DMC Sustainability Series Trash Talk: Finding the Proper Place for Your Waste in Olmsted County

12:00:00 - 13:00:00
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Whether it’s household garbage, an old washing machine, or a can of paint, Olmsted County’s Integrated Solid Waste Management System provides a proper place for waste. Participants will learn about the unique services provided by the Recycling Center Plus, Hazardous Waste Facility, Yard Waste Compost Site, Waste-to-Energy Facility, and Kalmar Landfill. Class participants will also learn about the items that should and should not be placed in curbside garbage bins & recycling carts.

Anthony Wittmer
Communications Specialist, Olmsted County Environmental Resources
Anthony Wittmer is the Communications Specialist for the Olmsted County Environmental Resources Department. He has held this role since 2014. In his time with the department, he has had the opportunity to “talk trash” with thousands of community members in a variety of settings—elementary school classrooms to retirement communities.

The DMC Sustainability Series is free to view.

About the DMC Sustainability Series
The DMC Sustainability Series is a monthly seminar sponsored by Destination Medical Center and the City of Rochester. The purpose is to introduce sustainability concepts and best practices for everyone to consider. The series is held virtually on the third Wednesday of every month at noon.