Recycling is an important way for individuals and businesses to reduce the waste they generate and reduce the negative impact of that waste. Because recycling is big business in Ohio, every time you recycle, it also supports the many companies and employees doing this important work.
Recycling conserves our natural resources, saves landfill space, conserves energy, reduces water pollution, air pollution and the green house gas emissions that cause global warming.
Together, Reducing, Reusing, Recycling and buying Recycled products make up a comprehensive waste and resource reduction strategy that benefits our natural world and our economy.
Richland County Solid Waste Management offers several locations to help us all do our part in reducing waste in our communities.
The following links will provide you with more information, and guidelines on how to properly dispose of many commonly used items:
Electronics & Appliances
Plastic Grocery Bags
Used Oil & Fluids
How To Reduce Junk Mail
Click here to view/download the Residential Recycling Guide