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Antifreeze

Deer Park Auto
3900 E. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-791-0845 

Monro Muffler Brake and Service
800-876-6676
Also accepts motor oil and car, boat, motorcycle batteries. Call prior to dropping off.

Appliances

(with freon, non-working)

3R Recycling
9854 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4002
Accepts freon containing appliances for a fee. Pick up available. 

Adams/Brown Recycling
9262 Mt. Orab Pike, Georgetown Ohio 45121; 937-378-3431

Cincinnati Appliance Recycling
513-561-9500
Will pick up all types of appliances for a fee. Freon removal also available.
Email: Contact@CincinnatiApplianceRecycling.com

Coin Laundry Plus
9830 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-522-0900
Accepts freon-containing appliances for $35. Also accepts washers, dryers, stoves, and microwaves at no charge. Pick up service offered for a fee.

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289
Accepts freon-containing appliances at no charge. Drop-off only.

Junk King
11472 Gondola Street, Sharonville, Ohio 45241; 513-771-5865
Request a pick-up or drop-off appliances, electronics, furniture, tires, etc. for a fee.

Miamitown Auto Parts
8379 Harrison Pike, Cleves, Ohio 45002; 513-353-1111
Accepts freon-containing appliances for $35. 

Round Bottom Recycling
5100 River Valley Road, Milford, Ohio 45150; 513-248-4435
Accepts freon-containing appliances for $10 per item. Drop-off only. 

Unwanted Appliance
888-886-9268
Will pick up freon-containing appliances for a fee. Pick-up only.

Arts and Crafts

Crayons to Computers
1350 Tennessee Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45229; 513-482-3290

Indigo Hippo
1301 Main Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202; 513-918-4917
Indigo Hippo is a reuse store for art supplies.

Asphalt

Fox Services
4660 Industry Dr., Fairfield, Ohio 45014; 513-858-2022
Accepts asphalt, concrete, brick, and rock; material is made into recycled gravel.

Jurgeson Co.
11641 Mosteller Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-771-0820

H. Hafner & Sons
5445 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-321-1895
30 CY containers available for rental.

Audio/Visual/Cell Phones

Apple
Kenwood Towne Centre
7875 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-826-3620
Accepts iPods, cell phones.

Batteries Plus Bulbs
7850 Beechmont Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45255; 513-474-0895
12131 Royal Point Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45249; 513-683-6300
123 W. Kemper Rd., Springdale, Ohio 45246; 513-453-4080
7657 Mall Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-371-2288
7431 Tylersville Rd., West Chester, Ohio 45069; 513-456-7778
4887 Princeton Road, Hamilton , Ohio 45011; 513-737-2444
Accepts portable electronic devices such as cell/smartphones, laptop/netbooks, MP3s, PDAs and portable tools.

Best Buy 
888-237-8289

Compton Recycling 2551 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289
Accepts DVDs, floppy disks, CD ROMs, stereos, cell phones, and electronics.

Crayons to Computers
1350 Tennessee Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45229; 513-482-3290
Accepts usable overhead projectors.

Friends of the Public Library Warehouse
8456 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-369-6035
Accepts usable audio visual material. 

Ohio Drop Off
2899 Morse Road, Columbus Ohio 43231; 614-478-0808
Accepts CDs, DVDs, floppy disks, speakers, stereo equipment, video games, camcorders, cameras, telephone equipment, cell phones.

Staples
800-378-2753
Accepts PDAs, cell phones, digital cameras, and computer equipment.

TronicsBuyBack, LLC 
1424 South Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43609; 1-800-206-5519
Buy used cell phones, tablets, and laptops for great prices.

Verizon
Trade in old cell phones and other electronics.

Women's Crisis Center
835 Madison Avenue, Covington, KY 41011; 859-655-2655
Accepts cell phones, digital cameras, PDAs, iPods.

Automotive

1-800-Charity Cars
A nationwide car donation/distribution charity. The car donations help provide free donated vehicles to struggling families. Accept vehicles in any condition and offer free towing nationwide.

A & A Recycling
400 Station Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-761-9000
Accepts catalytic converters, radiators, car batteries, and air conditioners with the freon removed. Transportation services available.

Adams Brown Recycling
9620 Mt. Orab Pike, Georgetown, Ohio 45121; 937-378-3431
Accepts car batteries, catalytic converters, alternators.

Auto Recycling Center
12175 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-733-0606
Accepts car body parts.

Bluegrass Recycling
1575 Distribution Dr., Burlington, KY 41005; 606-283-9560
Accepts batteries, and radiators from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services available for commercial and industrial recyclers. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. 

Burton's Collision
4384 E. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-984-3396
Accepts all automotive fluids except antifreeze (engine oil, transmission oil, brake fluid, gear oil, power steering fluid, gas, diesel fuel, kerosene, etc.; also cooking oil, refrigerant oil etc.).

Buy Products Recycling
200 W. North Bend Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-232-2274
Accepts catalytic converters, transmissions, all automotive scrap parts, steel, pipe, beams, oxygen cylinders and underground tanks. Transportation is available.

Can-Dew Recycling
1510 Russell Ave., Covington, KY 41011; 859-261-8264
Transportation services and compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

Cincy Recycling
1331 Ethan St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45225; 513-542-2200
Accepts car batteries and non-ferrous metals from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. Transportation services available for industry only.

Cohen Recycling
5038 Beech Street, Norwood, Ohio 45212; 513-731-7222
4538 Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-321-3218
3120 S. Verity Parkway, Middletown, Ohio 45044; 513-425-6911

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Road (one block east of Pippin Road), Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289
Accepts car batteries, radiators, carbide, stainless, aluminum cans, brass, lead, copper and insulated wire. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.  

David Hirschberg Company
211 Longworth St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-821-0514
Accepts  radiators from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Dumpster service with transportation may be provided to large quantity commercial and industrial recyclers. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. 

Deer Park Recycling
8204 Blue Ash Rd., Deer Park, Ohio 45236; 513-791-3941
Accepts car batteries from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services and compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

Garden Street Iron & Metal
2815 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45225; 513-721-4660
7500 New Haven Rd., Harrison, Ohio 45030; 513-738-2678
Accepts car batteries, radiators, electric motors, and catalytic converters, from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Dumpster service and transportation available for commercial recyclers. Compensation dependent on quantity and market value.

M & R Recycling
1272 State Route 28, Loveland, Ohio 45140; 513-575-0661
Accepts car batteries from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services possibly provided for large quantity commercial and industrial recyclers only. Compensation dependent on quantity and market value.

