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Recycling Drop Spots and Locations

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Recycling Drop Spots

Cobb County Government Services Building

4700 Austell Road
Austell, GA  30106

Currently, this is the only "Drop Spot" available.

The bins are located in the back corner of the lot.  Do not leave items outside of the bins.  Everything must be placed inside.

Accepted Items:

  • Mixed Paper
  • Plastics 1-7
  • Aluminum
  • Steel Cans
  • Flattened Cardboard

**NO GLASS IS ACCEPTED**

Alternative Recycling Locations

Alternative recycling locations include:

WestRock Recycling

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

Hours:

Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Accepts:

  • Paper
  • Cardboard
  • Newspaper
  • Phonebooks
  • Cartons
  • Junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Plastic containers
  • Aluminum
  • Tin cans
  • Glass jars
  • Glass bottles

Prohibited:

  • Trash
  • Polystyrene AKA "Styrofoam"
  • Grocery bags
  • Batteries
  • Paint
  • Light bulbs
  • Hazardous materials
  • Oil
  • Antifreeze
  • Yard waste
  • Electronics
  • Tires
  • Propane tanks

ABC Recycling

595 Cobb Pkwy N.
Marietta, GA 30062
(678) 290-9866
metalrecyclingmariettaga.com

Call for pricing.

Accepts:

  • Recycles metals (hangers, lawn mowers, copper wire, stainless steel)

 Call2recycle

1000 Parkwood Cir,  Ste 200
Atlanta, GA 30339
call2recycle.org

Accepts the following batteries (up to 2 lbs / 1 kg per battery):

  • NiCd
  • NiMH
  • Lithium-ion
  • Lithium-ion-polymer
  • Lead-acid batteries

Does not recycle primary batteries, rechargeable alkalines or lead-acid batteries weighing more than 2 lbs. / 1 kg each.

Solid Waste Transfer Station (operated by Advanced Disposal Services)

1897 County Services Pkwy
Marietta, GA 30008
(770) 485-8940

Hours:

Monday - Friday: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Accepts:

  • Tires
  • Used motor oil
  • Used antifreeze
  • Car and truck batteries
  • Electronics
  • Paint: $5/per gallon
  • Freon: $5
  • Propane Tanks: $5
  • Tires $5 each
  • Tonnage: $55 for 1st ton and $60 for all other tons

General pricing: up to 400 pounds is a flat fee of $7;  $0.03 for each additional pound.

Staples

All Locations.  Contact your local store for pricing.
staples.com

Accepts:

  • Binders
  • Ink cartridges
  • Toners
  • Computers (all electronics)
  • Printers
  • Monitors
  • Laptops
  • Scanners
  • Notebooks
  • Battery backups
  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Plastic bags

Batteries Plus Bulbs

All Locations
batteriesplus.com

Call your local store for pricing.

Accepts:

  • All Batteries and fluorescent bulbs