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Community Recycling Events

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Annual Household Hazardous Waste Event

Thank you COBB County residents for diverting these items from our water source and landfills.

Annual Household Waste (HHW) Event

Keep Cobb Beautiful hosts an Annual Household Waste (HHW) Event that will take the following items for FREE from Cobb County residents (*there are limits, where noted).  Early arrival is recommended.  JULY 27, 2019 AT JIM MILLER PARK

Acceptable Items

  • Adhesives
  • Aerosols
  • Batteries
  • Cleaners and Swimming Pool Chemicals
  • Cooking Oil
  • Flammables
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Fluorescent Light Bulbs
  • Hobby and Artist's Supplies
  • Lawn Care Products
  • Mercury
  • Photo Chemicals
  • Paint and Paint-Related Products
    • *Only 10 (ten) gallons of paint per vehicle will be accepted.  Please do not add kitty litter.

Items not Accepted

  • Ammunition
  • Agricultural Waste
  • Biohazardous/Biomedical Waste
  • Radioactive Materials

Please consider a donation to KEEP COBB BEAUTIFUL

Biannual Community Recycling Event

Twice a year (spring and fall) Keep Cobb Beautiful hosts a FREE Community Recycling Event for Cobb County residents (but there are limits, where noted*).  Early arrival is recommended.


Computers, cell phones, printers, circuit boards, hard drive, gaming systems, VCRs, keyboards, flat screen televisions, flat screen monitors, fax machines, etc. 

There is a fee of $10 for each CRT TV and CRT monitor - cash only.

Household Textiles

Gently used shoes and tennis shoes, clothing, purses, blankets, decorative pillows, stuffed toys, sheets, towels, books, functional hard plastic toys and functional car seats/booster seats with liners and restraints intact. 

NO flip flops, rugs, mattresses, bed pillows or carpeting

Paper Shredding

Protect against identity theft by having documents shredded securely on-site by a licensed, bonded and locally-owned shredding company.  Medical bills, bank and credit card statements, checks, and documents that contain personal or sensitive information.  Please remove all paper clips and binder clips. 

Limit of 10 banker boxes or ten 13 gallon trash bags per vehicle. 

NO file folders, glossy paper, magazines, junk mail, periodicals, newspaper, CDs, DVDs, binders or books.


*To check for dates for events, visit our homepage and scroll down to Community and Affiliate Events*