Current Events

2020 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.

2020 Save the Dates to Recycle!

  • April 18th, 2020 RecycleRama - regional event open to everyone from 9:00am to 2:00pm at the Ingham County Health Department located at 5303 South Cedar Street in Lansing.  More information to come soon!

  • April 25th, 2020 Clean Community Event
    An appointment is required, Clinton County residents ONLY

Mercury Health Thermometer Exchange - Free!

The DWM will accept old mercury health thermometers year round at our office located at 100 E State Street, Suite 1500 in St. Johns (First Floor of County Courthouse). 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.

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