Recycling, Home Toxics & Solid Waste

Topics of Interest

  • Washtenaw County Master Composter Class! - Become a Certified Master Composter! Join the network of local composters.
    Tuesdays, starting 9/30/14, 6:30-8:30PM, 7 weeks, $49
    Register online HERE!
  • Clean Sweep Program: Provides FREE pesticide disposal for businesses and residents.  Follow the link to learn about the program, what is accepted, and how to make an appointment.

  • Issues of the Environment Radio Show: Airs every Wednesday morning from 8:20-8:30am on WEMU's 89.1 FM. Tune in each week to hear about environmental issues, programs and news impacting our community!
  • Visit this website to learn more about plastic recycling options in Washtenaw County, and to get answers to any other plastic recycling questions you may have!

  • Waste Knot Program: A collection of businesses, schools, government agencies and non-profit organizations committed to reducing waste and protecting our environment!  Sponsor this years ceremony and help support local environmental efforts!!
    READ: Staying in the Loop INTERACTIVE Newsletter - Spring 2014 Edition

  • Michigan Green Schools Project: Is your school a "green" school? For more information on this great project or to get an application, contact Jeff Krcmarik from the Washtenaw County Environmental Health Division.

  • Western Washtenaw Recycling Authority: The WWRA is a non profit program that is subsidized by a group of six local communities that work cooperatively to implement residential recycling programs in the Townships of Dexter, Lyndon, Bridgewater, Manchester and Lima, and the  the City of Chelsea. The townships are served by convenient drop-off centers while the City of Chelsea have weekly Curbside Recycling pick up

  • 3R Business Directory: A compilation of local organizations that make use of sustainable practices and are doing their part to help the environment.
  • By the Numbers: Review our 2013 Solid Waste Program Report and our2012 EMU Clean-Up Day Report to see the impact our program has had in the community!

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Environmental Health Division
705 N. Zeeb Rd.
P.O. Box 8645
Ann Arbor, MI  48107-8645
Map & Directions

Home Toxics Information Line:
(734) 222-3950 or 
(734) 222-6874

Jeff Krcmarik
Environmental Supervisor
(734) 222-6865

Dan Moody
Solid Waste Coordinator
(734) 222-3827

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