Your Resource for Information About Recycling & Waste Reduction

The Allen County Solid Waste Management District…

Since its inception in 1991, the District has been dedicated to providing residents with unique recycling and waste reduction opportunities. The Allen County Solid Waste Management District is your source for recycling and waste reduction information.

From electronic equipment recycling to environmental education to household hazardous waste collection, the District offers a multitude of programs to Allen County residents, as well as assistance to area businesses.

Free Community Recycling

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Have you taken our recycling quiz?

Allen County residents  have the option of dropping off their sorted recyclables at any of these locations:

Sam’s Club

6736 Lima Road

Southgate Plaza  (behind)

281 East Pettit Avenue

Stellhorn Village

4522 Maplecrest Road

United Refuse

5000 Smith Road


14701 Schwartz Road

An attendant is present to answer any questions.

Hours for all Sites:

*All sites will be closed Monday May 29,2017 in observance of Memorial Day. They will reopen Tuesday May 30th at noon.  Normal business hours will be observed Saturday May 27, 2017.*

Monday: 8 am until 4 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: 12 noon until 4 pm
Thursday and Friday: 9 am until 5 pm
Saturday: 8 am until 4 pm
Sunday: Closed


110 1/2 South Street

Mon-Sun:  8a-6p


Click here for recycling tips.

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