE INDIAN LAKE RECYCLING CENTER ADDED

April 23, 2014 on 10:36 am | In Logan County, Pay-As-You-Throw, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

008  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 …

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Recycling Center Added in Jefferson Township

November 15, 2013 on 12:25 pm | In Logan County, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

Jefferson Township Recycling Center

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 …

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Coordinator Alan Hale Retires

November 1, 2013 on 9:58 am | In Logan County, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

Alan Hale, Former Coordinator

Alan speaking on Zero Waste at recent Conference

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 …

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Zero Waste Focus of National Conference

June 6, 2012 on 2:40 pm | In Education, Logan County, Recycle, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

Alan Hale promotes Zero Waste at 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 …

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“ZERO” Joins the Recycling Team

March 30, 2012 on 8:25 am | In CHaRM, clean sweep, Compost, Education, Great Miami River, Keep America Beautiful, Litter Cleanup, Logan County, Pay-As-You-Throw, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

Zero, the hero of recycling.

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

Andrew seems to be able to have Zero do

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Recycling Center Opens in West Mansfield, Ohio

September 2, 2010 on 10:04 am | In Logan County, Pay-As-You-Throw, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

Mayor Ed Evans Opens Recycling Center in West Mansfield, Ohio

The Logan County Solid Waste Management District continues to expand its recycling network of full time recycling centers with the addition of a full time facility in West Mansfield.  The …

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Monitors Provide Valuable Assistance in Recycling Effort

February 19, 2010 on 2:55 pm | In Logan County, Monitors, Pay-As-You-Throw, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

Each of the ten neighborhood recycling centers in Logan County has a volunteer Monitor who visits the site regularly and is the eyes and ears of the Solid Waste District.  A Monitor visits “their” recycling center at least three times …

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Recycling Center Opens in Belle Center

December 16, 2009 on 10:59 pm | In Logan County, Pay-As-You-Throw, Recycle, recycling center, Recycling in Ohio, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | No Comments

Mayor Johnston opens recycling center

Mayor Johnston opens recycling center

Mayor Johnston opens new recycling center  After a long wet spring the long awaited Belle Center Recycling Center was opened on June 11, 2009.  The Village of Belle Center is host to the 4th full-time

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USDA grants Logan County Solid Waste Management District $50,000 for recycling centers.

May 25, 2008 on 10:26 am | In Grants, Logan County, Pay-As-You-Throw, Recycle, recycling center, Solid Waste District, Zero Waste | 3 Comments

The Unites States Department of Agriculture is providing $50,000 in funding to the Logan County Solid WasteFull time Recycling Center feature Management District for rural development. The matching grant will be used by the District to convert its four part-time drop-off recycling sites to …

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