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Recycling Drop Spots and Locations

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Drop Spot Location

District 4 has 1 "Drop Spot" location at 4700 Austell Road,  Austell, GA 30106. 

Items Accepted:

Mixed Paper, Newspaper, Junk mail, Magazines, Plastics 1-7, Aluminum, Steel and Tin Cans and flattened Cardboard. 

GLASS IS NOT ACCEPTABLE.  Glass can be taken to WestRock Recycling for free at:

1775 County Services Pkwy

Marietta, GA  30008

(678) 403-3900

Hours:

Monday - Friday 7 AM - 5 PM

Saturday - 9 AM - 4 PM

Closed on Sunday

Please do not place prohibited items in this bin:

Trash, Polystyrene AKA "Styrofoam", Grocery Bags, Batteries, Paint, Light Bulbs, Hazardous Materials, Oil, Antifreeze, Yard Waste, Electronics, Tires, Propane Tanks. 

 

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

Smyrna Recycling Center

3475 Lake Drive

Smyrna, GA 30082

(770) 431-2869

https://www.smyrnaga.gov/your-government/departments/keep-smyrna-beautiful/recycling

or

https://keepsmyrnabeautiful.com/recycling-center/

Hours:

Closed on Sundays and Mondays

Tuesday: 8:00am until 4:00pm

Wednesday: 8:00am until 4:00pm

Thursday: 10:00am until 6:00pm

Friday: 8:00am until 4:00pm

Saturday: 8:00am until 4:00pm

Accepts:

  • CRT Televisions $20 Fee, CRT Monitors $10 Fee , Projection and Console Televisions .35/LB.
  • Electronics - They can no longer accept vacuum cleaners, weed eaters, hedge trimmers or blowers.
  • Aluminum beverage cans 
  • Aluminum, Non-beverage  -- Aluminum foil, pie tins, gutters, etc. 
  • Batteries, Rechargeable -- No alkaline or single-use batteries accepted 
  • Batteries, Vehicle – Lead-acid auto, boat, motorcycle batteries, etc. 
  • Books – hardcover, paperback, encyclopedias, textbooks 
  • Cardboard – chipboard, pasteboard, corrugated boxes; ALL MUST BE FLAT 
  • Cell Phones– working or non-working 
  • Christmas lights
  • Cooking Oil, USED 
  • Cords, cables, wires 
  • Ferrous Metals and All- Metal Appliances: Washers, dryers, stoves, water heaters (No dishwashers, unless all-metal).

We do not accept appliances containing Freon or coolant (such as refrigerators, dehumidifiers, etc. ).

  •   Stainless Steel
  •  Fluorescent bulbs – all types, whole (unbroken), RESIDENTIAL ONLY. 
  •  Glass jars and bottles ONLY – color-separated. No other glass is accepted - no drinkware, vases, cookware, ashtrays,
  • Ink-Jet Cartridges, Toner Cartridges 
  • Motor Oil and Antifreeze
  • Paper, ALL TYPES:Junk mail, newspapers, magazines, office paper, paper bags. We do not accept cross-cut shredded paper.  
  • Plastics: CLEAN  #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7 consumer plastic (food and beverage containers) only.

No foam, and no rigid or  industrial plastics.  No plastic bags.

  • Plastic six-pack rings 
  • Shoes– athletic shoes in any condition; all other shoes should be in wearable condition and in pairs
  • Flags – We collect old American flags for a proper ceremonial disposal
  • School Supplies for Teacher's Supply Storehouse. Please ask for more information.

Prohibited:

  • Large rigid plastics (toys, buckets, garbage cans, etc.) 
  • Tires 
  • Propane tanks 
  • Mercury-containing devices (except fluorescent bulbs) 
  • paint or other hazardous/toxic materials
  • Child car seats
  • Wood of any kind 
  • Furniture unless all-metal
  • Plastic shower curtains 
  • Plastic tablecloths 
  • Plastic food packaging 
  • Medical waste 
  • Construction waste 
  • Mattresses, toilets

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 alkaline 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