Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center

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Recycling Center

720 S. Mapleton Street, Columbus, IN 47201
Phone: 812-376-2614

Hours of Operation
Tuesday-Saturday 7:30am-4:30pm

Materials Accepted
Please sort according to the following types.

Paper Products
Please sort the following paper products by type:
Hardback and paperback books
Junk Mail, Office Paper, Scrap Paper, Envelopes, Etc

#1 PETE Plastic - Water bottles, soda bottles, etc
#2 HDPE Plastic - Milk jugs, laundry detergent, fabric softener, etc.
#3-#7 Plastics - Co-mingled

Note: Look on the bottom of your plastic containers for the "recycling" triangle to identify the plastic type. Be sure to rinse out any food or beverage containers!

Aluminum Cans -Please separate your aluminum from other metal types
Food Cans
Scrap Metal
Note: Labels are OK. Be sure to rinse out any food or beverage containers!

Glass- Bottles and jars only please
Note: Labels are OK. Any metal lids should be placed with your scrap metal. Be sure to rinse out any food or beverage containers!

Computers and Electronics
Accepting all residential Electronic Waste (E Waste). No business E waste accepted. $20 fee for TV's and computer monitors.

Vinyl Siding
Clean vinyl siding will be accepted for recycling at the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center. Vinyl siding should be free of nails, insulation, etc. Residential or Commercial quantities will be accepted. Please stop by the District Office for direction to the bins for recycling.

Household Hazardous Waste
See Household Hazardous-Tox Away (►Here) for items accepted Tuesday-Friday 7:30 am 4:30 pm.
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