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Plastic Recycling in Randolph County

We are fortunate in Randolph County to have 34 recycling drop off sites in various convenient locations in Winchester, Union City, Parker City, Farmland, Modoc, Saratoga, and Lynn. The bins…

“Plastic” The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

What you probably don’t know about plastic Back in the 1950’s, when plastics first burst on to the scene in common household applications, world citizens were told that their lives…

Batteries Make The World Go Round

Taking the burn out of battery disposal- Batteries will soon be powering our lives! Actually, they already do to some extent. But with the advent of electric cars on the…

E-Waste, Blue Skies and You

Over the last two years, Randolph county residents legally discarded over 48 tons of electronics through collection at Pollution Solution, the only county run Household Hazardous waste drop off center…

4 Tips for Reducing Your Junk Mail

Did you know…each year, more than 100 million trees’ worth of bulk mail arrive in American mailboxes—that’s the equivalent of deforesting the entire Rocky Mountain National Park every four months.…

10 Clever At-Home Uses for Packing Peanuts

Despite their harmful impact on the environment, many companies still use Styrofoam packing peanuts for shipping. While some have turned to using biodegradable packing peanuts to make their shipping materials…

How to dispose of light bulbs

Before you throw away your old light bulbs in the trash, you should know that these items are recyclable. Disposing of old light bulbs by throwing them away isn’t ideal…
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