Recyclers Fire Up New Sort Line with Robots

Posted on October 22nd, 2020
    For Immediate Release – Oct. 21, 2020

    Emmet County Recycling began operating a cutting edge sorting line October 12. The line, which features three sorting robots, processes the dual-steam program’s “Containers” stream. TheRead More
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Emmet County Recycling Commended in Congressional Committee Hearing

Posted on February 6th, 2020
A popular regional recycling program operated by Emmet County was held up as an example of successful rural recycling programs on Wednesday, Feb. 5, in Washington, D.C. during a hearing by the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee… Read More
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Photo of Denny Keiser presenting sculpture to Elisa at January DPW Board Meeting

Recycling Leader Moves On After Three Decades

Posted on January 18th, 2019
“We always recycle! We love what you do! Thank you for doing such a great job!” The staff of Emmet County Recycling (ECR) hears these kinds of things every day and much of that sentiment can be attributed to Elisa Seltzer, longtime director of the county’s Department of Public Works (DPW). Seltzer,… Read More
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Time for Emmet Free Tire Recycling Running Out

Posted on July 24th, 2018
Free recycling of tires in Emmet County under a Michigan Department of Environmental Quality grant is set to wrap up August 21, according to Emmet County Recycling (ECR). ECR accepts tires for recycling at the Pleasantview Road Drop-off Center on an ongoing basis year-round, but ordinarily charges… Read More
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Household Chemical Drop-off and document shredding Saturday, May 10

Posted on May 9th, 2014
Household Chemical Drop-off Days – by appointment only! Emmet County’s FREE Household Chemical Drop-offs are offered by appointment only on three Saturdays each year, one in the spring, one in the summer, and one in the fall.  Due to the weather, no HCD days are held in the later fall,… Read More
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Prescription and OTC drop-off on April 26

Posted on April 25th, 2014
  2014 POD DROP-OFF DAYS SCHEDULED  Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drug Drop-Off Days (POD) will be held throughout 2014 as an opportunity for residents to safely dispose of their unwanted and unused pharmaceuticals for free.  POD Collection Events are scheduled for: Read More
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