Environmental Collection Center

Environmental Collection Center

 
6616 Walnut St. (Google Maps) (PDF)
Environmental Collection Center

Hours of Operation:

Summer Hours (March 1 - September 30)


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday  8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday  8 a.m. - 6 p.m.*
Saturday  8 a.m. – 1 p.m.* 
Closed Sunday

*Household Chemical Disposal: Wednesday 2 to 6 p.m
Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Winter Hours (October 1 - February 28)

 
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday  8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.*
Saturday  8 a.m. – 1 p.m.* 
Closed Sunday

*Household Chemical Disposal: Wednesday 2 to 5 p.m. 
Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 


Environmental Collection Center Dumpsters
  1. Special item recycling
  2. Mixed Recycling
  3. Used Box Sales

Special Item Recycling

 

​Each special item has its own guidelines, please read and follow the guidelines.  


Cardboard Bailer

Donations

 Household Batteries
 

Cardboard 

 

Donations

 

Household Batteries

 Flatten, remove all debris (including Styrofoam and packing paper), place in the trailer labeled "Cardboard Only". 
Gently used clothing and shoes are collected by Medina Children's Home for reuse.  Only household batteries (A, AA, AAA, C, D, etc.) batteries go into the receptacle for batteries.
Motor / Cooking Oil
Plastic Bags
Styrofoam
 

Motor Oil/ Cooking Oil

 

Plastic Grocery Bags

 

Styrofoam

Motor oil can be emptied into the drum for motor oil.
Cooking oil can be emptied into the drum for cooking oil.
Use precautions when transporting flammable liquids.
 Please bag your grocery bags so they do not blow away in high winds. Place bagged bags in the receptacle for plastic bags.  Packaging Styrofoam is collected inside the Environmental Services warehouse (look for the sign for Used Box Sales).
Styrofoam recycled here is densified for easier transportation on its journey to be recycled.

Lightly used clothing and shoes are collected by Medina Children's Home.
Lightly used clothing and shoes are collected by Medina Children's Home.
  1. Household Chemical Disposal
  2. Shredding Services
  3. Free Compost 

Household Chemical Disposal



For items that require specialty disposal or recycling please visit our Household Chemical Disposal Center. This program is only offered twice a week (March 1 - September 30) Wednesdays 2 - 6 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. (October 1 - February 29) Wednesdays 2 - 5 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Electronics: Computers, Televisions, Computer Accessories, Monitors, Cell phones, Tablets, etc.
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW): Paint, Pesticides, Chemicals, Batteries, Light Bulbs, etc.
Metal Appliances: Ovens, Dryers, Washer, Microwaves, Dishwashers, etc.
Appliances with Freon ($40 Freon extraction fee): Refrigerators, Wine Coolers, Water Coolers, Freezers, etc.

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