Miamitown Auto Parts Inc.
8379 Harrison Ave., Cleves, Ohio 45002; 513-353-1111

Miamitown Recycling
5966 SR 128, Cleves, Ohio 45002; 513-353-0082
Accepts car batteries, radiators

River Metals
1220 Licking Pike, Newport, KY 41071; 859-291-5509
Accepts cars from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Compensation dependent on quantity and market value.

Round Bottom Recycling
5100 River Valley Rd., Milford, Ohio 45150; 513-248-4435
Accepts car batteries, wheel weights, motorcycles, lawn mowers, catalytic converters, radiators, transmissions. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. Roll-off containers and pick up service available.

U Pull & Pay
426 West Seymour Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-948-8649
Accepts all vehicles. Vehicles may include fluids. Towing is also available. 

Vehicles For Veterans
Vehicles For Veterans is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit vehicle donation program benefiting disabled veterans. Free towing and a tax deduction.

Way Out Recycling
2340 Snyder Rd., Batavia, Ohio 45103; 513-732-0374
Accepts auto radiators, carbide inserts, core starters, electrical motors, alternators, catalytic converters, whole motors, transmissions and batteries.

Wheels for Wishes
Wheels for Wishes is a non-profit that takes donated vehicles and gives the proceeds to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Free pickup and towing; all donations are 100% tax deductible. 

Batteries

Batteries Plus Bulbs
7850 Beechmont Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45255; 513-474-0895
12131 Royal Point Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45249; 513-683-6300
123 W. Kemper Rd., Springdale, Ohio 45246; 513-453-4080
7657 Mall Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-371-2288
7431 Tylersville Rd., West Chester, Ohio 45069; 513-456-7778
4887 Princeton Road, Hamilton, Ohio 45011; 513-737-2444
4887 Princeton Road, Hamilton, Ohio 45011; 513-737-2444

Blair Technology Group
4314 Boron Dr., Covington Ky. 41015; 859-727-4300
4314 Boron Dr., Covington Ky. 41015; 859-727-4300
Accepts alkaline and lithium primary batteries.

Building Value
4040 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati Ohio 45223; 513-475-6783
4040 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati Ohio 45223; 513-475-6783
Accepts 9 volt (or higher), power tool batteries, and rechargeable batteries. 

Call2Recycle
A non-profit organization that collects and recycles batteries at no cost for municipalities, business, and consumers.

Canter Battery Co., Inc.
550 Township Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-3555
550 Township Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-3555

Cleanlites Recycling
7806 Anthony-Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio ; 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645
Other items that have a disposal cost include alkaline, button cell, Ni-cad, nickel hydride batteries, lithium ion, lithium and zinc carbon batteries, mercury and silver oxides, PCB (Polychlorinated Biphenyl), and medical devices.

Lowe's
Accept regular household batteries (dry cell) at no charge.

Oil Express 
Accepts regular household batteries, including button cell, as well as, car, boat, motorcycle batteries at no charge. 

Staples
Accepts alkaline (dry cell) batteries at no charge.

Batteries: Auto

Auto Zone 
800-288-6966
Call prior to dropping off.

Batteries Plus Bulbs
7850 Beechmont Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45255; 513-474-0895
12131 Royal Point Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45249; 513-683-6300
123 W. Kemper Rd., Springdale, Ohio 45246; 513-453-4080
7657 Mall Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-371-2288
7431 Tylersville Rd., West Chester, Ohio 45069; 513-456-7778
4887 Princeton Road, Hamilton , Ohio 45011; 513-737-2444
Accepts up to two car batteries at a time.

Bill's Battery
5221 Crookshank Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45238; 513-922-0100
Accepts any type of automotive, boat, motorcycle battery. Call prior to dropping off.

Burton's Collision
4384 E. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-984-3396
Accepts computer and auto batteries at no charge. 

Canter Battery
550 Township Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-3555
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries from residents. Call prior to dropping off.

Cincinnati Auto Recycling
622 Shepherd Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-769-6050
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries from residents. Call prior to dropping off.

Cleanlites Recycling
7806 Anthony-Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645

Deer Park Auto
3900 E. Galbraith Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-791-0845
Accepts car batteries from residents. Call prior to dropping off.

Deer Park Recycling
8204 Blue Ash Road, Deer Park, Ohio 45236; 513-791-3941
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries from residents. Call prior to dropping off.

Garden Street Iron & Metal
2815 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45225; 513-721-4660
7500 New Haven Rd., Harrison, Ohio 45030; 513-738-2678
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries (lead acid only) from residents. Call prior to dropping off.

KOI Auto Parts 
513-357-2400
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries from residents. Call prior to dropping off.

M B's Battery Company
1139 Harrison Avenue, Harrison, Ohio 45030; 800-949-0667
Accepts lead acid batteries from residents (no leaks or wet batteries). Also accepts small rechargeable batteries including automotive, ni-cad and stationary-type batteries. Call prior to dropping off.

M & R Recycling
1272 SR 28, Loveland, Ohio 45140; 513-575-0661
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries from residents. Call prior to dropping off.

NAPA Auto Parts 
800-538-6272
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries from residents.

Oil Express
513-825-2660
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries as well as regular household batteries. Call prior to dropping off.

O'Reilly Auto Parts
888-327-7153
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries.

Pep Boys 
800-737-2697

Wal-Mart Tire & Lube
1-800-WALMART (925-6278)
Accepts car, boat, motorcycle batteries.

Bedding

Arteologie
513-886-7388
Accepts linens and bedding.

Goodwill
513-771-4800
Accepts laundered clothing, linens, and towels (resalable or damaged).

Society St. Vincent de Paul
513-562-8841
Accepts used mattresses and bedding providing these items meet Ohio state regulations of not being ripped, torn, or stained; and must free of bed bugs. Will pick up at no charge.

The Scratching Post
513-984-6369
Accepts damaged bed sheets, blankets and towels, throw rugs.

Books

Better World Books
Donate unwanted books at many area drop offs.

Friends of the Public Library Warehouse
8456 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-369-6035

Hanna Paper
4287 Dues Dr., West Chester, Ohio 45246; 513-860-5060

Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County 
Accepts gently used usable books. 

Calculators

Crayons to Computers
1350 Tennessee Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45229; 513-482-3290

Cardboard

3R Recycling
9854 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4002
Accepts baled cardboard from industrial recyclers only. Transportation services and compensation contingent upon quantity and market value. Pick up available.

Adams Brown Recycling
9620 Mt. Orab Pike, Georgetown, Ohio 45121; 937-378-3431
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC).

Cincinnati Paperboard
5500 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-871-7112
Accepts cardboard and clean mixed paper. Businesses qualify for shredding and potential payment for cardboard.

