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Valentine's Day - Turn Red Into Green

Tips for keeping your Valentine's Day celebration easy on your wallet and the Earth. Read More »

SWACO Lowers Rate to Dispose of Waste

Following a three-month public process, the SWACO Board of Trustees approved a proposal to reduce the landfill tipping fee rate by $3 per ton -- down from $42.75 to $39.75 -- which will be effective beginning April 1, 2017. Read More »

New Logo Helps Further SWACO as a Community Resource

SWACO has an updated brand – a new logo and tagline to assist with strengthening SWACO’s visual recognition and build better awareness of programs and services. Read More »

Executive Director Update: Ty Marsh

As we begin the New Year, I’d like to briefly reflect on recent accomplishments, share our enthusiasm for the future, and encourage each of you to continue to participate in ongoing efforts towards championing reduction and recycling in our community. Read More »

New Grant Programs Divert Waste

SWACO is working hard to make central Ohio a leader by turning up the volume on issues involving diversion and waste reduction, and providing program grants to put it into action. Read More »

Take Waste Out of the Environment

Plastic bags and household hazardous waste have one thing in common – they can be easily recycled. Franklin County residents can participate in free community drop-off opportunities. Read More »

Communities Increase Recycling While Saving Money

The SWACO Community Solid Waste & Recycling Consortium Program is voluntary and increases negotiating power for communities when contracting for solid waste, recycling, and yard waste collection services. Twenty-one communities currently participate and as a result pay lower costs for better, more robust services. Read More »

Waste and Recycling Haulers Update

SWACO provides haulers and recyclers with up-to-the minute news regarding fees, safety methods, hours, equipment, and landfill construction. Read More »

SWACO Partnerships Impact Lives

Collaborative panel discussions, drug collection events, political sign recycling and landfill tours…all effective methods for raising awareness and reducing the amount of dangerous materials from entering the environment. Read More »

SWACO Grants Help Local Events Recycle Nearly 27 Tons in 2016

Opportunities for 2017 grant funding now available Read More »