Protecting & Preserving the Planet

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Protecting & Preserving the Planet. Presented by Rumpke. Rumpke History. Founded in 1930s by William Rumpke Originally fed collected trash to hogs Ended hog farm in 1950s. Current Operations. Operates 9 landfills Operates 8 recycling centers Operates 20 transfer stations
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Protecting & Preserving the PlanetPresented by RumpkeRumpke History
  • Founded in 1930s by William Rumpke
  • Originally fed collected trash to hogs
  • Ended hog farm in 1950s
  • Current Operations
  • Operates 9 landfills
  • Operates 8 recycling centers
  • Operates 20 transfer stations
  • Service portions of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and West Virginia.
  • Let’s talk trash!Did you know?
  • Average American throws away 5 lbs of material/day
  • That’s nearly 1 ton a year!
  • Where does it go?
  • Trash goes to Rumpke’s Pendleton County Landfill
  • Recycling goes to Rumpke’s Material Recovery Facility
  • Landfill OperationsLandfills aren’t dumps. Landfill Operations
  • Landfills are…
  • Designed to protect the environment
  • Closely monitored
  • Landfill LinersLandfill LinersLandfill LinersLiner SystemLandfill Monitoring
  • Everything is permitted/monitored
  • Water
  • Air
  • Land
  • Landfill GasLandfill Gas Recovery
  • Decomposing garbage produces methane gas
  • Landfill Gas
  • Gas is collected and converted to natural gas or electricity
  • Rumpke is home to world’s largest landfill gas-to-pipeline energy production facility
  • So what are you throwing away?Recyclables
  • Plastic bottles and jugs
  • Steel food cans
  • Aluminum beverage containers
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Clean pizza boxes
  • Benefits to Recycling
  • Extends the life of the landfill
  • Conserves natural resources
  • Saves energy
  • Helps prevent littering
  • Creates jobs
  • Where does the recycling go?
  • Rumpke Material Recovery Facility (MRF)
  • Located in St. Bernard
  • Largest single stream facility in Ohio
  • One of the largest in Midwest
  • 102,000 tons a year and we want more…
  • Single Stream Technology
  • Everything can go in one bin
  • We separate the material
  • More efficient
  • What happens to this material?
  • We process it
  • We sell it
  • New products are created
  • Additional Informationwww.RumpkeCleanAndGreen.comFacebook/rumpkecoRumpkeNewsRumpkeCleanAndGreenTypes of TrucksTypes of TrucksTypes of Trucks
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