Tours & Presentations

Tours & Presentations

Metro Recycling strives to educate the community on the importance of protecting our environment. For this reason, we feel that it is important to support a variety of educational opportunities through our educational presentations, facility tours and scholarship program.

Recycling Tours

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Looking to educate your class, your children or yourself about recycling? Tours of our facilities are available for all locations. For more information about tours, contact

South Shore Arts
Education Program

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Metro Recycling is proud to support 41 third grade classrooms throughout Blue Island, Griffith and Valparaiso. Each classroom receives a “Michael Recycle” book by Ellie Bethel. The Michael Recycle program develops literacy skills as it encourages children to care for the earth.

Educational Visits

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Educating the next generation about the value of recycling is important to Metro. If you would like an Education Director to visit your classroom and speak on this subject, contact