Keep Toledo / Lucas County Beautiful, Inc.

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Candy Wrappers are not recyclable in your curbside recycling containers or at Lucas County drop off locations?

As you can imagine, this means that a lot of candy wrappers are going to make their way to the landfill this Halloween Season.

To make matters worse, many wrappers don't actually make it to the landfill at all. Instead they become litter, lining our neighborhood streets and washing into our rivers and lakes.

Keep Toledo/Lucas County Beautiful aims to change this. In partnership with the Board of Lucas County Commissioners, the City of Toledo, and Civil & Environmental Consultants,Inc. we will be collecting candy wrappers this Halloween Season. Once collected, we will be send them to Terracycle (www.terracycle.com) a company that specializes in recycling hard to recycle items.

If you would like to help us in recycling candy wrappers, diverting these from the landfill or from becoming litter request your Candy Wrapper Recycling Box today! 

Drops

Collect your clean candy wrappers at home and drop them off at one of these locations to be recycled.  Collection ends on November 15th!

Anthony Wayne Community YMCA - 808 Michigan Ave, Waterville, OH 43566

Arbors of Oregon - 904 Isaac Streets Dr Oregon, OH 43616

Bedford Township Hall - 8100 Jackman Rd, Temperance, MI 48182

Birmingham Library - 203 Paine Avenue, Toledo, OH 43605

Boyds Retro Candy - 954 Phillips Ave Toledo, OH 43612

Downtown Toledo YMCA - 300 N. Summit St. Ste 100 Toledo, OH 43604

East Toledo Family Center - 1020 Varland Ave. Toledo, OH 43605

Eastern YMCA - 2960 Pickle Rd Oregon, OH 43616

Ft. Meigs YMCA - 13415 Eckel Junction Rd. Perrysburg, OH 43551

Francis Family YMCA - 2000 W Dean Rd. Temperance, MI 48182

Lourdes University (The Den) – 4900 N. McCord Rd Suite A1C. Sylvania, OH 43560

National Museum of the Great Lakes - 1701 Front St Toledo, OH 43605

Oregon Branch Library - 3340 Dustin Rd Oregon, OH 43616

Ottawa Hills Police Department – 2125 Richards Rd. Ottawa Hills, OH 43606

Toledo Early Childhood Education Center / Partners in Education - 1500 N. Superior St. Toledo, OH 43604

Sylvania YMCA/JCC - 6465 Sylvania Ave Sylvania OH 43560

The Toledo Zoo - 2 Hippo Way, Toledo, OH 43609

Wayman D. Palmer Community YMCA - 2053 N 14th St Toledo, OH 43620

West Toledo YMCA - 2110 Tremainsville Rd. Toledo, OH 43613

Wolf Creek YMCA - 2100 S. Holland-Sylvania Rd. Maumee, OH 43537

Mission Statement

Keep Toledo/Lucas County Beautiful is dedicated to establishing greener communities through environmental education, litter prevention and voluntary partnerships.

Important Links
Trash / Recycling Box Request Form
Litter Cleanup Supplies Request
Recycler's List for Hard to Recycle Items 
Volunteer Notification Sign Up 


Partners
Owens-Illinois, Inc.

The Andersons, Inc.
Lucas County Solid Waste Management District
October is Correct Recycling Month!
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