Category List

Not sure of what you can recycle locally, or who accepts recyclable materials? Select the link to the category of the material you'd like to recycle and find out where it can be recycled.

Appliances & Scrap Metal

Cascade Metal Recycling

Accepts aluminum, barbecues, brass, cars with and without titles, copper, dryers, metal fencing, hot water heaters, lawnmowers (riding and push) metal playground equipment, refrigerator compressors, stainless steel.

Schnitzer Steel (White City)

Accepts aluminum, bicycles, brass, cars with titles, copper, dishwashers, dryers, refrigerators with compressors, stainless steel, steel, washers.

Southern Oregon Sanitation

Accepts scrap metal for free, and appliances for a fee at the Kerby Transfer Station and Recycle Depot.

Republic Services

Accepts televisions, microwaves, computers for fee at the Recycle Depot.

Accepts televisions, microwaves, computers, as well as scrap metal for fee at the Merlin Transfer Station.

Appliances are not accepted even for a fee at the Recycle Depot and Merlin Transfer Station.

Cars

Cascade Metal Recycling

Accepts cars with and without titles

Merlin Transfer Station (Republic Services )

Accepts car batteries

Schnitzer Steel (White City)

Accepts cars with titles

Wheels for Wishes (part of Make A Wish Foundation)

Accepts cars with titles. Transport is arranged by Wheels for Wishes

Curbside Recycling

Republic Services 

Accepts only corrugated cardboard, milk jug style containers (clear of white), newspapers and inserts (no magazines), and tin and aluminum cans (rinse thoroughly-no lids). 

Does Not Accept glass, wax coated cardboard, styrofoam, plastic bags, motor oil, antifreeze, clothing, wood, buckets with metal handles, plastic furniture, baling twine, or strapping.

Southern Oregon Sanitation

Accepts only corrugated cardboard, milk jug style containers (clear of white), newspapers and inserts (no magazines), and tin and aluminum cans (rinse thoroughly-no lids). 

Does Not Accept waxed cardboard, motor oil, antifreeze, glass, plastic bags.

Electronics & Computers

Republic Services Recycle Depot / Southern Oregon Aspire

Accepts cell phones, computers, computer monitors, modems, personal digital devices, scanners, printers, televisions, microwaves, cameras, VCRs, DVD players.

Cascade Metal Recycling

Accepts computer modems.

Goodwill - Official E-CYCLE drop off point

Accepts televisions, computers, laptops, monitors.

Merlin Transfer Station - Official E-CYCLE drop off point

Accepts household batteries, televisions, computers, laptops, monitors.

Project Restart

Accepts complete computer systems.

Southern Oregon Sanitation - Official E-CYCLE Drop-off Point

Accepts televisions, computers, laptops, monitors.

Staples

Accepts cell phones, computers and monitors, printer cartridges, printers, scanners.

Glass

Republic Services

Recycle Depot and Merlin Transfer Station

Southern Oregon Sanitation

Recycle Depot and Kerby Transfer Station

Paint

Glidden Paint (Grants Pass)

Sherwin Williams (Grants Pass)

Paintcare - Large Volume Pickup Service

Accepts large quantities (200+ gallons) of paint. See their website for more information.

Paper & Cardboard

Southern Oregon Sanitation

Accepts only corrugated cardboard and newsprint.

Republic Services

Accepts only corrugated cardboard and newsprint.

Plastics

Southern Oregon Sanitation

Only milk jug style containers are accepted.

Republic Services

Only milk jug style containers are accepted.

Yard Waste

Jo Co Transfer Station (formerly JO-GRO)

See Republic Services, Local Facilities for details.

Southern Oregon Compost

See Southern Oregon Compost website for details.

Southern Oregon Sanitation

See Southern Oregon Sanitation website for details.