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Columbus Achieves 78% Residential Recycling Participation Rate

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Achieves 78% Residential Recycling Participation Rate

A new survey from Rumpke this summer revealed that the City of Columbus has been able to achieve a 78% participation rate with its residential curbside recycling program that first rolled out in 2012. “I am so proud of how residents have enthusiastically embraced recycling in Columbus,” said Mayor Michael Coleman. “The amount of trash […]

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Columbus Expands Curbside Recycling to Condos and Apartments in 2014

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Expands Curbside Recycling to Condos and Apartments in 2014

The City of Columbus announced today that the RecyColumbus program will be rolled out to eligible condo and apartment communities starting in February. Previously, the curbside recycling program was only made available to single family homes and buildings with four or fewer residential units, leaving larger apartment and condominium buildings excluded from participation. “Residents in […]

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Curb-Side Recycling…Are You Doing it Right?

 Big Green Head

Not only is recycling easy, but it makes me feel good. With my recycle bin conveniently placed right outside my kitchen door, I use my best underhanded toss to recycle my cans and bottles without ever stepping foot outside (unless I miss of course). Recycling paper is a different matter as I don’t want it […]

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