Recycling by Material

 

Call locations for fee schedules, hours of operation, and item preparation instructions.

Sorted by Material

Automobile

Batteries

Compact Fluorescent Lights-CFLs

Construction

Electronics

Garden

Glass

Household

Metal

Paint & Household Hazardous Waste

Paper

Plastic

Wood

 

 

Automobile

 

A & L Iron and Metal Company

Item(s): Scrap Metal

 

Address: 2000 Millbocker Rd

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989- 732-5900

Website: http://www.alironandmetal.com/

 

 

Advance Auto Parts

Item(s): Car Batteries; Motor Oil (no anti-freeze mix)

 

Address: 111 N. Ohio Avenue

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-4566

 

 

Auto Value Gaylord

Item(s): All batteries and all petroleum base liquids.

 

Address: 1789 S. Otsego Avenue

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-2365

 

 

AutoZone

Item(s): Motor Oil

 

Address: 409 S. Otsego Avenue

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-731-4898

 

Johnson Tire Service/Kelly Tires

Item(s): Tires

Address: 502 S. Otsego Ave.

Gaylord, MI 49735

(989)732-6014

$2.50 per tire disposal fee.

 

Upper Lakes Tire

Item(s): Tires

Address: 1260 W. M-32

Gaylord, MI 49735

(989)732-6258

$3 - $30 per tire disposal fee.

 

East Jordan Auto Parts

Item(s): Auto Bodies; Car Batteries; Large Appliances (charge for Freon removal);

Propane Tanks

Note: Limited storage space, call ahead

 

Address: 210 Elm Street

East Jordan, MI 49727

Telephone: 231-536-2322

 

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

 

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

 

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

 

 

Grayling Township Recycling Center

Item(s): # 1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (clear and colored); Aluminum Cans; Brown Paper Bags;

Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Clear Glass; Computer Paper; Grass

Clippings; Magazines; Mixed Paper; Newspaper; Paperboard; Phonebooks;

Tin or Steel Cans; White Office Paper; Yard Waste (check for details)

 

Address: 4670 W. North Down River Road

Grayling, MI 49738

Telephone: 989-348-3195

Website: http://www.twp.grayling.mi.us/recycling.html

 

 

Kalkaska County Recycling Center

Item(s): #1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (HDPE Clear and Colored); #3 Plastic; #4 Plastic (LDPE);

#5 Plastic (Polypropylene); #6 Plastic (Polystyrene); #7 Plastic (Other); Aerosol

Cans; Aluminum Cans; Aluminum Foil; Auto Parts; Book Recycling; Brown

Glass; Brown Paper Bags; Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Cell

phones; Clear Glass; Computer Donation; Computer Monitors; Computer

Paper; Computer Recycling; Electronics; Ferrous Metals; Gift Boxes; Greeting Cards;

Inner Tubes; Large Appliances; Lawn and Garden Equipment; Magazines;

Marine Battery; Metal Clothes Hangers; Milk and Juice Cartons; Mixed Paper;

Newspaper; NiCad Batteries; Nonferrous Metal; Office Machines; Other

Batteries; Packing Peanut Reuse; Pallets; Paperboard; Phonebooks; Plastic

Bags; Rechargeable Batteries; Single-use Batteries; Telephones; Televisions;

Tin or Steel Cans; Used Tires; White Office Paper

 

Note: Call or check website for locations, fees and item preparation

guidelines.

 

Address: 904 Island Lake Road

Kalkaska, MI 49646

Telephone: 231-258-3369

Website: http://kalkaskacounty.net/recycling.asp

 

 

Otsego County Habitat ReStore

Item(s): Carpet; Ceiling Tiles; Ceramic Tile; Construction Materials Donation/Reuse;

Electronics; Gift Bags; Gypsum Drywall; Household Furniture; Household Item

Donation/Reuse; Linoleum; Office Furniture; Ornaments; Other

Type of Wood Products; Paint Donation/Exchange; Porcelain Products;

Reusable Appliance Donation; Roofing Materials; Shingles; Televisions;

Vehicle Donation; Windows; Wood

 

Address: 1384 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-731-4506

Website: http://www.otsegohabitat.org/page4.html

 

 

Tractor Supply

Item(s): Motor Oil (no mixing); Transmission Fluid (no mixing)

 

Address: 1286 S. Otsego Avenue

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-1256

 

 

Walmart Tire & Lube Express

Item(s): Car Batteries (only accepts one per time); Motor Oil (up to 5

gallons)

 

Address: 950 Edelweiss Village Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-8090

Website: http://www.walmart.com

 

 

Batteries

 

 

Advance Auto Parts

Item(s): Car Batteries; Motor Oil (no anti-freeze mix)

 

Address: 111 N. Ohio Avenue

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-4566

 

 

Auto Value Gaylord

Item(s): All batteries and all petroleum base liquids.

