2017 Recycling Rebates

Programs offered to make it easier for you to do your part to help the environment

3 Clothing Recycling Mistakes You Might Be Making

85% of our wardrobe will eventually end up in the landfill.

Automated Residential Curbside Collection

The City has a mixed, single-stream recycling curbside program - No Sorting!

Less Waste, Zero Waste – Information & Reports

Information, resources and reports relevant to Oberlin's Zero Waste Plan

Commercial Services

Refuse, recycling and cardboard dumpster application forms

Lorain County Recycling Services & Reports

Lorain County Solid Waste Management District: Collection Center, information, news and updates

Recycling “Do Not Include” Items

Sustainable drop-off options for recycling items not part of the City's curbside program

Earth Day

April 22, 2016

Earth911: How to Break the Paper Towel Habit

4 tips to stop using paper towels

Paper Retriever Bins

What goes into the Paper Retriever bins, what doesn't and locations around town.

Plastic Marine Debris

Trash like cigarette butts and plastic bottles continues to be a problem not just in Lake Erie and the other Great Lakes but in bodies of water everywhere. First line of action: Don't Litter!

Pride Day 2017

Saturday, May 20th - Events & Activities

Reuse, Repurpose & Upcycle

Tips for upcycling and repurposing everyday items into new creations

Recycling Locator, Programs & Tips

Local, drop-off recycling programs; information on hazardous waste and its disposal

Residential Services

Additional refuse & recycling services offered