Collection and recycling events for unwanted medications and used political signage are becoming increasingly popular.
SWACO has partnered with law enforcement, the City of Columbus, Franklin County and businesses such as Kroger and Cardinal Health to make a real impact.
Political Sign Recycling (November 11): collection of thousands of yard signs
Pharmaceutical Take Back Day (October 28): 17 mobile collection locations collected 4.4 million pills – nearly 3,000 pounds.
Spring mobile collection dates for household hazardous waste and pharmaceuticals will be scheduled and announced soon.
Why wait for a mobile event, for immediate disposal information, click on the category below.
Household Hazardous Waste
Plastic Bag Recycling
Recycling Drop-Off Locations
Recycling and Reuse Search Tool