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Posted on: June 1, 2022

City of Green 2022 Special Recycling Events

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GREEN, OH— The City of Green is hosting three special recycling events this summer at 5383 Massillon Rd (City Highway Building entrance). Residents of Green will be able to participate in the following events:

Household Hazardous Waste Recycling

June 18 | 9 am – 12 pm | 5383 Massillon Rd

Open to Green residents only, proof of residency required. Household hazardous waste includes household products such as batteries (automotive, rechargeable (NiCad, Li-Ion, Ni-MH), single use (alkaline and lithium primary), cleaners, oil-based paints, oils, and pesticides. Any products with labels of caution, corrosive, danger, flammable, or poison are also accepted. NO latex paints! For a full list of accepted materials, visit cityofgreen.org/recycle.

Electronics Recycling 

July 16 | 9 am – 12 pm | 5383 Massillon Rd

Open to Green residents only, proof of residency required. Accepted electronics include TVs (CRT < 32” and flat screen), laptops, tablets, and cellphones. In 2021, over 10,000 pounds of electronics were collected! Each household brought an average of 83 pounds of electronics to recycle. For a full list of accepted materials, visit cityofgreen.org/recycle.

Summit ReWorks Paper Shredding

August 6 | 9 am – 12 pm | 5383 Massillon Rd

To allow residents and businesses to recycle paper documents while keeping their private information secure, ReWorks holds document shredding and recycling events at locations throughout Summit County, one Saturday each month from May through October. The event is open to Summit County residents and businesses only, who will be limited to 10 file boxes, cardboard boxes, or paper bags per vehicle. Please remove paper clips, report covers, rubber bands and binders. However, staples are acceptable. Proof of residency required.

Prescription Medications

The City of Green offers FREE Deterra drug deactivation bag to safely dispose of expired or unused prescription drugs. Drug disposal bags are available at the Central Administration Building, 1755 Town Park Blvd, during regular business hours weekdays between 8 am and 4 pm. 

 

The City of Green, Ohio, founded in 1992, is a prosperous, progressive, and promising city with more than 27, 475 residents. Approximately 33.5 square-miles, Green is located in southern Summit County. Visit www.cityofgreen.org.

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