SWACO offers a number of environmental education programs and resources to Franklin County teachers, students and residents.
Tour the Landfill:
Are you looking for a different type of field trip that students are sure to remember and learn valuable environmental and ecological lessons from? Come and tour the landfill. Learn more here
Download Classroom Resources:
Activities, lessons, and fact sheets focus on solid waste reduction and resource conservation. Learn more here.
Teacher Workshops and Resources:
Each year SWACO partners with Central Ohio organizations in providing teacher workshops. There is also a wide array of environmental resources available at the Grange Insurance Audubon Center. Learn more here.
to play games and download a cartoon.
SWACO Grants Program:
For more information on how to apply for a SWACO Grant click here
To improve the community's solid waste stream through effective reduction, recycling and disposal.
SWACO Guiding Principles:
- COLLABORATE with our public and private partners
- OPERATE with transparency, efficiency, and innovation
- LEVERAGE the waste stream for economic benefit
- CONTRIBUTE to a safe and healthy community