The Allen County Solid Waste Management District is seeking nominations for its 2015 Excellence in Recycling Awards.
Nominations are open for non-profits and commercial businesses in Allen County.
Closing the Loop Award honors organizations that purchase and use products made of recycled content or create and manufacture recycle content products.
The 3R (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) Award recognizes programs that divert waste from landfills in one of the following ways: significantly reduce solid waste generated, develop methods for reusing resources, or implement recycling programs.
Entering their 23rd year, these awards recognize, support and honor Allen County businesses and industries for source reduction and recycling initiatives.
Nomination forms are on-line at www.acwastewatcher.org or may be obtained by calling 449-7878. Deadline for entries is Wednesday, July 15 with the awards luncheon slated for mid-August.