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Road (one block east of Pippin Road), Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289 

Donco Paper Supply
2100 Losantiville Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45237; 513-731-0208
Broker for paper products including old corrugated cardboard (OCC), mixed office, white office and colored ledger from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Minimum quantity is one truckload. Compensation for OCC depends on quantity and market value.

Cohen 
105 Black Street, Hamilton, Ohio 45011; 513-863-3474
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC), mixed and white office paper, computer paper, and colored ledger from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services depends on quantity and market value.

Hanna Paper
4287 Dues Drive, West Chester, Ohio 45246; 513-860-5060
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC) and all types of paper, including books from residential, commercial, and industrial recyclers. Transportation services provided and off site shredding available. Compensation for recyclables is contingent upon quantity and market value.

Northstar Recycling
200 Gilbert St., Dayton, Ohio 45403; 937-222-7479 ext. 14
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC), computer paper, white and colored ledger paper, mixed office paper and newspaper from commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services and compensation contingent on quantity and market value.

RDA Recycling Service
3195 Dayton Xenia Rd. Ste 900, Dayton, Ohio 45434; 800-438-9770
Accepts white ledgers, newspapers, magazines, mixed office paper, computer paper, hardbound books. RDA Recycling provides transportation services for commercial and industrial recyclers only. Call for transportation prices. Pick-up only, no drop-offs please.

Recycling Express
7430 Industrial Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-282-5200
Collects all types of fiber, corrugated cardboard. Will provide 65 to 95 gallon wheeled carts for collection. Flexible pick up schedule available. Compensation contingent on quantity and market value.   

Recycling Group Ltd. and Mass Destruction
630 Shepherd Lane, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-769-9609
Accepts paper and plastics products for recycling. Will dispose of or destroy scrap or recycle, damaged, obsolete or test market products, paper waste product, confidential documents and other types of paper and plastic. Can provide general or specialized containers for your recyclables and pickup of your product and dispose of them in the appropriate manner.  

Republic/CSI
11563 Mosteller Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-771-4200
Accepts corrugated cardboard, and #1 and #2 plastic containers, aluminum cans, corrugated cardboard, newspaper, mixed paper from residential and commercial businesses. CSI arranges collection of loose or baled cardboard on your site and provides containers of appropriate size for your needs and location including trailers. Compensation depends on quality, market, and contractual services.

Royal Paper Stock
339 Circle Freeway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45246; 513-870-5780
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC), computer, white and colored ledger, and some newsprint from commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services and compensation contingent upon quantity and market value.

Rumpke Recycling
5535 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45217; 513-242-4401

Temple-Inland
1241 W. 2nd St., Maysville, KY 41056; 606-564-0063
Accepts baled old corrugated cardboard (OCC) from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Transportation services available for large quantities. Compensation for OCC depends upon quantity and market value.

Wausau Paper Corporation
700 Columbia Ave., Middletown, Ohio 45042; 513-424-2999
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC), high grade paper including computer paper, white ledger and colored ledger, mixed office paper, newspaper, magazines, and junk mail (all in large quantities). 

Carpet/Padding

Hathaway Carpet
10090 Commerce Park Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45246; 513-874-6441
Accepts rebonded and foam padding only. No carpet is accepted.

CDs

Best Buy
888-237-8289

Friends of the Public Library Warehouse
8456 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-369-6035

Ceiling Tiles

Armstrong Floor, Ceiling, & Wall Systems
2500 Columbia Ave., Lancaster, PA 17063
877-276-7876, Option #1, then Option #8
Commercial only (30,000 SF or more) mainly for demolition companies.

http://www.visohio.com/ 
2203 Fowler St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45206; 513-961-0400
Commercial only (30,000 SF or less) mainly for demolition companies.

Cleaning Supplies

Mary Magdalen House
1223 Main Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202; 513-721-4811
Only accepts unopened containers of cleaning supplies from residents. Call prior to dropping off.

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts opened and unopened cleaning supplies. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except holidays).

The Joseph House
1526 Republic Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202; 513-241-2965
Only accepts unopened containers of cleaning supplies from residents. Call prior to dropping off. 

Clothing (resaleable or damaged)

Ohio Mill's Drop-Off Sites (Hamilton County area)

Goodwill 
513-771-4800
Accepts laundered clothing, linens, and towels (resalable or damaged). 

Salvation Army Greater Cincinnati
2250 Park Avenue, Norwood, Ohio 45212; 513-351-3457
Accepts clothes. No mattresses accepted.

Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFLs)

Batteries Plus Bulbs
7850 Beechmont Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45255; 513-474-0895
12131 Royal Point Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45249; 513-683-6300
123 W. Kemper Rd., Springdale, Ohio 45246; 513-453-4080
7657 Mall Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-371-2288
7431 Tylersville Rd., West Chester, Ohio 45069; 513-456-7778
4887 Princeton Road, Hamilton , Ohio 45011; 513-737-2444

Lowe's
800-445-6937

The Home Depot 
800-Home-Depot

Computers & Electronics

The District has not audited all the facilities listed on this page. Before using any computer recycler, make sure to conduct due diligence on the company. You are ultimately responsible for proper disposal of electronic equipment. Recyclers should provide a certificate of recycling and be able to state where each piece of demanufactured equipment is sent.

Apex Technology Solutions
7930 Kentucky Drive, Florence, KY 41042; 859-485-4444
Apex is a full-service technology recycling company specializing in end-of-life electronic equipment demanufacturing and disposal, asset management, and asset recovery for medium to large size organizations. Also accepts computers and electronics from residents. Call for pricing.

Batteries Plus Bulbs
7850 Beechmont Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45255; 513-474-0895
12131 Royal Point Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45249; 513-683-6300
123 W. Kemper Rd., Springdale, Ohio 45246; 513-453-4080
7657 Mall Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-371-2288
7431 Tylersville Rd., West Chester, Ohio 45069; 513-456-7778
4887 Princeton Road, Hamilton , Ohio 45011; 513-737-2444
Accepts portable electronic devices such as cell/smartphones, laptop/netbooks, MP3s, PDAs and portable tools for recycling.

Belmont Technology Remarketing
1401 Mark Street, Elk Grove, IL 60007; 847-750-9350
Belmont partners with companies to provide solutions for IT asset recovery and data security.

Best Buy
Tech Trade-In: Visit www.bestbuytradein.com to trade in select gently used electronics for a Best Buy gift card. Customers may drop off up to two devices per day at any of 1,006 stores throughout the United States. They will accept most consumer electronics, including televisions and monitors up to 32 inches (fee for TVs & monitors), desktop computers, notebooks, videocassette recorders, DVD players and phones. Appliances are not covered under the program.

