The following publications and materials are available from the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District.  You can view the PDF or request a hard copy. Contact the Solid Waste District at 216.443.3749 or submit the Publication Request Form.


Apartments & Condominiums: A Guide to Recycling and Composting for Multi-Family Housing
Apartment buildings are commercial properties. Generally, municipalities do not provide curbside recycling services to commercial properties including apartment buildings and other multi-family housing units. The responsibility of setting up a recycling program typically rests with property managers, property owners or the boards of condominium and homeowners’ associations. 6 pages. First edition, August 2020.

PDF only. View the PDF.

Annual Report & Residential Recycling Report (2020)
Learn how your community’s recycling rate compares to the other communities in Cuyahoga County. 8.5"x11" brochure.

View the PDF or request a copy.

BYOBags Vinyl Window Cling
Remember your reusable bags with this 2 x 2" vinyl window cling. Use on car windows, water bottles, mirrors and anywhere you need a quick reminder.

Request a copy.


Recycle Right Info Card
A quick reference card explaining the do's and don'ts of curbside recycling, including items that should be recycled elsewhere, disposed of properly or landfilled. 5.5"x8.5" postcard.

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District Program Cards
Five quick reference cards explaining the products and services that we offer, including:

* About the District
* 3 R's Education: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle (Programs for Youth and Schools)
* Recycling Assistance for Businesses and Institutions
* Household Hazardous Waste Disposal
* Composting Seminars and Bin Sales

Request a copy.​

Guide to Backyard Composting
Information on making your own soil-enriching compost by building and maintaining a backyard compost pile with leaves, grass and other organic materials. 5.5"x8.5" book.

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Pass It On: A Resource-Full Guide to Donating Usable Stuff
An award-winning guide that lists over 120 community service organizations that accept donations of usable materials to support their work. Use this guide to find a home for your unwanted sporting goods, computers, clothing, gardening tools, office equipment, household goods and more. 8.5"x5.5" book, wire-bound, 84 pages. Eighth edition, printed August 2019.

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Recycling Magnet
Display this quick reminder about what items belong in the recycling bin. 5" diameter magnet. 

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What Do I Do With? Spinner
Our interactive spinner provides answers and options for your most important recycling questions. 9" diameter spinner.

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PUBLICATIONS For Teachers & Students

Mission Recycle newspaper and Mission Recycle teacher guide
Students learn how to reduce, reuse and recycle correctly in Cuyahoga County. Teacher guide is a companion piece that includes activities and answers. For grades 3 - 4.
Fourth edition printed in fall 2019. Request a copy.

Poster: Landfill Diagram
Actual poster size is 18" x 26".
View the PDF or request a copy.

Poster: How to Pack a Zero-Waste Lunch
Actual poster size is 24" x 36".
View the PDF or request a copy.

Poster: Lunchroom Recycling Guide
Actual poster size is 24" x 36".
View the PDF or request a copy.

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