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Residential Waste Reduction & Recycling
Uptown Center

11th Street between Tryon St. & College St.
Traveling North on Tryon St. make a right onto 11th St. The recycling center is on the right in between Tryon and College streets. Look for the large red collection containers. Get A Map
Hours of Operation:
24 hours, 7 days a week. (This is an unattended center).

Acceptable Materials:

NEW!!  Plastic Bottles and Jugs (EXCEPT #6)
NEW!!  Wide-Mouth Plastic Containers
NEW!!  Rigid Plastics
NEW!!  Empty Aerosol Cans
NEW!!  Milk and Juice Cartons, Juice Boxes

  • Aluminum/steel/tin cans
  • Spiral paper cans ( i.e. frozen juice cans
  • Glass jars/bottles (all colors) (NO lids or caps, ceramic cups, window/windshield glass, pyrex, glass dinnerware--plates and cups)
  • Junk mail and Mixed Paper (office paper, junk mail, envelopes, cereal boxes without liners, paper bags, gift boxes, gift wrap, dry food boxes, beer and pop cartons, mail tubes, paper towel rolls, index cards, file folders, paper egg cartons and paper food trays). (NO paper contaminated with food residue, diapers, text books, styrofoam, plastic food containers, gift bows and ribbons, and plastic grocery bags!)
  • Newspapers and inserts
  • Magazines and catalogs
  • Telephone Books
  • Flattened corrugated cardboard 
  • NOW accepting pizza boxes!

Materials Preparation:    NEW!!!

ALL materials can be placed in the same dumpster, no need to separate.

Please do not leave any trash or other materials not accepted at the recycling center. The recycling centers are subject to close if the centers become trashed or if the recyclables become contaminated.


Please send your questions or comments to Steve Hoffman.

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