BBC Technology Solutions
513-617-4822
BBC Technology Solutions will purchase/dispose of IT assets from your organization. BBC can arrange all the logistics, provide data eradication to DOD 5220.22-M standards with serial-number reporting, transfer of title, and will provide written certification for all disposal items. 

Blair Technology Group
4314 Boron Dr., Covington Ky. 41015; 859-727-4300
Blair Technology Group is a government certified R2 Electronic waste recycling service that offers free recycling services for both business and residential customers. They accept most electronics and batteries, excluding tube televisions and monitors. They offer free pick up to businesses, as well as hard drive sanitizing/destruction.

Cincinnati Computer Cooperative (C3)
49 Novner Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-3262
C3 is a 501c3 non-profit accepting all computers, newer Pentium III and Pentium IV computers will be refurbished and offered to schools, nonprofits, students and/or seniors in need. Older or broken computers will be stripped and recycled. All hard drives are wiped or destroyed.

Cincy E-Recycling
1400 State St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45204; 866-770-2650
Cincy E-Recycling collects commercial and residential electronics: computers, laptops, monitors (flat screen and CRT), televisions (for a fee), financial/bank and medical equipment, rechargeable batteries, telephones (systems), cell phones, electronic circuit boards and components and more. Department of Defense data destruction equipment is used. Pickups and drop off are available.

Cleanlites Recycling 
7806 Anthony-Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45216 ; 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645
Accepts all electronic waste for residential and commercial, including computers, monitors, TV’s, printers, faxes, etc. Call for hours of operation. Materials accepted at no cost to the customer include keyboards, printers, fax machines, flat screen monitors CPUs, circuit boards, cables hard drives, lead acid and lead acid steel case batteries, electronic and magnetic ballasts, cell phones and other handheld devices and consumer electronics. The following materials are accepted at a cost: CRT/tube monitors, televisions, straight fluorescent lamps and bulbs, compact and u-shaped lamps, high intensity discharge (HID) lamps and neon and incandescent lamps. Other items that have a disposal cost include alkaline, Ni-cad, nickel hydride batteries, lithium ion, lithium and zinc carbon batteries, mercury and silver oxides, PCB (Polychlorinated Biphenyl), and medical devices.

Cohen Metals
4538 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-321-3218
5038 Beech Street, Norwood, Ohio 45212; 513-731-7222
3120 S. Verity Parkway, Middletown, Ohio 45044; 513-425-6911

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289
Accepts monitors, PC/motherboards; power supply with and without wire; DVD/floppy/CD ROM; UPS; Hard drives with and without the board; PCs with and/or without the components intact; monitor boards, power supply boards, telecom, medical, and military boards, A/V boards; plastic fans; servers; laptops; laptop dock stations; telephone and network equipment; desktop office phones, home phones, etc.; stereos, eg: VCRs, DVD Players, CD Players, etc.; cell phones; power strips; surge protectors; AC adapters with and without the wires; computer cables; ribbon cable; LVD monitors. Televisions are not accepted.

eCycleBest.com
eCycleBest.com is a company that supports the campaign for Recycling Electronics through Refurbishment.
www.ecyclebest.com/smartphones ; www.ecyclebest.com/blackberry ; www.ecyclebest.com/ipad

Greater Cincinnati Computer
7024 Plainfield Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236 ; 513-985-1300
Computer re-manufacturing. Accept any computer for $10 per item.

GreenBuyback
GreenBuyback is a web-based resource that buys old cell phones and tablets.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Cincinnati's ReStores
Bond Hill: 4910 Para Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45237; 513-621-0061
Cheviot: 3970 North Bend Road, Cheviot, Ohio 45211; 513-389-1792
Hamilton, OH: 896 Fairview, Hamilton, Ohio 45015; 513-893-1102
Florence, KY: 8309 US 42, Florence, KY 41042; 859-371-0038
Through a partnership with Ohio Drop Off, Habitat for Humanity's Restore can accept the following at no charge: Computers, servers, monitors, keyboards, mice, speakers, printers/fax machines, copiers, scanners, UPS and Battery backup systems, all stereo equipment, cameras, camcorders, cell phones, all palm equipment, video game systems, video games, DVD and CD players, DVD media, floppy disks, all phone equipment. Televisions are not currently accepted at the ReStores.

Itemcycle
1-888-545-2050
Accepts cell phones, tablets, laptops, desktops. Transactions are handled online. A free pre-paid shipping label will be provided to mail in electronics.

Junk King
11472 Gondola Street, Sharonville, Ohio 45241; 513-771-5865
Request a pick up or drop off for electronics.

Kentucky eScrap
7430 Industrial Road , Florence, KY 41042 ; 859-292-8696
Accepts all computers, all TVs and other electronic items for recycling (from computers to cell phones to ink cartridges) from residents and businesses. If it has a power cord, it can be recycled (including microwaves, refrigerators, etc.). Also purchase and recycle the following items in bulk (by the pallet): circuit boards, processors, hard drives, floppy drives, CD drives, power supplies, and cables.  

MetalQuest, Inc.
4900 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45232; 513-693-4000
Only accepts material from businesses: X-ray film including dental, Industrial x-ray film, Silver bearing photographic films and papers other than x-ray such as microfilm, B&W pictures, Silver bearing solutions such as photographic fixer, Lead apron used in healthcare, Computer hard drive destruction, PC and other IT equipment recycling, Secure document destruction, i.e. paper shredding, Secure product destruction, Computer media destruction, e.g. CD/DVD, magnetic tape, floppies. 

Goodwill
10600 Springfield Pk., Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4800 ext. 6260

Regency Technologies
30700 Carter St., Suite F, Solon, Ohio 44139; 440-248-3991
Provides transportation for large loads of computers. Recycles and refurbishes computer material.

Rumpke Universal and E-Waste Department
10795 Hughes Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45251; 888-242-0510
Accepts all e-waste including computers, televisions, stereo equipment, and copiers as well as universal waste (spent lamps, batteries, mercury-containing equipment). Call for quote and to schedule drop-off.


The Salvation Army
2250 Park Avenue, Norwood, Ohio 45212; 513-351-3457
Accepts electronics for recycling (No console televisions accepted).

Scott Recycling
865-540-1520
Scott Recycling will put together a campaign and try to obtain as much e-waste as possible from several locations. 

Staples
Customers can recycle any computer, printer, monitor or peripheral items at no charge at Staples’ 1,500 U.S. store locations.

