Environmental Collection Center

Environmental Collection Center

6616 Walnut Street (Google Maps) Map (PDF)

Environmental Collection Center

Hours of Operation:


Winter Hours (October 1 through February 28)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.*
Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.*
Closed Sunday 

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

Summer Hours (March 1 through September 30)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.*
Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.*
Closed Sunday

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

Operating Hours are subject to change without notice in the case of inclement weather for the safety of workers and visitors.

Though the TCEQ permit, the Environmental Collection Center's Household Chemical and Electronics Disposal and Reuse is only open Wednesday afternoons and Saturday mornings. City of Frisco Environmental Services cannot accept chemicals or electronics outside of our special hours. Disposing of these items improperly is considered illegal dumping. Please visit our center during the Household Chemical Disposal's hours of operation.


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

Cardboard

Flatten, remove all debris (including Styrofoam and packing paper), place in the trailer labeled Cardboard Only.

Donations

Donations

Gently used clothing and shoes are collected by Medina Children's Home for reuse. 

Household Batteries

Household Batteries

Only household batteries (A, AA, AAA, C, D, etc.) batteries go into the receptacle for batteries.

Motor / Cooking OilPlastic BagsStyrofoam

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. 


Packaging Styrofoam is collected in the Styrofoam trailer - if the trailer is full or not out, please bring it inside the building.

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.

  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 through September 30) Wednesdays 2 to 6 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. (October 1 through February 29) Wednesdays 2 to 5 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 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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