City of Green Selling Composting Bins and Kitchen Collection Pails
Green, OH – The City of Green through the support of the City’s Living Green Task Force is selling backyard composters and kitchen collection pails, while supplies last.
The composting bins and the kitchen collection pails are on sale at the Central Administration Building, 1755 Town Park Blvd., Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. The 80-gallon composting bins are $30 each and the kitchen collection pails are $5 each. Proof of residency required.
In 2016, the City sold 150 composting bins to residents and hosted a composting workshop. The video of the 2016 workshop is available on the City’s 2016 video archives page at www.cityofgreen.org/videos or through links on our compost page www.cityofgreen.org/compost.
It is estimated that a typical household throws away approximately 474 pounds of food every year making food scraps the second largest contributor to our waste stream. (Source: Ohio EPA) The recycling numbers in the City of Green are steadily improving and we want to continue that healthy trend by learning to recycle food and other organics.
For more information, visit www.cityofgreen.org/compost or call 330-896-6614.
The City of Green, Ohio, founded in 1992, is a prosperous, progressive and promising city with more than 25,000 residents. Approximately 33.5 square-miles, Green is located in southern Summit County. Visit www.cityofgreen.org.
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