2022 Fall Workshop

Join AOR for a "Wild" Fall Workshop at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium!

Event: Emerging Ohio Recycling Markets and Trends
Date/Time: Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 9:00 AM-3:15 PM
Location: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, African Event Center, Tanzania Room; Parking Lot Address: 4850 West Powell Rd., Powell, OH 43065.
Admission: All participants must have a ticket. AOR Members: Free; Non-Members: $50

**Tickets must be reserved by Tuesday, October 4, 2022.**


Join us for expert-led recycling and sustainability discussions and presentations, including a look at the measures the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is employing to strive toward its vision of "sustainable coexistence of all living things." Ticket includes free parking and lunch. Guests may explore the zoo following the workshop.


  • 9:00 AM: Registration, Networking, Coffee and Snacks

  • 9:45 AM: Opening Comments

  • 10:00 AM: Foam Recycling in Ohio

  • 11:00 AM: Plastic Recycling in Ohio

  • 11:50 AM: Lunch and National Recycling Coalition Updates

  • 12:45 PM: Networking and Animal Demonstration

  • 1:15 PM: Sustainability at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

  • 2:00 PM: Round Table Discussion on Current Ohio Recycling Trends

  • 3:00 PM: Closing Remarks

  • 3:15 PM: Optional; Participants May Explore Zoo at Leisure

Questions about the event? Email communications@ohiorecycles.org.