 

Address: 1789 S. Otsego Avenue

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-2365

 

 

East Jordan Auto Parts

Item(s): Auto Bodies; Car Batteries; Large Appliances (charge for Free

removal); Propane Tanks

Note: Limited storage space, call ahead

 

Address: 210 Elm Street

East Jordan, MI 49727

Telephone: 231-536-2322

 

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

The Emmet County Drop-off Center may take some large plastic toys, and plastic chairs on-site.  Call ahead to check prior to drop-off. 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

 

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

 

 

Grayling Township Recycling Center

Item(s): # 1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (clear and colored); Aluminum Cans; Brown Paper Bags;

Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Clear Glass; Computer Paper; Grass

Clippings; Magazines; Mixed Paper; Newspaper; Paperboard; Phonebooks;

Tin or Steel Cans; White Office Paper; Yard Waste (check for details)

 

Address: 4670 W. North Down River Road

Grayling, MI 49738

Telephone: 989-348-3195

Website: http://www.twp.grayling.mi.us/recycling.html

 

 

Home Depot

Item(s): Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Rechargeable Batteries for

Power Tools

 

Address: 1381 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-8471

 

 

Kalkaska County Recycling Center

Item(s): #1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (HDPE Clear and Colored); #3 Plastic; #4 Plastic (LDPE);

#5 Plastic (Polypropylene); #6 Plastic (Polystyrene); #7 Plastic (Other); Aerosol

Cans; Aluminum Cans; Aluminum Foil; Auto Parts; Book Recycling; Brown

Glass; Brown Paper Bags; Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Cell Phones;

Clear Glass; Computer Donation; Computer Monitors; Computer Paper;

Computer Recycling; Electronics; Ferrous Metals; Gift Boxes; Greeting Cards;

Inner Tubes; Large Appliances; Lawn and Garden Equipment; Magazines;

Marine Battery; Metal Clothes Hangers; Milk and Juice Cartons; Mixed Paper;

Newspaper; NiCad Batteries; Nonferrous Metal; Office Machines; Other

Batteries; Packing Peanut Reuse; Pallets; Paperboard; Phonebooks; Plastic

Bags; Rechargeable Batteries; Single-use Batteries; Telephones; Televisions;

Tin or Steel Cans; Used Tires; White Office Paper

Note: Call or check website for locations, fees and item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: 904 Island Lake Road

Kalkaska, MI 49646

Telephone: 231-258-3369

Website: http://kalkaskacounty.net/recycling.asp

 

Lowes

Item(s): CFLs/Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs, Rechargeable Batteries for Power Tools, Plastic Bags

Address: 600 Edelweiss Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-3920

 

Meyer ACE Hardware

Item(s): Rechargeable batteries, cell phone batteries, laptop batteries

Address: 1961 S. Otsego Ave

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-1394

 

RadioShack

Item(s): NiCad Batteries (rechargeable batteries); cell phones

 

Address: 658 Edelweiss Village Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-6731

 

 

Walmart Tire & Lube Express

Item(s): Car Batteries (only accepts one per time); Motor Oil (up to 5 gallons)

 

Address: 950 Edelweiss Village Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-8090

Website: http://www.walmart.com

 

Compact Fluorescent Lights-CFLs

 

 

 

Compact Fluorescent Lights-CFLs

 

Great Lakes Energy Service Centers

Item(s): CFLs/Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (Unbroken)

Address: 10380 Greal Lakes Drive

Waters, MI 49797

Telephone: 800-GT-LAKES

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Closed from 12-12:30 daily)

 

Home Depot

Item(s): Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Rechargeable Batteries for Power Tools

Address: 1381 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-8471

 

Lowes

Item(s): CFLs/Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs, Rechargeable Batteries for Power Tools, Plastic Bags

Address: 600 Edelweiss Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-3920

 

 

Construction

 

Arrow Sanitation/American Waste

Item(s): Cardboard (Must be flattened and clean)

Wood: Wood which has not been painted on or treated.

A small fee may apply for large quantities of wood.

Scrap metal.