Tri State Green PC
6443 Taylor Mill Road, Cherokee Plaza, Independence, KY 41051; 859-314-9360
Tri State Green PC is dedicated to keeping electronics out of landfills by recycling, rebuilding, and redistribution of computer equipment. Tri State offers pickup services for businesses and allow drop offs Monday–Friday for residential. Accepts all computer components free of charge with the exception of CRT monitors and televisions. Hard drive data destruction is performed on ALL hard drives. Certificates are available for businesses upon request.

Unwanted Appliances
888-886-9268
Accepts electronics such as computers, printers, televisions, and monitors.

Verizon
Trade in old cell phones and other electronics. 

Cooking Oil

Burton's Collision
4384 E. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-984-3396

Concrete

Fox Services
4660 Industry Dr., Fairfield, OH 45014; 513-858-2062
Accepts concrete, bricks, rock, and asphalt; material is made into recycled gravel.

Jurgeson Co.
11641 Mosteller Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45241; 800-686-9725

H. Hafner & Sons
5445 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45226; 513-321-1895

Copy Machines

Cleanlites Recycling
7806 Anthony Wayne Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645

Corks

Arteologie
513-886-7388
dyahkmiller@gmail.com

Whole Foods
513-531-8015

Dogfood/Catfood Bags

Craving Green
42 West Third Street, The Plains, Ohio 45780; 740-541-2381
Reused into creative new items. 

Drums

Cincinnati Drum
400 Cavett Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45215; 513-554-0440; cdsdhobbs@fuse.net
Accepts plastic and steel drums.

Indianapolis Drum
3619 E. Terrace Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46203; 317-357-9853
Accepts steel, plastic, or fiber drums from commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services are available. Compensation dependent on quantity and market value.

Industrial Container Service
820 State Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45204; 513-921-8811
Accepts steel, plastic, and fiber drums from commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services available only for full truckloads. Compensation depending on condition, quantity and market value. 

Special Waste Systems Inc.
325 N. Riverview Ave., Sec C, Miamisburg, OH 45342; 937-866-8898
Accepts steel and plastic drums.

Fertilizers

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts residential hazardous waste, for a fee. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except holidays).

Fire Extinguishers

Fire Extinguisher Services
5920 SR 128, Cleves, Ohio 45002; 513-574-4277

Silco Fire Protection
10765 Medallion Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 800-966-7452

Fluorescent Lamps

Batteries Plus Bulbs
7850 Beechmont Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45255; 513-474-0895
12131 Royal Point Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45249; 513-683-6300
123 W. Kemper Rd., Springdale, Ohio 45246; 513-453-4080
7657 Mall Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-371-2288
7431 Tylersville Rd., West Chester, Ohio 45069; 513-456-7778
4887 Princeton Road, Hamilton , Ohio 45011; 513-737-2444

Cleanlites Recycling
7806 Anthony-Wayne Ave. , Cincinnati, Ohio 45216: 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645

RDA Recycling
3195 Dayton Xenia Rd. Ste 900, Dayton, Ohio 45434-6391; 800-438-9770
Accepts PCB capacitors, fluorescent lamps and ballasts.

Rumpke Consolidated Companies
5535 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45217; 800-582-3107
Spent lamp recycling program. Rumpke provides containers for spent bulbs. Discounts available on 3,000+ bulbs in a single load.

Special Waste Systems
325 N. Riverview, Sec C, Miamisburg, Ohio 45342; 937-866-8898
Accepts fluorescent lamps and PCB and non-PCB ballast, high intensity discharge lamps, metal halide lamps and mercury vapor lamps.

Veolia Environmental Services
1275 Mineral Springs Dr., Port Washington, WI 53074; 800-556-5267
Servicing all U.S. states and area codes. Transportation and coordination of packaging and labeling. Materials accepted: Fluorescent lamps, ballasts, mercury, PCB and non-PCB electrical equipment, transformers, batteries, computers and electronics. 

Furniture/Building Supplies

Building Value
4040 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Oh 45223; 513-475-6783
Accepts new and deconstructed building supplies for resale at its shop.

Matthew 25: Ministries
11060 Kenwood Rd., Blue Ash, Ohio 45242; 513-793-6256
Accepts reusable 42 x 42 pallets, gaylord boxes. Free and tax deductible.

New Life Furniture
11431 Williamson Rd., Suite D, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-313-0530
See this list for acceptable items. Pick up available. Please call prior to dropping off. 

Habitat for Humanity of of Greater Cincinnati's ReStores
Bond Hill: 
4910 Para Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45237; 513-621-0061
Cheviot: 3970 North Bend Road, Cheviot, Ohio 45211; 513-389-1792
Hamilton, OH: 896 Fairview, Hamilton, Ohio 45015; 513-893-1102
Florence, KY: 8309 US 42, Florence, KY 41042; 859-371-0038
The ReStores accepts and sells new/used donated building materials, appliances, home fixtures, furniture, decorating items. Click here for a list of acceptable items. 

Junk King
11472 Gondola Street, Sharonville, Ohio 45241; 513-771-5865

Re-Use Centers
315 E. 15th Street, Covington, KY 41011; 859-291-0777
1530 Tremont Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45214; 513-278-7111
Non-profit seeking new and used building materials for resale. Call for a list of acceptable items.

Gardening Items

Granny's Garden School
20 Miamiview Drive, Loveland, Ohio 45140
513-324-2873
Accepts garden tools, tomato cages, wagons, wheel barrels.

Junk King
11472 Gondola Street, Sharonville, Ohio 45241; 513-771-5865

Gasoline, Kerosene, Gas/Oil Mix

Burton's Collision
4384 E. Galbraith Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-984-3396
Accepts all automotive fluids except antifreeze.

Symmes Township
9323 Union Cemetery Road, Symmes Township, Ohio 45140; 513-683-6644
Accepts gasoline, gas/oil mix, kerosene, lighter fluid, and motor oil. Drop off behind Administration Building.

Gift Cards (plastic)

Best Buy
888-237-8289

Glass

3R Recycling
9854 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4002

Adams Brown Recycling
9620 Mt. Orab Pike, Georgetown, Ohio 45121; 937-378-3431
Accepts residential colored and clear glass. 

Cincinnati Cullet Co.
1984 State Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45204; 513-921-3711
Accepts most types of glass, including window panes, must be clean and segregated.

Rex Alton Companies
2341 S. Old Decker Rd., Vincennes, IN 47591; 812-882-8519
Accepts various types of glass (no windshield glass) from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services possible provided dependent on quantity and location.

Rumpke Recycling
5535 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45217; 513-242-4401
Accepts colored and clear glass (drinking glasses unacceptable). 

