Montgomery Residents Diverted 1,888 Tons in 2021

Posted on July 8, 2022

Recyclable Items

Congratulations Montgomery residents! In 2021, we diverted 1,888 tons of metal, glass, plastic, paper, and yard trimmings. Residents saved resources, conserved energy, and reduced pollution by recycling.

The recycling efforts in Montgomery:

  • Conserved enough energy to power every home in Montgomery for 20 days.
  • Reduced more air pollution than if every household in Montgomery rode their bicycle to work for 13 weeks.
  • Saved 8,307 trees from being harvested.

On average, each household in Montgomery diverted 1,174 pounds in 2021. That’s 35.85% of all the waste we generate. Want to start recycling? Call 513-891-2424 to request your recycling cart visit City Hall during business hours to pick up a cart today.

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