Recycling Center

Address: 65 West Asbury Road, McDonough, GA 30253
Tel: (770) 288-6410
E-Mail: E-Mail Us

Hours: Mon-Fri: 8am - 6pm / Sat: 8am - 2pm / Closed Sunday

Recycling Items Accepted

We no longer accept plastics #3, 4, 5, and 7, which includes such items as yogurt and margarine tubs, cooking oil bottles, PVC pipes, plastic shower curtains and other plastics.

Accepted Items must be separated as follows:

  • Clear glass
  • Brown glass
  • Green glass
  • Plastics #1, such as juice, soda and water bottles
  • Plastics #2 such as milk jugs and liquid detergent bottles
  • Cardboard
  • Office paper
  • Newspaper and magazines
  • Acid-based batteries, such as those from a car or lawnmower
  • Motor oil
  • Residential cooking oil
  • Scrap metal, such as appliances, lawn mowers and tin cans
  • Please see the Recycle Center attendant for assistance with Yard waste
  • Live Christmas Trees

The Recycling Center will also take appliances, such as washers, dryers and any appliance where scrap metal can be salvaged, all free of charge.  However, the facility is strictly a recycling center and will no longer accept any trash, bulk items that can’t be recycled, or tires.

2018 Closings

January 1, 2018   New Year's Day
January 15, 2018   Martin Luther King Holiday
March 30, 2018   Good Friday (Floating Holiday)
May 28, 2018   Memorial Day
July 4, 2018   Independence Day
September 3, 2018   Labor Day
November 22, 2018   Thanksgiving Holiday
November 23, 2018   Thanksgiving Holiday
December 24, 2018   Christmas Holiday
December 25, 2018   Christmas Holiday
December 31, 2018   New Year's Eve (Floating Holiday)
January 1, 2019   New Year's Day

Available Landfills:

120 East Main St.
Hampton, GA 0228

Pine Ridge Landfill
105 Bailey Jester Road
Griffin, GA 30224