Address: 254 Little League Drive

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-4243

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

 

 

Otsego County Habitat ReStore

Item(s): Carpet; Ceiling Tiles; Ceramic Tile; Construction Materials Donation/Reuse;

Electronics; Gift Bags; Gypsum Drywall; Household Furniture; Household Item

Donation/Reuse; Linoleum; Office Furniture; Ornaments; Other Type

of Wood Products; Paint Donation/Exchange; Porcelain Products; Reusable

Appliance Donation; Roofing Materials; Shingles; Televisions; Vehicle Donation;

Windows; Wood

 

Address: 1384 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-731-4506

Website: http://www.otsegohabitat.org/page4.html

 

 

Team Elmer's

Item(s): Concrete, asphalt, brush, trees, pallets, leaves, grass clippings

Small tipping fees apply for some items, please call for more information

 

Address: 2100 Milbocker Road

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-0656

Website: www.TeamElmers.com

 

Electronics

 

City of Gaylord

Item(s): Christmas lights, strands of lights, extension cords, cords from electronics/appliances. There is a collection barrel in the lobby available 24/7.

Address: Gaylord City Hall. 205 E. Main Street, Gaylord, 49735

Telephone: 989-732-4060

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

 

 

Goodwill Industries

Item(s): Bicycles; Books; Clothing; Compact Discs; Computers; Gift Bags; Household Furniture; Household Items (radios, house wares, lamps, coffe makers, collectibles, etc.); Lawn and Garden Equipment; Musical Instruments; Office Furniture; Office Supplies; Ornaments; Sporting Goods; Telephones; Tools; Toys; Vehicle Donations; Shoes; Linens; scrap paper (including office paper); scrap metal; cardboard.

Address: 1361 Pineview Dr.  (beside Walmart Plaza in front of Lowes)

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-1747

Website: http://www.goodwillnmi.org

 

Goodwill Industries in Gaylord recycles the following items in any condition: computer monitors, computers (desktop and laptop), printers, scanners, hard drives (external or internal), keyboards, mice, speakers, cords and cables, ink and toner cartridges & software.

 

 

Kalkaska County Recycling Center

Item(s): #1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (HDPE Clear and Colored); #3 Plastic; #4 Plastic (LDPE);

#5 Plastic (Polypropylene); #6 Plastic (Polystyrene); #7 Plastic (Other); Aerosol

Cans; Aluminum Cans; Aluminum Foil; Auto Parts; Book Recycling; Brown

Glass; Brown Paper Bags; Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Cell Phones;

Clear Glass; Computer Donation; Computer Monitors; Computer Paper;

Computer Recycling; Electronics; Ferrous Metals; Gift Boxes; Greeting Cards;

Inner Tubes; Large Appliances; Lawn and Garden Equipment; Magazines;

Marine Battery; Metal Clothes Hangers; Milk and Juice Cartons; Mixed Paper;

Newspaper; NiCad Batteries; Nonferrous Metal; Office Machines; Other

Batteries; Packing Peanut Reuse; Pallets; Paperboard; Phonebooks; Plastic

Bags; Rechargeable Batteries; Single-use Batteries; Telephones; Televisions;

Tin or Steel Cans; Used Tires; White Office Paper

Note: Call or check website for locations, fees and item preparation

guidelines.

 

Address: 904 Island Lake Road

Kalkaska, MI 49646

Telephone: 231-258-3369

Website: http://kalkaskacounty.net/recycling.asp

 

 

Otsego County Habitat ReStore

Item(s): Carpet; Ceiling Tiles; Ceramic Tile; Construction Materials Donation/Reuse;

Electronics; Gift Bags; Gypsum Drywall; Household Furniture; Household Item

Donation/Reuse; Linoleum; Office Furniture; Ornaments; Other Type

of Wood Products; Paint Donation/Exchange; Porcelain Products; Reusable

Appliance Donation; Roofing Materials; Shingles; Televisions; Vehicle Donation;

Windows; Wood

 

Address: 1384 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-731-4506

Website: http://www.otsegohabitat.org/page4.html

 

 

RadioShack

Item(s): NiCad Batteries (rechargeable batteries); cell phones

Address: 658 Edelweiss Village Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-6731

 

 

St. Mary Cathedral School

Item: Tin and Aluminum

Detail: Fundraiser for the 8th, 9th, and 10th grade class trip

Drop off in the large blue dumpster near the gym entrance on N. Otsego Avenue.  Please remove metal from any bags or boxes.

