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Kenosha & Racine Counties Recycle Guide


Why Reduce, Reuse, Recycle?

Save energy, save money, create jobs, slow climate change, follow the law, protect water, soil, and air. Coincidentally, while you actively reduce, reuse, and recycle, you promote "spaces and places worth having" for future generations. This useful online guide provides tips and recycling site referrals within Kenosha and Racine counties.

Thank you for doing your part to reduce, reuse​, and recycle

Many of your neighbors take the time to recycle. 
Find out why you should too.

May 17th

Textile Recycling

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in 2014, Americans generated about 258 million tons...

May 9th

Spring/Summer Green tips for athletes and fans

Whether on the field or in the stands, athletes and fans can get active by reducing,...

Jun 29th

Summer Travel Tips: Ways to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

When visiting beaches and parks, be sure to take back everything you bring in, so that...

Jun 29th

Kenosha County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event: Waste Totals in 2016

Electronic waste were collected en masse at this year's Kenosha County Household Hazardous Waste Event, held...

Can’t get enough of our articles? Visit our Recycle Guide news archives.

With the increased emphasis on recycling, many times our behaviors of reducing and reusing are overlooked. Refer to our news posts regularly for some great tips and guidelines.