Your Resource for Information About Recycling & Waste Reduction

The Allen County Department of Environmental Management…

Was derived from 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.



Free Community Recycling


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:

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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