Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District http://wvxu.org en Hamilton County recycling up a storm http://wvxu.org/post/hamilton-county-recycling-storm <p><strong>Mariemont, Madeira and Wyoming led the way </strong>as Hamilton County recycled nearly 41 tons of metal, glass, plastic and paper last year.</p><p>That's an average of 245 pounds per household.</p><p>Rounding out the top ten were Montgomery, Glendale, Terrace Park, Amberley Village, Indian Hill, Evendale and Blue Ash.</p><p><a href="http://www.hamiltoncountyrecycles.org/" target="_blank">The Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District </a>estimates the recycling:</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:22:11 +0000 Ann Thompson 25268 at http://wvxu.org Hamilton County recycling up a storm Hamilton County’s Yard Trimmings Drop-off Sites Open Saturday, March 29 http://wvxu.org/post/hamilton-county-s-yard-trimmings-drop-sites-open-saturday-march-29 <p></p><p class="p1"><span class="s1">The cold weather is on its way out and spring is on its way in. For many Hamilton County residents, that means yard work.</span></p><p class="p1"><span class="s1">The Hamilton County Recyling and Solid Waste District is ready and will open the free yard trimmings drop-off sites on Saturday, March 29.</span></p><p class="p1"><span class="s1">The free yard trimming drop-off sites are for residential use only. Residents who use these drop off sites must provide proof of residency, such as a driver’s license or utility bill.&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 17:28:44 +0000 Megan Thobe 24069 at http://wvxu.org Hamilton County’s Yard Trimmings Drop-off Sites Open Saturday, March 29 Christmas tree recycling this weekend http://wvxu.org/post/christmas-tree-recycling-weekend <p>If your once glorious Christmas tree is starting to look a little worse for wear, Hamilton County is ready to help you recycle. Three recycling sites open Saturday. They'll accept trees and other holiday greenery.</p><p>Details from <a href="http://hamiltoncountyrecycles.org/index.php?page=yardwaste-drop-off-sites" target="_blank">Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District</a>:</p><p>Saturday, January 4 and January 11, 2014 from noon–3:00 pm, sites will be open to receive holiday greenery.</p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 16:22:00 +0000 Tana Weingartner 21426 at http://wvxu.org Hamilton County Environmental Services http://wvxu.org/post/hamilton-county-environmental-services <p></p><p> Sun, 15 Dec 2013 12:50:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 20808 at http://wvxu.org Hamilton County Environmental Services Hamilton County recycling by the numbers http://wvxu.org/post/hamilton-county-recycling-numbers <p>Mariemont, Wyoming and Montgomery are Hamilton County's top three recycling neighborhoods.</p><p>The <a href="http://hamiltoncountyrecycles.org" target="_blank">Recycling and Solid Waste District</a> reports the average household recycled 250 pounds in 2012. That's 14 percent of all waste generated.</p><p>A recent study suggests 40 percent of what Hamilton County sends to the landfill could be diverted by recycling.</p><p>Rounding out the top ten recycling communities are Terrace Park, Madeira, Blue Ash, Indian Hill, Glendale, Loveland and Evendale.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 17:19:34 +0000 Tana Weingartner 11125 at http://wvxu.org