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 Department of Environmental Management will carry on as your source for recycling and waste reduction information and more.
Free Community Recycling
*Please note that dropping material at the sites when an attendant is not present is illegal dumping and poses a danger to the public and employees at the site.
Allen County residents have the option of dropping off their sorted recyclables at any of these locations:
6736 Lima Road
Southgate Plaza (behind)
281 East Pettit Avenue
4522 Maplecrest Road
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
110 1/2 South Street
Click here for recycling tips.