We are on a mission to do more to protect our planet and our natural resources. Let's save the world together by going green! Below is a list of organizations, resources, and information to help you reduce your environmental footprint and go green! If you know of an additional resource or initiative, please let us know and we will add it to our growing list of recycling information and options.

Go Green This Holiday Season by Laura M. Stanton (2023)

It's Time to Rethink Packaging and Recycling by Laura M. Stanton (2022)

Sustainability Tip Sheets from OSU Extension

Extension Educational Resources

Rumpke Residential Recycling Services

Website: www.rumpke.com/for-your-home/recycling

Facebook: www.facebook.com/RumpkeCo

NEW: Rumpke Is Now Accepting #5 Tubs- Click Here To Read More Here 

What to Do With Lids Graphic

Rumpke What To Do With Lids (PDF)

ReNew Starter Kit Into Flyer_Page 1 ReNew Starter Kit Into Flyer_Page 2

Website: www.hefty.com/products/hefty-renew/renew-communities/ohio/cincinnati-program

ReThink ReCycling with ReNew Printout (PDF)

What Goes In the Bag (PDF)

Request a FREE Hefty ReNew Starter Kit (website)

Warren County Solid Waste Management District

Website: www.co.warren.oh.us/solidwaste

List of Recycling Outlets:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/warrencountysolidwasteandrecycling

Republic Residential Recycling Services

Website: www.republicservices.com/residents/recycling

Additional Recycling Resources and Initiatives

Cincinnati Recycling and Reuse Hub

Website: https://www.cincinnatirecyclingandreusehub.org

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CintiRRH

What We Take Guide (PDF)


Website: www.nordstrom.com/browse/nordstrom-cares/get-involved/nordstrom-beauty-cycle

Ronald McDonald House Aluminum Pull Tab Program

Greater Cincinnati Website: www.rmhcincinnati.org/get-involved/donate-items/pull-tabs

Dayton Website: rmhcdayton.org/service-opportunities/pull-tabs

Sustainability Videos from OSU Extension

Visit go.osu.edu/sustainability-videos to view any of the videos below:

  • Being Sustainable During the Holidays
  • Sustainable Holiday Leftovers
  • Sustainability in the Kitchen: Waste-free Food Storage
  • Hiking and Sustainability
  • How to Pack Waste-Free Lunches
  • Earth Friendly Summer Tips
  • Home Composting
  • Utilizing Food Scraps
  • Our Favorite Sustainable Products
  • How to Wash Dishes More Sustainably
  • SAVE: Our Why
  • Sustainability in the Kitchen: Single-Use Plastics

Sustainable House Tour from OSU Extension

Visit go.osu.edu/sustainabletour to go on a virtual tour of a home and learn sustainable tips and ideas for each area of your household.


Ohio State University Extension Fact Sheet: Composting at Home

EPA Website: Composting At Home

USDA Website: Food Loss and Waste

Don't Waste Uneaten Food- Compost It! (JPG)

Composting Infographic from EPA