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Home Recycling FAQ

FAQ

Slesnick Recycling helps businesses take the waste out of business.  Our recycling specialists help businesses achieve Ohio’s business recycling laws/regulations and can create a competitive edge for businesses through recycling and waste reduction activities.  Slesnick Recycling believes the social and marketing advantages of going green through recycling and other waste reduction activities can result in real benefits that impact the bottom line of businesses. 


What materials should my business/organization be recycling?

The following materials are recyclable and must be segregated from your regular solid waste: aluminum; corrugated cardboard; newspaper; high density polyethylene (HDPE) ex: plastic milk containers; office paper; polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic soft drink containers; low density polyethylene (LDPE); Polstyrene; steel, and tin coated steel cans. 


What can I do if my business/organization does not currently recycle?

We encourage you to contact us. Please contact our recycling specialists.  You can either fill out a form requesting someone contact you directly or you can contact us directly (330) 454-5101.


What if my waste hauler does not provide recycling services?

Please visit our Request Service page. You can either fill out a form requesting someone contact you directly or you can contact us directly to request a free waste audit.


My landlord supplies the waste disposal under the terms of our lease agreement. Is he/she responsible for the recycling also?

 All organizations with 50 or more employees are required by Commercial Recycling Regulations to complete an Annual Recycling Report.


Does recycling help the environment?

While every bit helps and an interest in recycling makes for a healthier planet, you can go a step beyond by reducing your level of your consumption in the first place.  Also buy items that have less packaging, plastics with a "1" or "2" label (the most commonly accepted recyclable plastics) and "green" or local products because they embody less energy in their production, transportation and disposal. 


Where can I find green products and services both locally and regionally?

  • The Ohio Division of Recycling and Litter Prevention provides a Catalog of Ohio Recycled Content Products and Vendors.
  • Co-op America's Green Pages Online presents thousands of socially and environmentally responsible products and services and is searchable by Zip code.
  • Habitat for Humanity operates its Re-Store, a retail operation where you can find incredible deals on used home items - from old doors to windows, flooring and more. Located at 6920 Union Ave., Cleveland, Re-Store is open Saturdays 9am to 1pm. Call 216-429-1299.

Where can I "recycle" my old computer and electronics?

 


 

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