Strategic Materials
2323 W. 3rd St., Cleveland, Ohio 44113; 216-241-4450
101 S. Arch St., Newark, Ohio 43055; 740-349-9523
2550 W Minnesota St., Indianapolis, IN 46241; 317-484-2550
Accepts various types of glass from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services offered for commercial and industrial recyclers depending on quantity and market value.

Greeting Cards

St. Jude's Ranch for Children
10 St. Jude's Street, Boulder City, Nevada 89005; 877-977-7572
Accepts greeting cards through a mail back program.

Hazardous Materials

Cleanlites Recycling
7806 Anthony Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645
The following materials are accepted at a cost: CRT/tube monitors, televisions, straight fluorescent lamps and bulbs, compact and u-shaped lamps, high intensity discharge (HID) lamps and neon and incandescent lamps. Other items that have a disposal cost include alkaline, Ni-cad, nickel hydride batteries, lithium ion, lithium and zinc carbon batteries, mercury and silver oxides, PCB (Polychlorinated Biphenyl), and medical devices.

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts residential hazardous waste, for a fee. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (except holidays).

Special Waste Systems
325 N. Riverview, Sec C, Miamisburg, Ohio 45342; 937-866-8898
Businesses Only. Accepts paints, lubricants, solvents, toxic chemicals, laboratory pack-outs and corrosives. Call to schedule an inventory and quotation.

Ink and Toner Cartridges

Ace Products
11240 Cornell Park Drive, Suite 110, Cincinnati, Ohio 45242; 800-697-6498

Best Buy
888-237-8289

Cartridge World
9737 Kenwood Road, Blue Ash, Ohio 45242; 513-791-4930
1347 E. Kemper Road, Springdale, Ohio 45246; 513-671-5700

Cleanlites Recycling
7806 Anthony Wayne Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645

Office Depot
800-463-3768

OfficeMax
800-283-7674

Planet Green
800-377-1093
Pays for empty ink cartridges which they re-manufacture. This is a mail based program, best for bulk supplies.

Staples
800-378-2753

Women's Crisis Center
835 Madison Avenue, Covington, Kentucky 41011; 859-655-2655 

Kitty Litter Buckets

Granny's Garden School
20 Miamiview Drive, Loveland, Ohio 45140; 513-324-2873

Light Bulbs, Lamps, and Fixtures

Cleanlites Recycling
7806 Anthony-Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645.

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289

Garden Street Iron & Metal
2815 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45225; 513-721-4660
7500 New Haven Rd., Harrison, OH 45030; 513-738-2678

Lowes
800-445-6937

Home Depot
800-Home-Depot

Round Bottom Recycling
5100 River Valley Rd., Milford, Ohio 45150; 513-248-4435
www.rbrscrap.com

Medical Supplies

Matthew 25 Ministries
11060 Kenwood Road, Blue Ash, Ohio 45242; 513-793-6256
Accepts crutches, walkers, braces, slings, wheelchairs, medical beds and mattresses, empty pill bottles, and first aid supplies. 

Mercury

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts residential hazardous waste, for a fee. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except holidays).

Metals

3R Recycling
9854 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4002
Transportation services and compensation contingent upon quantity and market value. Also accepts freon containing appliances for a fee. Pick up available.

Adams Brown Recycling
9620 Mt. Orab Pike, Georgetown, Ohio 45121; 937-378-3431
Accepts aluminum (all types), ferrous and non-ferrous metals, copper, brass, and steel.

A & A Recycling
400 Station Ave., Arlington Heights, Ohio 45215; 513-761-9000
Accepts non-ferrous metals from residents, commercial businesses, and industry. Transportation services available.

Auto Recycling Center
12175 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-733-0606
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals from residents, commercial, and industrial recyclers.

Bluegrass Recycling
1575 Distribution Dr., PO BOX 878, Burlington, KY 41005; 859-283-9560
Accepts non-ferrous metals, from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Ferrous metals accepted from industrial recyclers only. Transportation and compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. 

Buy Products Recycling
200 W. North Bend Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-232-2274
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal. Transportation is available.

Can-Dew Recycling
1510 Russell St., Covington, KY 41011; 859-261-8264
Accepts non-ferrous metals, and insulated wire from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation and compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. 

Cincy Recycling
1331 Ethan Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45225; 513-542-2200
Accepts non-ferrous metals from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services and compensation contingent upon quantity and market value.

Cohen Metals
4538 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-321-3218
5038 Beech Street, Norwood, Ohio 45212; 513-731-7222
1723 Woodlawn Ave., P.O. Box 957, Middletown, Ohio 45044; 513-422-3696
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers.

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289
Accepts  brass, lead, copper, insulated wire, and steel. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. 

David Hirschberg Company
211 Longworth St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-821-0514
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals and radiators from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Dumpster service with transportation may be provided to large quantity commercial and industrial recyclers. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

Deer Park Recycling
8204 Blue Ash Rd., Deer Park, Ohio 45236; 513-791-3941
Accepts non-ferrous metal, and insulated wire from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services and compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

E-Town Recycling
10978 Hwy. 50, North Bend, Ohio 45052; 513-353-1200
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Roll-offs provided for large quantity recyclers only. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

Fairfield Recycling
3215 Profit Dr., Fairfield, Ohio 45014; 513-874-5400
Accepts non-ferrous metals, nickel and cobalt alloys, tungsten carbide and aluminum cans from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services provided for large quantity recyclers only. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

Garden Street Iron & Metal
2815 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45225; 513-721-4660
7500 New Haven Rd., Harrison, Ohio 45030; 513-738-2678
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Dumpster service for commercial recyclers available with transportation. Compensation for recyclables dependent upon quantity and market value.

Hamilton Scrap Processors
134 Hensel Pl., Hamilton, Ohio 45012; 513-863-3474
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metal, and newspaper from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services may be provided for commercial and industrial recyclers only. Compensation for some recyclables dependent upon quantity and market value. 

Homan Metals Co.
1253 Knowlton St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45223; 513-721-5010
Accepts non-ferrous metals from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Transportation services provided for industrial recyclers only. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. 

MetalQuest, Inc.
4900 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45232; 513-693-4000
Only accepts material from businesses: X-ray film including dental, Industrial x-ray film, silver bearing photographic films and papers other than x-ray such as microfilm, B&W pictures, silver bearing solutions such as photographic fixer, lead apron used in healthcare.

Miamitown Auto Parts
8379 Harrison Ave., Cleves, Ohio 45002; 513-353-1111
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals and lead acid batteries. 

