The Seneca County General Health District is an approved health district through the Ohio EPA. The Director’s Approval List is used to identify which health districts are authorized to administer the Solid and Infectious Waste and Construction and Demolition Debris Programs within their jurisdiction.
Responsibilities of this district include- but are not limited to – licensing regulated facilities, inspecting solid and infectious waste and construction and demolition debris facilities and taking appropriate action to ensure compliance with applicable regulations.
Sunny Farms Landfill Applies for EPA Permit to Expand
Sunny Farms Landfill, LLC will be holding a public meeting Wednesday, June 8 at 6 p.m. regarding a Permit-To-Install Application that would allow an expansion to the north unit of the landfill. The application was recently sent to Ohio EPA, and if approved by the EPA, would increase the landfill’s allowable daily intake from 7,500 tons to 12,000 tons, making it Ohio’s largest landfill.
The meeting will provide information about the proposed expansion and allow the public to ask questions and make comments. It will be held at Camden Fall’s Reception and Conference Center, 2460 S. SR 231, Tiffin.
Click on the button below to view the Permit-To-Install Application from Sunny Farms Landfill, LLC.
Municipal Solid Waste Landfill
Seneca County General Health District currently licenses and inspects one Municipal Solid Waste Landfill:
Sunny Farms Landfill
12500 W County Road 18
Fostoria, OH 44830
Scrap tires must be transported by an Ohio EPA Registered Scrap Tire Transporter.
For the list of Ohio EPA Registered Scrap Tire Transporters click here.
Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca Joint Solid Waste Management District
OSS has several recycling events throughout the year to assist Seneca County residents who Aim to be Green!
The 2022 Recycling Events can be found here.
Ottawa County Fairgrounds
W SR 163
Sandusky County Fairgrounds (North Lot)
712 North St.
Seneca County Fairgrounds (South Lot)
For more information on the OSS Joint Solid Waste Management District, please visit www.recycleoss.org.
Odor Complaint Report
Sunny Farms Landfill Odor Report (September 2019) shows a decrease in complaints as a result of the landfill’s efforts to be in compliance with the January 2019 OEPA Interim Findings & Orders.
Jerome Meter Readings
In an effort to make the Jerome Meter Readings readily available, the SCGHD will now be posting our readings here. (Select the date below to view.)
Environmental Health Division
71 South Washington Street
Tiffin, OH 44883
Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
(419) 447-3691 ext. 6321