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Elkhart County Residential Recycling Sites

Elkhart County Solid Waste District
500 N. Nappanee Street
Elkhart, IN 46514
(574) 293-2269

   

Elkhart

Cobblestone Shopping Plaza
Bristol Street

Recycling Works
605 Mason Street.

K-Mart - Northpointe
3101 E. Elkhart Street.

Wakarusa

Industrial Park
County Road 103

Bristol

Hardings
300 E. Elkhart Street

New Paris

Old Burger Dairy Site
67895 C.R. 23


 

Middlebury

Forks County Line Store
508 E. Warren

Nappanee

Martin’s Super Market
US 6

Goshen

East Goshen Mennonite Church
17861 State Road 4

Goshen College
1700 South Main

Salvation Army
1013 N. Main

Shanklin Park
State Road 119

Ox Bow Park
23427 C.R. 45

Martin’s Super Market
1527 Bashor Road

 
 

Materials accepted at sites: newspapers, phone books, magazines, aluminum cans, bi-metal cans, clear and colored glass, plastics #1 - #7, and corrugated cardboard. Cereal boxes and other “soft” cardboard products may be recycled with the newspapers.

Household Hazardous Waste Collections Schedule for Elkhart County Residents Will be held on the first Saturdays of every month at the Elkhart County Correctional Facility near the intersection of County Road 7 and County Road 26. Enter off of County Road 7. Hours are 8:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

Frequency of Pick up
Cardboard Cont.: 7 days a week
Comingled Cont.: 6 days a week


Single Stream Recycling:
Only separate corrugated cardboard from other materials.

Items not accepted at the monthly household hazardous waste drop off:

Tires: take to a retailer:
Please return these to a store that sells tires (area retailer).

E- Waste:
Recycling Works will accept non-working TVs from Elkhart County residents
Omni Source
ADEC
Staples
Best Buy

Microwaves:

Schupan & Sons
Omnisource

Refrigerators & Freezers:
I & M (call 877-395-5535 for pick up)

Latex Paint:
Absorb paint with shredded newspaper, kitty litter, sand, sawdust, or other absorbent, and dispose in your trash. Aerosol cans can be emptied of their contents and disposed in the trash. We will take oil based paint.

Akaline Batteries*:
Dispose in trash.
We will accept recyclable lithium batteries.

Tires and car batteries can be recycled at stores that sell them. Car batteries may also be taken to an area scrap metal dealer.

Medications:
Medications may be dropped off at any Elkhart County police station lobby 365 days a year. We accept medications and sharps, but please put sharps in a puncture proof container. You may also add water to pills, seal the lid tightly, and seal whole container in a resealable plastic bag. You may soak up liquid meds with sand or kitty liter, secure the lid tightly, and seal the whole container in a resealable plastic bag. Both may be disposed in landfill in that condition.

If you have questions concerning what to recycle, contact our office
at 574-293-2269.

Board Meetings start at 8:30 A.M.
Friday, January 18, 2013
Friday, March 15, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Thursday, December 19, 2013

Advisory Committee meetings start at 7:30 A.M.
Friday, February 15, 2013
Friday, April 19, 2013
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Thursday, December 19, 2013


           
 
 
 

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