Facility Tours are open to any resident and student in Bartholomew County. Tours of the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center and the Bartholomew County Landfill are both educational and entertaining! Please contact education coordinator Jessica Norcross at 812-376-2614 press 5 then 4 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information download our ►Education Resources Guide.
Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center
Recycling Center tours are open to any age group and are offered year round. The maximum tour size is 50.During the recycling center tour; students will visit the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center where they will see a variety of materials that are collected for recycling. They will also learn about what happens to these materials and how they are made into new products! In addition, students will learn how to recycle at home and school by sorting common households materials with kidscommons. They will also take a walk through our Bioswale (time and weather permitting), a natural storm water and run off filter. Check out the kidscommons website www.kidscommons.org for a listing of programs offered at the recycling center. Additional, tours at the Yard Waste Site are available upon request.