Download a list of items accepted at the 2014 Fall event, on November 2, 2014 by clicking here. Below is a list of items collected at our last event.

ACs, Dehumidifiers (working)
Air packing pillows, Bubble wrap
Alkaline Batteries (up to 5lbs)
Aluminum
Aluminum cans
Aseptic containers
Asphalt
Automotive Batteries
Banners
BBQ Grills
Bicycles, bike parts
Books
Cameras
Car Seats (remove metal/pad)
Cell phones
Ceramic Pieces, Clay Pots
Chain Saws (gas-powered)
Claw tubs
Clothing, Linens
Colored Glass Bottles
Computer Printers, scanners
Concrete
Confidential Files, tax records
Copper pipe (reusable)
Crafting supplies
Dehumidifiers
Desktop computers , monitors
Dishes, porcelain
Dishwashers (working/repair)
Extension cords
Fans, motors (working)
Fluorescent; CFL light bulbs
Freezers
Hairdryers & curling irons
Hearing aids
Hot Water Heaters
Ladders
Laptop Computers
Large appliances (not working)
Latex paint (clean, reusable, full gallons)
Lawn Mowers, Edgers (gas-powered)
Light ballast (no PBRs)
Lumber (6 foot length minimum, remove nails)
Magazines, Paper
Media motherboards, parts
Mercury-filled thermostats
Metallic hardware, knobs, hooks
Microwave ovens
Musical instruments
Newspaper, Paper
NiCad, Rechargeable Batteries
Outdoor furniture
Ovens, Stoves (working/repair)
Paper- scrapbkg, gift, party
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 (Clean 4' x 4' min)
Screen doors
Sewing supplies; Notions
Sewing fabric, patterns
Shoes, boots (pairs only)
Snow blowers (gas-powered)
Steel, Iron
Styrofoam #6 PS, Expoly EPS
Styrofoam Peanuts
Table saws
Televisions ( 1 per vehicle)
Toilets & Sinks (remove fixtures)
Tools
Typewriters
Upholstered furniture (clean, reusable)
Upholstery fabric swatches
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 (Consumers Energy, TC Light & Power, 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 Insulation
NO Pink/Blue Insulation less than 4' x 4'
NO Oils, Oil Paint, Lubricants
NO Carpet
NO Mattresses, Box springs
NO more than 1 TV per vehicle
NO Single-pane Windows
No latex paint (other than full gallons)
NO Household Cleaning Products
NO Household Trash
NO Drywall and construction debris
NO Pesticides, Insecticides
NO Toxic chemicals
NO accepted items that exceed limits stated
 
 
 
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