Monthly glass collection
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[June 05, 2013]
The Logan County Joint Solid
Waste Agency, in collaboration with the Lincoln Woman's Club and
Verallia Saint-Gobain Containers, will have its monthly glass
collection on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Logan County
Fairgrounds. Use the Main Gate entrance.
Participants are reminded that only container glass will be accepted
during the collection. Container glass is any glass that originally
held either a food or beverage product. All colors of glass will be
Participants are asked to thoroughly rinse all containers and
remove all plastic or metal lids, sleeves and rings. Labels, either
foil or paper, may be left on the containers. Due to the large
volume of glass being collected, the recycling program reserves the
right to refuse any glass that does not meet the preparation
Broken glass is not accepted due to safety issues.
The glass recycling program does not accept light bulbs or
fluorescent lights, window glass, mirrors, ceramics, dishware or
CorningWare items. Participants are asked to comply with the glass
collection guidelines, as a single piece of ceramic material or
light bulb can contaminate an entire load of glass.
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The collection will be canceled in event of inclement weather or
extreme heat. Glass is not to be left at the site prior to the hours
of the collection.
Recyclers are encouraged to "like" Logan County Joint Solid Waste
Agency on Facebook to access to the most current information,
updates and cancellation notices. As always, information on the
county's recycling programs is available by contacting the office at
217-732-9636 or by visiting
www.co.logan.il.us and selecting "Joint Solid Waste Agency."
[Text from file received from the
Logan County Joint Solid