Download a list of items accepted at the 2016 Spring event, when the list is available, by clicking here. The list of Accepted Items for the Spring 2016 event will be made public when AVAILABLE. The list of items below is provided as a guideline, only. The items BELOW were collected on Sunday November 1, 2015.

ACs, dehumidifiers (working)
Air packing pillows
Alkaline batteries (up to 5lbs)
Aluminum cans
Aseptic containers
Auto batteries
BBQ grills
Bicycles, bike parts
Bubble wrap
Car seats (remove metal/pad)
Cell phones
Chain saws (gas-powered)
Clawfoot tubs
Clothing & Linens
Colored glass bottles
Commercial backlit signs
Commercial display fixture
Computer monitors
Computer rrinters, scanners
Copper pipe (reusable)
Desktop computers
Dishes, resellable
Dishwashers (working/repair)
Extension cords
Fans, motors (working)
Farm-style wooden windows
Fluorescent; CFL light bulbs
Hairdryers & curling irons
Hearing aids
Hotwater heaters
Large appliances (not working)
Lawnmowers, edgers (gas-powered)
Light ballast(no PBCs)
Lumber (6'+ long minimum, remove nails)
Magazines, paper
Mercury-filled thermostats
Metallic hardware, knobs, hooks
Microwave ovens
Musical instruments
Newspaper, paper
Neon Signs
NiCad, rechargeable Batteries
Outdoor furniture
Ovens, stoves (working/repair)
Plastic #1-#7, unmarked
Plastic shopping bags (clean)
Power tool batteries
Printer ink, toner cartridges
Propane tanks
Radios, small electronics
Reading glasses, spectacles
Refrigerators, freezers
Reusable bldg supplies
Rigid insulation (4'x 4'+, clean)
Screen doors
Shoes, boots (pairs only)
Sinks (no fixtures)
Snow blowers (gas-powered)
Steel, iron
String trimmers
Styrofoam #6 PS, Expoly EPS
Styrofoam peanuts
Table saws
Televisions ($5 fee ea/1 per car)
Toilets (no innards
Torpedo Heaters
Upholstered furniture (clean, reusable)
VHS cassettes
Video games, game systems
Wallpaper (full rolls)
Washers, dryers (working/repair)

Please note - If you are recycling an appliance you may qualify for a rebate from your utility company (TC Light & Power, Consumers Energy, Cherryland Electric Cooperative.) Representatives from the utilities will be on hand to help but you must bring a copy of your utility bill in order to process your rebate. If you are not sure if you qualify, please check with your utility company.

Items NOT Accepted

Items listed as not accepted will be turned away

NO Tires
NO Fiberglass
NO Pink/Blue Insulation less than 4' x 4'
NO Oils, oil & latex paint, lubricants
NO Carpet, NO padding
NO Confidential documents
NO Mattresses, NO Boxsprings
NO Single-pane Windows
No Oil-based/latex paint
NO Household cleaners
NO Trash
NO Drywall, NO construction debris
NO Pesticides, NO Insecticides
NO Toxic chemicals
NO more than 1 TV per vehicle
NO accepted items that exceed limits stated
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