Enhance Existing Programs​

​Recommendation ​Implementation Responsibility ​Recommended Timeframe
Require all single family homes in areas with residential franchises to transition to recycling carts by the time the next contract begins. Require all single family homes in areas without franchises to use recycling bins or carts. ​Municipalities, Haulers ​1-7 years
Require all haulers providing residential recycling services to provide an educational flyer to their customers regarding their service options and SWALCO programs at least every other year. Provide ongoing supplemental information through other means to augment the flyers. ​Lake County, Haulers 1-3 years
Provide quarterly material diversion results and refuse disposal rates for all SWALCO members on the SWALCO website. ​SWALCO ​1-3 years