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New Reporting Requirements of Recycling Activities

House Enrolled Act 1183 requires recyclers to complete a Recycling Activity Report and submit to IDEM the amount and type of recyclables they process.

Prescription Drug Take Back Event: Colts Bleed Blue Drive

The Indiana Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Task Force is holding a Prescription Drug Take Back Event.

  • Saturday, December 13, 2014
  • 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Lucas Oil Stadium

Visit the booth and enter to win a pair of Colts Tickets! Bring your unwanted medications to the Colt’s Bleed Blue Blood Drive and they will dispose of them safely, protecting the environment and your family’s health.

Fall 2014 “MARSH Clean Out Your Cabinet” Event

Dispose of your unwanted, unneeded medicine the right way! The annual event sponsored by MARSH is October 24-27 at all MARSH and MainStreet Pharmacies locations. Protect your family; protect yourself from accidental in-home poisonings. Eliminate a risk of theft from having unwanted, unneeded medications in your home. Remember the safety of our communities’ ground water supply is everyone’s responsibility; don’t flush your medicine. Open to individuals only. Sharps collected only in re-sealable, hard-plastic containers. Call (317) 594-2408 for details on dates, times, and what medicines will be accepted.

Indiana E-Cycle Summary Report

The second report on the implementation of the Indiana E-Waste Law and summary results from the first four years of the Indiana E-Cycle program are now available on the Indiana E-Cycle Results page.

Education Curriculum Model & Education Guide

In accordance with SECTION 40. IC 13-20-17.5-6, the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) and the Association of Indiana Solid Waste Districts (AISWMD) have developed a science based curriculum model and corresponding environmental education programs that correlate to Indiana standards. This program guide is for the utilization of Solid Waste educators across the state.

Indiana E-Waste Program Summary Report

The first report on the implementation of the Indiana E-Waste Law and summary results from the first three years of the Indiana e-waste program are now available on the Indiana Electronic Waste Program Results page.

Sustain Indy Tox Drop

A new schedule for the Sustain Indy ToxDrop program has been announced: Residents of Marion County can now drop off their household hazardous waste one of the first three Saturdays of each month at four Indianapolis locations. More information and details on what items are accepted is available on the ToxDrop website.

What Can Be Recycled: Plastic Film:

The Plastic Film Recycling Organization provides signage indicating which types of plastic film may be recycled and which can not. Additionally, it is instructed that only clean, dry plastic film may be recycled.