Area Manufacturers: Apply NOW for Pollution Prevention (P2) program
The Southwest Ohio Pollution Prevention program is now accepting applications from area manufacturers. Submit your projects for consideration and be selected to have an engineering intern assist your business for 12 weeks this summer. Past P2 industry partners have realized substantial energy savings, waste reduction savings, and improved efficiency at their facilities. Since its inception in 2008, the Pollution Prevention program has helped participating companies realize an average operational savings of $133,000/year. Applications are due February 20, 2015.
Got Paint? Manage Your Unwanted Latex Paint Year Round
Donate unwanted latex paint to Matthew 25 Ministries - 11060 Kenwood Rd. in Blue Ash. Residents can drop off quality latex paint to be reblended into new paint through this program. Call 793-6256 to verify donation hours/days. Oil based paints are not accepted.
Or, air dry your unwanted latex paint using kitty litter, sand, or saw dust. Pour the absorbant material by the cupful into half empty paint cans, stir well, and allow the paint to dry and solidify in a well ventilated area for a few days. Your waste hauler will accept up to 4 cans per trash pick up at the curb. Please remove lids from cans to indicate the material is a solid. Oil based paints can be recycled at Butler County's Household Hazardous Waste drop off program scheduled to resume in June, 2015.
Recycle your unwanted Televisions and Computers at the following locations:
Global Environmental Services (GES) 513-360-6182
11675 Chesterdale Road
Cincinnati, OH 45246
Accepts electronics such as: televsions, computers, printers, scanners, CB & stereo equipment, electric typewriters and much more. Offers pick up of unwanted electronics from businesses and a convenient NO CHARGE drop off location for residents.
E-Waste Systems 761-5333
12075 Northwest Blvd, Suite 300
Sprindgale, OH 45246
Accepts: computers, unwanted electronics and televisions. Call for a fee quote based on your tv unit size.
Additional e-waste outlets for computers and televisions can be found here.