M&M Metals International
840 Dellway Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45229; 513-221-4411
Accepts non-ferrous metals from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

M&R Recycling
1272 State Route 28, Loveland, Ohio 45140; 513-575-0661
Accepts ferrous metals, non-ferrous metals and car batteries from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services provided for large quantity commercial and industrial recyclers only. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

Midwest Iron & Steel
P.O. Box 546, Dayton, Ohio 45401; 937-222-5992
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Midwest Iron & Steel will provide containers and transportation for on-site disposal. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

Moskowitz Brothers
5300 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45217; 513-242-2100
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Transportation and compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. 

Newport Recycling
527 W. 10th St., Newport, KY 41071; 859-261-9335
Accepts non-ferrous metals and aluminum cans from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

River Metals
1951 State Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45204; 513-244-2134
1220 Licking Pike, Newport, KY 41072; 859-291-5509
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals and automobiles from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value.

Round Bottom Recycling
5100 River Valley Rd., Milford, Ohio 45150; 513-248-4435
Accepts ferrous and non-ferrous metals for recycling. Compensation dependent upon quantity and market value. Roll off containers and pick up service available.

Microwaves (mostly metal)

3R Recycling
9854 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4002

Adams/Brown Recycling
9262 Mr. Orab Pike, Georgetown, Ohio 45121; 937-378-3431

Cohen Recycling
5038 Beech Street, Norwood, Ohio 45212; 513-731-7222
4538 Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-321-9378
3120 S. Verity Parkway, Middletown, Ohio 45044; 513-425-6911

Coin Laundry Plus
9830 Hamilton Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-522-0900

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Road, Cincinnati Ohio, 45231; 513-521-3289

Garden Street Iron & Metal
2815 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45225;  513-721-4660
7500 New Haven Rd., Harrison, Ohio 45030; 513-738-2678

Round Bottom Recycling
5100 River Valley Road, Milford, Ohio 45150; 513-248-4435

Miscellaneous

Cincinnati Ready Mix Concrete
900 Kieley Pl., Cincinnati, Ohio 45217; 513-242-8400
Accepts fly ash.

Griffin Industries
1176 Bryan-Griffin Rd., Butler, KY 41006; 859-472-7361
Accepts animal by-products, waste meat trimmings, waste cooking oils.

RDA Recycling
3195 Dayton Xenia Rd., Ste 900, Dayton, Ohio 45434-6391; 800-438-9770
Accepts processed x-ray film, tyvek garments and foam rubber.

Special Waste Systems
325 N. Riverview, Sec C, Miamisburg, Ohio 45342; 937-866-8898
Accepts and de-manufactures any type of radiation generating equipment, including dental x-ray equipment and scanners. Special Waste Systems is classified as a Category 12 assembler/maintainer under the Ohio revised code section 3748.01(I). 

Motor Oil

Auto Zone
800-288-6966
Accepts up to five gallons of motor oil per day.

Burton's Collision
4384 E. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-984-3396

Cincinnati Auto Recycling
622 Shepherd Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-769-6050

Deer Park Auto
3900 E. Galbraith Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-791-0845

NAPA Auto Parts
800-538-6272

Oil Express
513-825-2660

O'Reilly Auto Parts
888-327-7153

Pep Boys
800-737-2697
Accepts up to five quarts of motor oil per customer per day.

Wal-Mart Tire & Lube
1-800-WALMART (925-6278)
Accepts up to five gallons of motor oil per day. 

Office/School Supplies

Crayons to Computers
1350 Tennessee Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45229; 513-482-3290
Accepts usable arts and crafts supplies, yarn, books (new or gently used), copy paper, fabric and carpet samples, dry erase markers, games, index cards, backpacks, folders and notebooks, filler paper, three ring binders (less than 2”), in/out trays, National Geographic magazines, office supplies, overhead projectors, pens and pencils, science supplies, sewing items (thread), tape (all kinds), toys, construction paper, crayons and markers, glue and gluesticks, scissors and rulers, wallpaper books, three-hole punches.

Matthew 25 Ministries
11060 Kenwood Road, Blue Ash, Ohio 45242; 513-793-6256

Oils and Lubricants

Burton's Collision
4384 E. Galbraith Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-984-3396
Accepts and recycles all automotive fluids except antifreeze. 

Perma - Fix of Dayton
300 S. West End Ave., Dayton, Ohio 45427; 937-268-6501
Accepts motor oil from commercial and industrial users. Residential motor oil recyclers please use the drop-off facilities located at the north and south incinerators. Transportation services available for commercial and industrial users.

RDA Recycling
3195 Dayton Xenia Rd., Ste 900, Dayton, Ohio 45434-6391; 800-438-9700
Accepts motor oil and non-hazardous petroleum products.

Valicor
11807 Reading Rd., Sharonville, Ohio 45241; 513-733-4666
Accepts waste water, ink and paint wash water, sludge, high-metal content waste streams and used oils.

Paint (oil-based)

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts residential hazardous waste, for a fee. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except holidays).

Paper

3R Recycling
9854 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4002

Adams Brown Recycling
9620 Mt. Orab Pike, Georgetown, Ohio 45121; 937-378-3431
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC), white office paper, mixed office, books, newspaper and magazines from residential, commercial and industrial wastes.

Cincinnati Paperboard
5500 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-871-7112
Accepts cardboard and clean mixed paper. Businesses qualify for shredding and potential payment for cardboard.

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289
http://www.comptonrecycle.com/

Document Destruction
4511 Reading Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45229; 513-772-1114
On-site shredding—regularly scheduled pickups with destruction carried out on your premises. Single incident bulk shredding—perfect for spring cleaning.

Donco Paper Supply
2100 Losantiville Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45237; 513-731-0208
Broker for paper products including old corrugated cardboard (OCC), mixed office, white office and colored ledger from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Minimum quantity is one truckload. Compensation for OCC depends on quantity and market value.

Hamilton Scrap Processors
134 Hensel Place, Hamilton, Ohio 45012; 513-863-3474
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC), mixed and white office paper, computer paper, colored ledger, ferrous and non-ferrous metals from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services depends on quantity and market value.

Hanna Paper
4287 Dues Drive, West Chester, Ohio 45246; 513-860-5060
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC) and all types of paper, including books from residential, commercial, and industrial recyclers. Transportation services provided and off site shredding available. Compensation for recyclables is contingent upon quantity and market value.

RDA Recycling
3195 Dayton Xenia Rd., Ste 900, Dayton, Ohio 45434-6391; 800-438-9770
Accepts white ledgers, newspapers, magazines, mixed office paper, computer paper, hardbound books, and old corrugated cardboard (OCC). RDA Recycling provides transportation services for commercial and industrial recyclers only. Call for transportation prices. Pick-up only, no drop-offs please. 

