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Recycling Drop Spots and Locations

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Recycling Drop Spots

Keep Cobb Beautiful is partnering with Advanced Disposal Services to offer Cobb residents free Recycle Drop Spots to bring your recyclables from home.  No glass is accepted.

Accepted Items

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

There are now four sites, located at Fire Stations in each district in Cobb County.

District 1 District 2 District 3 District 4
Fire Station 28
3858 Kemp Ridge Rd
Acworth, GA 30101
Fire Station 21
4400 Lower Roswell Rd
Marietta, GA 30067
Fire Station 14
2905 Library Lane
Marietta, GA 30066
Fire Station 22
4700 Austell Rd
Austell, GA 30106

Alternative Recycling Locations

When you cannot wait for our semi annual community recycling events, please utilize these other resources:

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
  • 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
abcrecyclingga.com

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
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

Contact for pricing.

Accepts:

  • All Batteries and fluorescent bulbs