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Earth Day - April 22, 2017

Every year, since 1970, there have been sustainable and earth focused activities during the month of April, and especially on April 22 - Earth Day. Read More »

Earth Week in Columbus - April 8 through April 15

Since 2007, thanks to Green Columbus, this area has benefited from more than 100,000 hours of resident “green” service. Read More »

Earth Day Ideas

Get involved this Earth Day. Read More »

It's Spring

Simple tips to be green this Spring Read More »

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 »