The Interlocal Solid Waste Authority was established in 1991 after the Solid Waste Authority Act of 1991 and is comprised of Franklin, Bedford, Lincoln and Moore Counties and the City of Tullahoma as members, as well as cities within these counties who have adopted resolutions to participate in the transportation and disposal of solid waste and in its education program.
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Click on RECYCLING above to learn about recycling programs in your area.
Environmental Careers & Business OpportunitiesRead more
Grass clippings and fallen leaves can create extra work for homeowners. They also add to the amount of waste going to the landfill
However there is no need for you to go to all this extra work.Read more
The best ways to manage latex, acrylic, and water-based paints and stains are to
- Dry it up!
- Use it up!!
- Pass it on!
- Recycle It!
Many organic materials including leaves, grass straw and non-woody plant trimmings can be composted. And kitchen wastes, such as vegetable scraps, coffee grounds and eggshells can be turned into a nutrient rich soil known as compost.Read more
Many items you no longer want or need can't or shouldn't go into your regular trash. Where should these items go? What are the hours for the Recycling and Convenience Centers? Is there someone that will speak to a group, classroom or organization or provide a program or activity on recyling and waste reduction?Read more
ISWA holds the contract for waste disposal within the region. We also have a contract for the mulching of yard waste that members can utilize. The region also provides an education program for the schools and the general public on waste reduction and recycling.
Member of the
TN Recycling Coalition