Item: Used inkjet and laser printer cartridges, and used cell phones

Detail: Inside office doors. ONLY DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR

Bins are located outside the high school entrance on Mitchell St

Address: 321 North Otsego Avenue

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-5801

 

 

State of Michigan

FREE TV AND COMPUTER RECYCLING FOR SOME MODELS if you are a Michigan resident or small business and have a TV or computer to recycle, visit www.michigan.gov/deqwaste and click on "Electronic Waste Takeback Program," then "Registered Manufacturers." This Web page lists manufacturers with free recycling programs and their Web page with information on their recycling program. For questions on this program, contact the DNRE program coordinator, Matt Flechter, at 517-373-8422. If you have electronic equipment that is not collected and recycled through a manufacturer program, visit www.michigan.gov/deqwaste for information on additional recycling options.

Here are some important links for this program:

http://www.michigan.gov/deq/0,1607,7-135-3312_4123-208087--,00.html

http://www.michigan.gov/documents/deq/dnre-sw-List_Registered_Manufacturers_311892_7.pdf

 

Garden

 

 

City of Gaylord

Item(s): Leaves, Grass, Weeds, Biodegradable Bags

Prohibited: No plastic, stones, etc.

Details: This service is for City of Gaylord residents only. Materials can be dropped off

seven days a week in the spring, summer, and fall. Composted materials

can also be picked up. Both drop-off and pick-up is free of charge.

Address: Gaylord Department of Public Works Yard

102 E. 7th Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-5475

 

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

 

 

Goodwill Industries

Item(s): Bicycles; Books; Clothing; Compact Discs; Computers; Gift Bags; Household Furniture; Household Items (radios, house wares, lamps, coffe makers, collectibles, etc.); Lawn and Garden Equipment; Musical Instruments; Office Furniture; Office Supplies; Ornaments; Sporting Goods; Telephones; Tools; Toys; Vehicle Donations; Shoes; Linens; scrap paper (including office paper); scrap metal; cardboard.

Address: 1361 Pineview Dr.  (beside Walmart Plaza in front of Lowes)

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-1747

Website: http://www.goodwillnmi.org

 

Goodwill Industries in Gaylord recycles the following items in any condition: computer monitors, computers (desktop and laptop), printers, scanners, hard drives (external or internal), keyboards, mice, speakers, cords and cables, ink and toner cartridges, & software.

 

 

Kalkaska County Recycling Center

Item(s): #1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (HDPE Clear and Colored); #3 Plastic; #4 Plastic (LDPE);

#5 Plastic (Polypropylene); #6 Plastic (Polystyrene); #7 Plastic (Other); Aerosol

Cans; Aluminum Cans; Aluminum Foil; Auto Parts; Book Recycling; Brown

Glass; Brown Paper Bags; Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Cell Phones;

Clear Glass; Computer Donation; Computer Monitors; Computer Paper;

Computer Recycling; Electronics; Ferrous Metals; Gift Boxes; Greeting Cards;

Inner Tubes; Large Appliances; Lawn and Garden Equipment; Magazines;

Marine Battery; Metal Clothes Hangers; Milk and Juice Cartons; Mixed Paper; Newspaper; NiCad Batteries; Nonferrous Metal; Office Machines; Other

Batteries; Packing Peanut Reuse; Pallets; Paperboard; Phonebooks; Plastic

Bags; Rechargeable Batteries; Single-use Batteries; Telephones; Televisions;

Tin or Steel Cans; Used Tires; White Office Paper

Note: Call or check website for locations, fees and item preparation

guidelines.

 

Address: 904 Island Lake Road

Kalkaska, MI 49646

Telephone: 231-258-3369

Website: http://kalkaskacounty.net/recycling.asp

 

 

Otsego County Habitat ReStore

Item(s): Carpet; Ceiling Tiles; Ceramic Tile; Construction Materials Donation/Reuse;

Electronics; Gift Bags; Gypsum Drywall; Household Furniture; Household Item

Donation/Reuse; Linoleum; Office Furniture; Ornaments; Other Type

of Wood Products; Paint Donation/Exchange; Porcelain Products; Reusable

Appliance Donation; Roofing Materials; Shingles; Televisions; Vehicle Donation;

Windows; Wood

Address: 1384 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-731-4506

Website: http://www.otsegohabitat.org/page4.html

 

Glass

 

County of Otsego

Otsego's drop-off program is a dual-stream system (separated into two streams)

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

Note: Five locations in Otsego County (Gaylord; Hayes-Tower Road; Vanderbilt; Johannesburg; Waters)

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Brochure: http://www.otsegocountymi.gov/uploads/Otsego-County-Recycling-Brochure.pdf

Address: See brochure above

Telephone: 989-732-4021

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

 

 

Grayling Township Recycling Center

Item(s): # 1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (clear and colored); Aluminum Cans; Brown Paper Bags;

Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Clear Glass; Computer Paper; Grass

