March 14th, 2019
All businesses in Athens-Clarke County are required to recycle. Denise Plemmons with the ACC Recycling Division will share about the Commercial Recycling Ordinance, how to become compliant, and what needs to be recycled.
As the Commercial Recycling Specialist with the Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department, Denise Plemmons works with local businesses, non-profits, and churches to educate and ensure compliance with the Commercial Recycling Ordinance. She previously worked for Athens-Clarke County Economic Development Department. Using that experience and connections, Denise helps businesses lessen their footprint on Athens. Denise is passionate about conserving our planet’s resources and not being wasteful and has been for as long as she can remember. Outside of recycling, Denise serves on the boards for the Clarke County Mentor Program and LEAD Athens Alumni. She graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in Chemistry.