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Recyclable Plastics

Aluminum Cans

Aluminum Cans may be dropped off at no charge.

WestRock Recycling
1775 County Services Parkway
Marietta, GA 30008
(678) 403-3900
westrock.com

Please dump the cans out of any bags or boxes that you may have it stored in.  Foil and TV dinner trays type materials are all accepted.  Cobb county does NOT pay for aluminum cans. 

Electronics

Electronics may be dropped off for a fee*

Advanced Disposal Transfer Station
1897 County Services Parkway
Marietta, GA 30008
(770) 485-8940

Items accepted:

Computer Monitors Video Machines Telephones CD Players Cell Phones
Microwave Ovens Alarm Clocks Testing and Networking Equipment Circuit Boards Rechargeable Batteries
Computer CPU's Disk Drives Cameras Portable Radios Cables
Stereos VCRs CB Radios Electrical Panels Projectors
Toasters Can Openers Modems Typewriters Keyboards
Laptops Floppy Drives Computer Mice UPS Battery Back-Up 8-Tracks (Reel to Reel Tape)
Copiers and Printers Video Cameras Record Players Fax Machines Scanners 

Let the scale operator know that you are bringing electronics to recycle.  You will be directed to a specific area on the tipping floor where you may leave the electronics.

*There is a nominal fee of $7.00 for any amount under 400 pounds.  Televisions will not be recycled and are subject to regular tipping floor fees. 

Glass

Glass containers (such as wine bottles, beer bottles, etc.) are acceptable at no charge.

WestRock Recycling
1775 County Services Parkway
Marietta, GA 30008
(678) 403-3900
westrock.com

The rule of thumb is:  If it is a container with a cap, it is recyclable. 

Do not recycle other glass products such as table tops, window panes, headlights, light bulbs, drinking glasses, etc.   These items contain additives that make the glass unsuitable for recycling.  These items can be taken down the street to Advanced Disposal Services located at 1897 County Services Parkway.

Read more about glass recycling

Paper Products

Paper Products may be dropped off at no charge.

WestRock Recycling
1775 County Services Parkway
Marietta, GA 30008
(678) 403-3900
westrock.com

Paper products, such as newspapers, magazines, office paper, and cardboard (example: cereal boxes, etc.) may all be recycled in one container.   There are separate bins for corrugated cardboard boxes.  

Plastic Containers

Plastic containers (such as water bottles, milk jugs, detergent bottles, etc.) accepted at no charge.

WestRock Recycling
1775 County Services Parkway
Marietta, GA 30008
(678) 403-3900
westrock.com

Plastics containers are acceptable.  The rule of thumb is:  If it is a container with a cap, it is recyclable. 

Do not recycle other plastic products such as bubble wrap, polystyrene (also known as Styrofoam),  hard plastic items (such as laundry baskets, plastic shoe boxes, trash cans, etc.) are not acceptable.  These items can be taken down the street to Advanced Disposal Services located at 1897 County Services Parkway.   

Steel and Other Metal Cans

Steel and metal cans may be dropped off at no charge.

WestRock Recycling
1775 County Services Parkway
Marietta, GA 30008
(678) 403-3900
westrock.com

Steel, commonly called "tin" cans are acceptable.  It is not necessary to remove paper labels or to flatten the cans.