Clippings; Magazines; Mixed Paper; Newspaper; Paperboard; Phonebooks;

Tin or Steel Cans; White Office Paper; Yard Waste (check for details)

 

Address: 4670 W. North Down River Road

Grayling, MI 49738

Telephone: 989-348-3195

Website: http://www.twp.grayling.mi.us/recycling.html

 

 

Kalkaska County Recycling Center

Item(s): #1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (HDPE Clear and Colored); #3 Plastic; #4 Plastic (LDPE);

#5 Plastic (Polypropylene); #6 Plastic (Polystyrene); #7 Plastic (Other); Aerosol

Cans; Aluminum Cans; Aluminum Foil; Auto Parts; Book Recycling; Brown

Glass; Brown Paper Bags; Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Cell Phones;

Clear Glass; Computer Donation; Computer Monitors; Computer Paper;

Computer Recycling; Electronics; Ferrous Metals; Gift Boxes; Greeting Cards;

Inner Tubes; Large Appliances; Lawn and Garden Equipment; Magazines;

Marine Battery; Metal Clothes Hangers; Milk and Juice Cartons; Mixed Paper;

Newspaper; NiCad Batteries; Nonferrous Metal; Office Machines; Other

Batteries; Packing Peanut Reuse; Pallets; Paperboard; Phonebooks; Plastic

Bags; Rechargeable Batteries; Single-use Batteries; Telephones; Televisions;

Tin or Steel Cans; Used Tires; White Office Paper

Note: Call or check website for locations, fees and item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: 904 Island Lake Road

Kalkaska, MI 49646

Telephone: 231-258-3369

Website: http://kalkaskacounty.net/recycling.asp

 

Household

 

 

East Jordan Auto Parts

Item(s): Auto Bodies; Car Batteries; Large Appliances (charge for Freon removal);

Propane Tanks

Note: Limited storage space, call ahead

 

Address: 210 Elm Street

East Jordan, MI 49727

Telephone: 231-536-2322

 

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

 

Goodwill Industries

Item(s): Bicycles; Books; Clothing; Compact Discs; Computers; Gift Bags; Household Furniture; Household Items (radios, house wares, lamps, coffe makers, collectibles, etc.); Lawn and Garden Equipment; Musical Instruments; Office Furniture; Office Supplies; Ornaments; Sporting Goods; Telephones; Tools; Toys; Vehicle Donations; Shoes; Linens; scrap paper (including office paper); scrap metal; cardboard.

Address: 1361 Pineview Dr.  (beside Walmart Plaza in front of Lowes)

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-1747

Website: http://www.goodwillnmi.org

 

Goodwill Industries in Gaylord recycles the following items in any condition: computer monitors, computers (desktop and laptop), printers, scanners, hard drives (external or internal), keyboards, mice, speakers, cords and cables, ink and toner cartridges, & software. 

 

Home Depot

Item(s): Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Rechargeable Batteries for

Power Tools

 

Address: 1381 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-8471

 

Lowes

Item(s): CFLs/Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs, Rechargeable Batteries for Power Tools, Plastic Bags

Address: 600 Edelweiss Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-3920

 

Michigan Mattress Recyclers

Item(s): Mattresses


Address:             1089 Anna Drive

                           Gaylord, MI  49735

                           (North on Meecher from W. Main Street/M-32, left on to Anna Drive)

Telephone:         989-390-1913

Cost:                   $10.00/piece (mattress and box springs would be two pieces), or call for pricing on pick-ups.

Notes:                 Call before dropping items off.

 

Otsego County Habitat ReStore

Item(s): Carpet; Ceiling Tiles; Ceramic Tile; Construction Materials Donation/Reuse;

Electronics; Gift Bags; Gypsum Drywall; Household Furniture; Household Item

Donation/Reuse; Linoleum; Office Furniture; Ornaments; Other Type

of Wood Products; Paint Donation/Exchange; Porcelain Products; Reusable

Appliance Donation; Roofing Materials; Shingles; Televisions; Vehicle Donation;

Windows; Wood

 

Address: 1384 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-731-4506

Website: http://www.otsegohabitat.org/page4.html

 

 

Walgreens

Item(s): Inkjet Cartridges

Address: 1290 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-0578

 

Metal

 

County of Otsego

Otsego's drop-off program is a dual-stream system (separated into two streams)

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

Note: Five locations in Otsego County (Gaylord; Hayes-Tower Road; Vanderbilt; Johannesburg; Waters)

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Brochure: http://www.otsegocountymi.gov/uploads/Otsego-County-Recycling-Brochure.pdf

Address: See brochure above

Telephone: 989-732-4021

 

A & L Iron and Metal Company

Item(s): Scrap Metal

Address: 2000 Millbocker Rd

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989- 732-5900

Website: http://www.alironandmetal.com/

 

Arrow Sanitation/American Waste

Item(s): Cardboard (Must be flattened and clean)

Wood: Wood which has not been painted on or treated.

