Information & Education

The City of Springfield provides community education and awareness of recycling benefits through various activities including:

  • Brochure distribution related to various aspects of solid waste management including composting, Business Recycling Programs, and others
  • Environmental education speakers bureau
  • Presentations to school classes, community groups, churches, civic clubs, neighborhood associations, and other groups and organizations
  • Recycling Hotline, 417-864-1904
  • Special Events
  • Tours of recycling facilities
  • Traveling display for trade shows, science fairs, etc.
  • Working with the community through local citizen groups and organizations
If you are interested in a speaker for your club or organization, or are interested in our printed materials, please call the Recycling Hotline at 417-864-1904.

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