Cardboard we can recycle at Kent County Recycling & Education Center:
Corrugated cardboard boxes from shipping, pizza, packaging & moving
To recycle these items:
1. tear off greasy or dirty parts and discard
2. remove plastic straps and other plastic pieces from packaging
3. flatten cardboard
4. toss in the recycling bin!
We cannot recycle:
TANGLERS – anything stringy, like strapping around boxes
UNACCEPTABLE FOR OUR FACILITY – oversized boxes from appliances, large toys or other products without cutting the boxes into smaller pieces; foam from inside boxes; cardboard that is dirty or has food or grease soaked into it.
Kent County Recycling & Education Center977 Wealthy SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Accepts residential recycling and consumer electronics. Cathode Ray Tube (CRT) monitors & TVs are not accepted at this location.
North Kent Recycling & Waste Center2908 10 Mile Rd NE
Rockford, MI 49341
Accepts the following items for recycling: residential recycling, appliances, electronics, tires, cardboard, Christmas lights, and propane tanks. Accepts general refuse for disposal. Some items may have fees associated with them.
South Kent Recycling & Waste Center10300 South Kent Drive SW
Byron Center, MI 49315
Accepts the following items for recycling: appliances, electronics, tires, cardboard, Christmas lights, and propane tanks. Accepts general refuse for disposal. Some items may have fees associated with them.