Solid Waste

Sunny Farms Landfill

Odor Complaint Hotline


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 departments are authorized to administer the Solid and Infectious Waste and Construction and Demolition Debris Programs within their jurisdiction.

Responsibilities of this department 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.

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

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 2020 Recycling Events can be found here.


Collection Locations


Ottawa County Fairgrounds

W SR 163 

Oak Harbor

Sandusky County Fairgrounds (North Lot)

712 North St.


Seneca County Fairgrounds (South Lot)

CR 594


For more information on the OSS Joint Solid Waste Management District, please visit

Sunny Farms Landfill Odor Report (September 2019) shows the decrease in complaints as a result of the landfill's efforts to be in compliance with the January 2019 OEPA Interim Findings & Orders.

In an effort to make the Jerome Meter Readings available, the SCGHD will now be posting the latest readings.

Department Info

71 South Washington Street

Suite 1102

Tiffin, OH 44883

(419) 447-3691 ext. 6321


Environmental Health Division

Seneca County General Health District

71 South Washington Street

Tiffin, OH 44883

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

© 2018 Seneca County General Health District 

71 South Washington St. Suite 1102 Tiffin, OH 44883

In the event of a public health emergency* the Seneca County General Health District can be contacted at anytime.

During regular business hours please call (419) 447-3691.

Regular business hours are Monday - Friday.

Nursing & Vital Statistics: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Environmental: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

WIC: M-W 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Thu. 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m., Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

After business hours, weekends, and holidays please contact the SCGHD Health Commissioner via the Seneca County Sheriff's Office at (419) 447-3456


*A public health emergency includes Class A reportable disease, foodborne illness, and bioterrorism event.  

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