Annual Awards

Each year, the District honors individuals, schools, businesses, and nonprofit organizations for their efforts to reduce waste and increase recycling throughout Hamilton County.

Congratulations to our 2019 Honorees:

Outstanding School Waste Reduction Program - Wyoming City Schools
Outstanding Recycling Educator - Katherine Gregory
Student Save the Food Award - Sands Montessori Food Waste Warriors
Most Improved Community Recycling Program - Village of Arlington Heights
Best City Waste Diversion Rate - City of Wyoming
Best Township Waste Diversion Rate - Sycamore Township
Best Village Waste Diversion Rate - Village of Mariemont
Outstanding Recycling in a Multi-Family - Westview Condominiums
Let’s Stop Waste at Work Program of the Year - Cincinnati Art Museum
Advancements in Waste Reduction - University of Cincinnati Food Services
Industrial Recycling Award - Magna Machine Company
Excellence in Sustainability Award - Rhinegeist Brewery
Recycling Excellence in Commercial Property Management - The Mayerson Company
Outstanding Recycling in a Bar or Restaurant Award - Mazunte
Recognition for Exemplary Public Service Award - Todd Portune
Excellence in Reuse Award - Cincinnati Reuse Center
Partner of the Year - Cincinnati Office of Environment and Sustainability
Save the Food Award - Valley View Foundation
Excellence in Organics Diversion Award - Better Bin Compost