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

  • Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 9:00am to 2:00pm 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

Meridian Regional Recycling Event

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

Free For Fall Event


  • Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 8:00am to 1:00pm at Granger's Facility located at 16980 Wood Road in Lansing.
  • Clinton County residents only.
  • More information will be posted as this date gets closer.

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.