A small fee may apply for large quantities of wood.

Scrap metal.

Address: 254 Little League Drive

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-4243

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

 

Goodwill Industries

Item(s): Bicycles; Books; Clothing; Compact Discs; Computers; Gift Bags; Household Furniture; Household Items (radios, house wares, lamps, coffe makers, collectibles, etc.); Lawn and Garden Equipment; Musical Instruments; Office Furniture; Office Supplies; Ornaments; Sporting Goods; Telephones; Tools; Toys; Vehicle Donations; Shoes; Linens; scrap paper (including office paper); scrap metal; cardboard.

Address: 1361 Pineview Dr.  (beside Walmart Plaza in front of Lowes)

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-1747

Website: http://www.goodwillnmi.org

 

Goodwill Industries in Gaylord recycles the following items in any condition: computer monitors, computers (desktop and laptop), printers, scanners, hard drives (external or internal), keyboards, mice, speakers, cords and cables, ink and toner cartridges, & software.

 

 

Grayling Township Recycling Center

Item(s): # 1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (clear and colored); Aluminum Cans; Brown Paper Bags;

Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Clear Glass; Computer Paper; Grass

Clippings; Magazines; Mixed Paper; Newspaper; Paperboard; Phonebooks;

Tin or Steel Cans; White Office Paper; Yard Waste (check for details)

 

Address: 4670 W. North Down River Road

Grayling, MI 49738

Telephone: 989-348-3195

Website: http://www.twp.grayling.mi.us/recycling.html

 

Otsego County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites: Cardboard; Boxboard; Brown Paper Bags; Newspapers; Magazines; Catalogs; Books; Cans (aluminum, steel and tin); Foil; Foil Trays; Glass Bottle & Jars (clear, green, brown and blue); #1 and #2 Plastic Bottles, Jugs & Jars; Office Paper, Junk Mail, Envelopes, File Folders

Free of Charge

Note: Five locations in Otsego County including Gaylord, Vanderbilt, Hayes Township Hall, Charlton/Chester/Dover Transfer Station, Otsego Road Commission property on Old State Road. See website for exact details.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Website: http://www.OtsegoRecycling.org

Addresses: See website for details.

Telephone: 989-732-4021

 

St. Mary Cathedral School

Item: Tin and Aluminum

Detail: Fundraiser for the 8th, 9th, and 10th grade class trip

Drop off in the large blue dumpster near the gym entrance on N. Otsego Avenue.  Please remove metal from any bags or boxes.

Item: Used inkjet and laser printer cartridges, and used cell phones

Detail: Inside office doors. ONLY DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR

Bins are located outside the high school entrance on Mitchell St

 

Address: 321 North Otsego Avenue

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-5801

 

Paint & Household Hazardous Waste

 

 

Otsego County Habitat ReStore

Item(s): Carpet; Ceiling Tiles; Ceramic Tile; Construction Materials Donation/Reuse;

Electronics; Gift Bags; Gypsum Drywall; Household Furniture; Household Item

Donation/Reuse; Linoleum; Office Furniture; Ornaments; Other Type

of Wood Products; Paint Donation/Exchange; Porcelain Products; Reusable

Appliance Donation; Roofing Materials; Shingles; Televisions; Vehicle Donation;

Windows; Wood

Address: 1384 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-731-4506

Website: http://www.otsegohabitat.org/page4.html

 

Paper

 

County of Otsego

Otsego's drop-off program is a dual-stream system (separated into two streams)

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

Note: Five locations in Otsego County (Gaylord; Hayes-Tower Road; Vanderbilt; Johannesburg; Waters)

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Brochure: http://www.otsegocountymi.gov/uploads/Otsego-County-Recycling-Brochure.pdf

Address: See brochure above

Telephone: 989-732-4021

 

Arrow Sanitation/American Waste

Item(s): Cardboard (Must be flattened and clean)

Wood: Wood which has not been painted on or treated.

A small fee may apply for large quantities of wood.

Scrap metal.

Address: 254 Little League Drive

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-4243

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

 

Crossroads Industries Inc.

Item(s): Corrugated Cardboard, Newspapers, Magazines (for free)

Crossroads has a secure shredding department that will shred

office paper for $0.15/lb. They recycle all of the shredded paper.

