Current Events

2017 Programs and Events


The Department of Waste Management (DWM) is actively planning for recycling and reuse programs. Please check back as additional information continues to be added. Be sure to scroll down to view all upcoming events!

Unwanted/Unused Medication Collections - Free!


See the Medication Collection Events page for a complete listing of events.

RecycleRama

  • TENTATIVE DATE Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Ingham County Health Department located at 5300 S. Cedar St in Lansing.
  • All area residents are welcome to attend this event.  More information will be available after the first of the New Year.

Clean Community Event

  • TENTATIVE DATE Saturday, April 22, 2017 - appointment is required to attend.
  • Clinton County residents only.  More information will be available after the first of the New Year.

Meridian Regional Recycling Event

  • TENTATIVE DATE Saturday, April, 22, 2017
  • More information will be available after the first of the New Year.

Free For Fall Event


  • TENTATIVE DATE Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Granger's Facility located at 16980 Wood Road in Lansing.
  • More information will be available after the first of the New Year.
  • Clinton County residents only.

Mercury Health Thermometer Exchange - Free!


The DWM will accept old mercury health thermometers year round at our office located at 1307 E Townsend Road, Suite 102 in St. Johns (MMDHD Building). Residents are encouraged to transport their old mercury thermometers in a plastic Ziploc baggie. The DWM will exchange your old mercury health thermometer for a new digital thermometer. Limit one digital thermometer per person.

Mercury Thermostat Collection - Free!


The DWM will accept old mercury containing thermostats year round at our office located at 1307 E Townsend Road, Suite 102 in St. Johns (MMDHD Building). Residents are encouraged to transport their old mercury thermostats in a plastic Ziploc baggie.