December 13 at Noon:
Green Your Holidays - Reduce Waste and Recycle More!
The holiday season can be one of abundant joy, but also abundant waste. From gifts to meals, to decorations, the holidays can mean negative impacts on our local environment. Make a difference this holiday season by resolving to reduce your waste and recycle more. Join SWACO and Columbus GreenSpot for simple ways to plan a more eco-friendly holiday season and maintain those habits into the new year. We will cover topics such as food waste prevention, sustainable gift-giving, decorations, and recyclability of various product packaging. Sign up here.
December 14 at Noon:
Recycle Right at Work: Let’s Talk about Zero Waste and Hard-to-Recycle Items
Join this 30-minute webinar to learn about the resources available to businesses on a quest to be Zero Waste. We'll discuss hard-to-recycle materials and available resources that can help you achieve your zero-waste initiatives. The Ohio EPA will join to discuss business resource programs like the Ohio Materials Market Place and Market Development Grants. This roundtable format will encourage audience participation and collaboration. As always, SWACO provides free, technical assistance to help businesses achieve their zero-waste goals. Sign up here.
The seeks to assist local event organizers with reducing event-generated waste and diverting as much as possible from the landfill. In addition, these grants also assist event organizers in building the infrastructure needed to sustain these diversion efforts in order to continue to contribute to a safe and healthy community for all Franklin County residents.
WEBINAR: (June 16, 2021) 2022 Community Waste Reduction Grant (CWRG) Pre-Application webinar provides clarity on our 2022 CWRG process including the application package and required supporting documentation, timeline, and information on past recipients and projects. Watch the Webinar.