Source: Elkhart County
Address: Solid Waste Management District
500 North Nappanee Street
Elkhart, IN 46514
Phone: (574) 293-2269
8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm, Tuesday - Friday
The objective of the solid waste management district is to promote recycling, source reduction and other acceptable forms of activities which diverts material from entering the landfill. The solid waste district is also involved in educating the public on various environmental related issues including, but not limited to, proper disposal of household hazardous waste and composting. The district sponsors thirteen household hazardous waste collections for all Elkhart County residents which are held in Elkhart and Goshen. Through the efforts of the solid waste management district, Elkhart County is one of the top districts in the state with the highest recycling percentages.