 

Address: 2464 Silver Fox Trail

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-1233

Website: http://crossroadsindustries.com/shredding.cfm

 

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

The Drop-off Center may take large plastic toys and plastic chairs. Call ahead prior to drop-off to ensure they are accepting the items. 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

 

 

Goodwill Industries

Item(s): Bicycles; Books; Clothing; Compact Discs; Computers; Gift Bags; Household Furniture; Household Items (radios, house wares, lamps, coffe makers, collectibles, etc.); Lawn and Garden Equipment; Musical Instruments; Office Furniture; Office Supplies; Ornaments; Sporting Goods; Telephones; Tools; Toys; Vehicle Donations; Shoes; Linens; scrap paper (including office paper); scrap metal; cardboard.

Address: 1361 Pineview Dr.  (beside Walmart Plaza in front of Lowes)

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-1747

Website: http://www.goodwillnmi.org

 

Goodwill Industries in Gaylord recycles the following items in any condition: computer monitors, computers (desktop and laptop), printers, scanners, hard drives (external or internal), keyboards, mice, speakers, cords and cables, ink and toner cartridges, & software.

 

 

Grayling Township Recycling Center

Item(s): # 1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (clear and colored); Aluminum Cans; Brown Paper Bags;

Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Clear Glass; Computer Paper; Grass

Clippings; Magazines; Mixed Paper; Newspaper; Paperboard; Phonebooks;

Tin or Steel Cans; White Office Paper; Yard Waste (check for details)

 

Address: 4670 W. North Down River Road

Grayling, MI 49738

Telephone: 989-348-3195

Website: http://www.twp.grayling.mi.us/recycling.html

 

 

Kalkaska County Recycling Center

Item(s): #1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (HDPE Clear and Colored); #3 Plastic; #4 Plastic (LDPE);

#5 Plastic (Polypropylene); #6 Plastic (Polystyrene); #7 Plastic (Other); Aerosol

Cans; Aluminum Cans; Aluminum Foil; Auto Parts; Book Recycling; Brown

Glass; Brown Paper Bags; Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Cell Phones;

Clear Glass; Computer Donation; Computer Monitors; Computer Paper;

Computer Recycling; Electronics; Ferrous Metals; Gift Boxes; Greeting Cards;

Inner Tubes; Large Appliances; Lawn and Garden Equipment; Magazines;

Marine Battery; Metal Clothes Hangers; Milk and Juice Cartons; Mixed Paper;

Newspaper; NiCad Batteries; Nonferrous Metal; Office Machines; Other

Batteries; Packing Peanut Reuse; Pallets; Paperboard; Phonebooks; Plastic

Bags; Rechargeable Batteries; Single-use Batteries; Telephones; Televisions;

Tin or Steel Cans; Used Tires; White Office Paper

Note: Call or check website for locations, fees and item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: 904 Island Lake Road

Kalkaska, MI 49646

Telephone: 231-258-3369

Website: http://kalkaskacounty.net/recycling.asp

 

 

Lions Club Trailer

Item(s): Newspaper (bundled or in brown paper bag)

 

Address: 931 S. Otsego Avenue (in front of Merchandise Outlet)

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: See Website

Website: http://gaylordlions.lionwap.org

 

 

Otsego County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites: Cardboard; Boxboard; Brown Paper Bags; Newspapers; Magazines; Catalogs; Books; Cans (aluminum, steel and tin); Foil; Foil Trays; Glass Bottle & Jars (clear, green, brown and blue); #1 and #2 Plastic Bottles, Jugs & Jars; Office Paper, Junk Mail, Envelopes, File Folders

Free of Charge

Note: Five locations in Otsego County including Gaylord, Vanderbilt, Hayes Township Hall, Charlton/Chester/Dover Transfer Station, Otsego Road Commission property on Old State Road. See website for exact details.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Website: http://www.OtsegoRecycling.org

Addresses: See website for details.

Telephone: 989-732-4021

 

 

 

 

Plastic

 

County of Otsego

Otsego's drop-off program is a dual-stream system (separated into two streams)

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

Note: Five locations in Otsego County (Gaylord; Hayes-Tower Road; Vanderbilt; Johannesburg; Waters)

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Brochure: http://www.otsegocountymi.gov/uploads/Otsego-County-Recycling-Brochure.pdf

Address: See brochure above

Telephone: 989-732-4021

 

Emmet County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

At Drop-off

Center:

Containers Include: plastic bottles, jugs, and jars; plastic tubs, trays, and cups; juice boxes, milk cartons, and paper cups; metal cans, foil and trays; glass bottles and jars.

