The following publications and materials are available from the 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.

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.
Third edition printed in fall 2018. Request a copy.

Poster: Human Impact on Land Landfill Diagram
Actual poster size is 18" x 26".
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.
Poster: How to Pack a Zero-Waste Lunch
Actual poster size is 24" x 36".
View the PDF or request a copy.


Annual Report & Residential Recycling Report (2018)
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.

Cuyahoga Recycles 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.

View the PDF or request a copy.

District Product 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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Recycling Spinner
Our interactive spinner provides answers and options for your most important recycling questions. 9" diameter spinner.

Request a copy.

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