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COVID-19 Updates for Emmet County Recycling and Waste Facilities and Services

The ECR Insider

Photo of a robot sorting a piece of aluminum foil off a sort-line conveyor with bottles.

Recyclers Fire Up New Sort Line with Robots

Mon, October 19, 2020 7:24PM

From our press release October 19, 2020 Emmet County Recycling began operating a cutting edge sorting line October 12. The line—which features three sorting robots—processes the dual-steam program’s “Containers” stream. The county’s recycle system has been widely looked to as

Postcards Aim to Reduce Junk Deposited at Drop Sites

Fri, September 18, 2020 3:57PM

From our media release on the subject dated 9/18/20 Amongst all the election mail filling northern Michigan mailboxes, a more coolheaded postcard arrived last week. Its message: that, when it comes to recycling plastics, keeping it simple is the way
Paper cartons

COVID Demand Highlights Importance of Paper Carton Recycling

Mon, June 29, 2020 12:48PM

CARTON AND PAPER RECYCLING HELPS ENVIRONMENT AND LOCAL MANUFACTURING IN MICHIGAN
Local paper mills need recyclable materials to keep up with increase in demand for products A media release from the Carton Council, June 23, 2020 CHEBOYGAN, Michigan – When

2020 Events and Holiday Schedule

Nov
11
Wed
Veterans Day
Nov 11 all-day

Happy Veterans Day!

Curbside recycling routes will run on their usual schedules all week.

The Pleasantview Road Drop-off Center will be open during regular hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Veterans Day.

Nov
26
Thu
Thanksgiving
Nov 26 all-day

Pleasantview Drop-off Center will be closed, though it is open both Wednesday and Friday regular hours.

Curbside: Thursday pickups will be Friday and Friday pickups will be Saturday.

Nov
27
Fri
The Day After Thanksgiving
Nov 27 all-day

The Pleasantview Drop-off Center is open.

Have Thursday curbside service? We will be picking yours up today. Friday curbside pick-ups will be Saturday this week.


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