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        The Elk County Recycling Department provides assistance to residents by providing collection services for recyclable items in each of our local communities.  The regular collection schedule is listed below.  Each spring, the department coordinates an "e-waste" collection which provides a way for residents to recycle electronics, paint containers and other items which are often difficult to dispose of.

 Click here for the next annual Household and "E-Waste" collection date

The location of collection is at the Moline Rodeo Grounds from 8 am - 12 pm

 

TYPES OF HOUSEHOLD ITEMS ACCEPTED

PLASTIC CONTAINERS - (Rinsed clean)

  • Marked with a 1 - Soft drink & water bottles, any plastics that you can see through
  • Marked with a 2 - Milk jugs & large water jugs, plastics that are opaque and not dyed
  • Marked with a 2 -Colored plastics such as detergent bottles,solid color plastics


STEEL CANS - all sizes, rinsed, it's not necessary to remove labels
ALUMINUM CANS - rinsed & crushed
PAPER - newspaper, office or mixed paper, junk mail, misc paper all weights & color
CORRUGATED CARDBOARD - remove all non-cardboard packaging & break down to lay flat
GLASS - any color bottles & window glass (No light bulbs)
CARDBOARD - remove all non-cardboard packing and break down to lay flat 

PLEASE - NO PETROLEUM CONTAINERS!

Participating Businesses Pick-Up

Monday: Howard                                              

Tuesday: OFF                                                  

Wednesday: Howard                                       

Thursday: Moline                                            

Friday: Longton                                              

 

Household Weekend Trailer Drop-off

Trailer will be at these location from Friday- Sunday

   1st Weekend: Longton- Across from the City Office                                

2nd Weekend: Howard- On West side of the Courthouse                      

3rd Weekend: Moline- At the Water Tower                                            

4th Weekend: Howard- On West side of the Courthouse                     

 There will be no recycle pick up or drop off in Elk Falls or Grenola, we encourage you to bring your recyclables to Longton or Moline.

Thank You!

 

Recently, waste for recycling has been left unattended. Animals, Mother Nature, and other factors create a mess out of it. Clean-Up costs the recycling program precious time, money, and resources. Please help us keep our program by dropping your recycling at designated times and places.

THANK YOU for doing your part!