Paper, Boxes and Bags Include: newspapers and inserts; magazines, catalogs, and books; office and writing paper; cardboard, cereal boxes and grocery bags; plastic grocery and bread bags.

Free of Charge

 

Small Appliances; Large Appliances; Electronics; Fluorescent Light Bulbs; Batteries; Scrap Metal; Tires; Rubble; Wood; Clothing and Bedding; Shoes and Work Boots; Antifreeze; Motor Oil (plus similar)

There may be fees associated with some items

Note: Twelve locations in Emmet County (Petoskey and Harbor Shores).

Items accepted dependent on location.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

 

Address: Call or check website.

Telephone: 231-348-0640

Website: http://www.co.emmet.mi.us/dpw/Recycling.htm

 

 

Grayling Township Recycling Center

Item(s): # 1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (clear and colored); Aluminum Cans; Brown Paper Bags;

Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Clear Glass; Computer Paper; Grass

Clippings; Magazines; Mixed Paper; Newspaper; Paperboard; Phonebooks;

Tin or Steel Cans; White Office Paper; Yard Waste (check for details)

 

Address: 4670 W. North Down River Road

Grayling, MI 49738

Telephone: 989-348-3195

Website: http://www.twp.grayling.mi.us/recycling.html

 

 

Kalkaska County Recycling Center

Item(s): #1 Plastic; #2 Plastic (HDPE Clear and Colored); #3 Plastic; #4 Plastic (LDPE);

#5 Plastic (Polypropylene); #6 Plastic (Polystyrene); #7 Plastic (Other); Aerosol

Cans; Aluminum Cans; Aluminum Foil; Auto Parts; Book Recycling; Brown

Glass; Brown Paper Bags; Car Batteries; Cardboard; Catalogs; Cell Phones;

Clear Glass; Computer Donation; Computer Monitors; Computer Paper;

Computer Recycling; Electronics; Ferrous Metals; Gift Boxes; Greeting Cards;

Inner Tubes; Large Appliances; Lawn and Garden Equipment; Magazines;

Marine Battery; Metal Clothes Hangers; Milk and Juice Cartons; Mixed Paper;

Newspaper; NiCad Batteries; Nonferrous Metal; Office Machines; Other

Batteries; Packing Peanut Reuse; Pallets; Paperboard; Phonebooks; Plastic

Bags; Rechargeable Batteries; Single-use Batteries; Telephones; Televisions;

Tin or Steel Cans; Used Tires; White Office Paper

Note: Call or check website for locations, fees and item preparation

guidelines.

 

Address: 904 Island Lake Road

Kalkaska, MI 49646

Telephone: 231-258-3369

Website: http://kalkaskacounty.net/recycling.asp

 

Lowes

Item(s): CFLs/Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs, Rechargeable Batteries for Power Tools, Plastic Bags

Address: 600 Edelweiss Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-3920

 

Meijer

Item(s): Plastic Bags

 

Address: 250 Meijer Drive

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-731-9600

Website: http://www.meijer.com/

 

Otsego County Recycling Drop-off Center and Sites

Item(s):

At Drop Sites: Cardboard; Boxboard; Brown Paper Bags; Newspapers; Magazines; Catalogs; Books; Cans (aluminum, steel and tin); Foil; Foil Trays; Glass Bottle & Jars (clear, green, brown and blue); #1 and #2 Plastic Bottles, Jugs & Jars; Office Paper, Junk Mail, Envelopes, File Folders

Free of Charge

Note: Five locations in Otsego County including Gaylord, Vanderbilt, Hayes Township Hall, Charlton/Chester/Dover Transfer Station, Otsego Road Commission property on Old State Road. See website for exact details.

Call or check website for item preparation guidelines.

Website: http://www.OtsegoRecycling.org

Addresses: See website for details.

Telephone: 989-732-4021

 

Save-A-Lot

Item(s): plastic grocery bags

Address: 1396 W. Main Street

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-705-2624

 

 

Walmart Supercenter

Item(s): Plastic Bags

Address: 950 Edelweiss Village Parkway

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-8090

Website: http://www.walmart.com

 

 

Wood

Arrow Sanitation/American Waste

Item(s): Cardboard (Must be flattened and clean)

Wood: Wood which has not been painted on or treated.

A small fee may apply for large quantities of wood.

Scrap metal.

Address: 254 Little League Drive

Gaylord, MI 49735

Telephone: 989-732-4243

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

 

 
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