Recycling Center & Recycling Drop-Off Stations Temporarily Closed starting Feb. 24th
for scheduled outage to improve efficiency and quality of recyclables by replacing paper sorting equipment
Any plastic, Styrofoam, light paper, or fine particle material that is not securely bundled to prevent operational hazard.
Dead animals from agricultural operations, road kill, or other sources requiring special management.
• Mobile homes
• Any bulky item that requires special handling including equipment and labor to manage.
All appliances in mobile homes or trailers are to be removed prior to disposal.
Plastic bags and shredded paper are no longer accepted in your recycling bin.
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• Car/Pickup Truck
• Semi truck and trailer
• Riding lawn mower
• Agricultural tires with rim size 14” or less
• Bicycle (10 bike tires equals the cost of a single passenger car tire)
The tires that are accepted for recycling must be clean.
• Agricultural tires with rim diameter greater than 14”
• Airplane tires
• Skid Steer, loader or earth moving equipment tires
Tires that are not accepted for recycling may be cut into a minimum of two pieces (half) for disposal in the landfill and will be charged according to the fee schedule based on minimum charge or according to the weight and cut tire tonnage pricing.
Kent County’s Recycling & Education Center utilizes state-of-the-art technology as well as manual sorting to separate plastics, metals, glass and paper into commodities that are valuable in the domestic and global marketplace. Visit the Recycling & Education Center to see for yourself!