Recycling Express
7430 Industrial Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-282-5200
Collects all types of fiber, corrugated cardboard, and separated PET plastic bottles and crushed aluminum cans. Recycling Express will provide 65 to 95 gallon wheeled carts for collection. Flexible pick up schedule available. Compensation contingent on quantity and market value. 

Recycling Group Ltd. & Mass Destruction
630 Shepherd Lane, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-769-9609
Accepts paper and plastics products for recycling. Will dispose of or destroy scrap or recycle, damaged, obsolete or test market products, paper waste product, confidential documents and other types of paper.

Republic/CSI
11563 Mosteller Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-771-4200
Accepts corrugated cardboard, corrugated cardboard, newspaper, and mixed paper from residential and commercial businesses. CSI arranges collection of loose or baled cardboard on your site and provides containers of appropriate size for your needs and location including trailers. Compensation depends on quality, market, and contractual services.

Royal Paper Stock
339 Circle Freeway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45246; 513-870-5780
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC), computer, white and colored ledger, and some newsprint from commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services and compensation contingent upon quantity and market value.

Rumpke Recycling
5535 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45217; 513-242-4401
Accepts residential, commercial and industrial wastes at multiple drop-off centers and curbside collection service.

Temple-Inland
1241 W. 2nd St., Maysville, KY ; 606-564-0063
Accepts baled old corrugated cardboard (OCC) from commerial and industrial recyclers only. Transportation services available for large quantities. Compensation for OCC depends upon quantity and market value.

Wausau Paper Corporation
700 Columbia Ave., Middletown, Ohio 45042; 513-424-2999
Accepts old corrugated cardboard (OCC), high grade paper including computer paper, white ledger and colored ledger, mixed office paper, newspaper, magazines, and junk mail (all in large quantities). 

Pesticides

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts residential hazardous waste, for a fee. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except holidays).

Pet Supplies

The Scratching Post
6948 Plainfield Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-984-6369

Phones

Apple
7875 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-826-3620
Accepts iPods, cell phones.

Best Buy

888-237-8289

Compton Recycling
2551 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231; 513-521-3289

Lowes 
800-445-6937

Staples
800-378-2753

Women's Crisis Center
835 Madison Avenue, Covington, KY 41011; 859-655-2655

Plastic

3R Recycling
9854 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4002
Accepts plastics from industrial recyclers only. Transportation services and compensation contingent upon quantity and market value. 

Adams Brown Recycling
9262 Mt. Orab Pike, Georgetown, Ohio 45121; 937-378-3431

IN-PLAS Recycling
205 Brown St., Lawrenceburg, IN 47025; 877-413-3899
Accepts post-industrial thermal plastics from commercial and industrial recyclers only.

Lowe's
Accepts almost any kind of plastic planting pot from residents during the spring.

Nu-Tech Polymers
10087 International Blvd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45246; 513-942-6003
Accepts #1, #2, LDPE, polypropylene, polystyrene plastics. Commercial only. 

Poly Recyclers
2100 Losantiville Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45237; 513-631-1940
Accepts all types of plastics. Industrial and commercial customers only.

RDA Recycling
3195 Dayton Xenia Rd., Ste 900, Dayton, Ohio 45434-6391; 800-438-9770
Accepts shrink and plastic wrap, and industrial plastic. Provides transportation services for commercial and industrial recyclers only. 

Recycling Express
7430 Industrial Rd., Florence, KY 41042; 859-282-5200
Accepts separated PET plastic bottles. Compensation contingent on quantity and market value.

Recycling Group Ltd.
630 Shepherd Lane, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-769-9609

Republic/CSI
11563 Mosteller Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-771-4200
Accepts commercial and residential #1 and #2 plastic.

Rumpke Recycling
5535 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45217; 513-242-4401

Signode
7080 Industrial Rd., Unit #1, Florence, KY 41042; 859-342-6400
Accepts green transparent polyester strapping and #1 soft drink bottles from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Compensation dependent on quantity and market value.

Somerset Recycling
P.O. Box 1348, Somerset, KY 42502; 606-274-4170
Accepts all types of plastics from commercial and industrial recyclers only. Transportation and compensation contingent on quantity and market value.

Plastic Bags

Lowe's
Also accepts plastic planing pots in the spring.

Kroger
Accepts plastic bags, dry-cleaning bags, plastic shrink wrap.

Remke Biggs 

Pool Chemicals

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts residential hazardous waste, for a fee. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except holidays).

Prescription Glasses and Nonprescription Sunglasses

OneSight
Collects and re-uses prescription glasses and non prescription sunglasses.

Printer Supplies

Cincinnati Cartridge
9544 Highland Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45242; 513-791-3251
Cincinnati Cartridge will buy empty toner and ink jet cartridges. 

DCS Technologies
6501 St. Rt. 123 N., Franklin, Ohio 45005; 937-743-4060
Accepts toner cartridges, printer ribbons, and ink jet cartridges from residential, commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services possibly provided in conjunction with deliveries. Compensation depending on type and quantity.

Ink Technologies, LLC
7600 McEwen Rd., Centerville, Ohio 45459; 937-630-3083
Ink Technologies provides free recycling services for toner and inkjet cartridges. Simply fill out the form and receive a shipping return tag in the mail that can be used to return the products to our recycling center.

Laser Life Corporation
4 Kovach Dr., Suite 470, Lockland, Ohio 45215; 513-936-8940
Accepts most printer cartridges, prefer OEM but remanufactured also accepted. Call for acceptable items and compensation.  

Lasermac
609 Eagleview Dr., Mason, Ohio 45040; 513-398-5453
Accepts toner and ink jet cartridges from residential as well as commercial and industrial recyclers. Transportation services possibly provided.

Republic/CSI
11563 Mosteller Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-771-4200
CSI provides free recycling services for inkjet cartridges, cell phones, and toner cartridges. CSI provides your company with a postage paid box. 

VBS Earth Rescue Corp.
1226 Hook Dr., Middletown, Ohio 45042; 800-444-2927
Sells recycled or remanufactured toner cartridges, printer ribbons, and ink jet cartridges to residential, commercial and industrial recyclers.

Propane Tanks

Auxier Gas, Inc.
2698 Old State Route 32, Batavia, Ohio 45103; 513-724-7700
Accepts propane tanks at no charge. Drop them off at the cage outside.

Ferrellgas
6066 Branch Hill-Guinea Pike, Milford, Ohio 45150; 513-575-1400
1047 SR 42, Lebanon, Ohio 45036; 513-932-1871
Accepts propane tanks for a fee.

Wardway
4555 Bridgetown Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45211; 513-574-0061
Accepts propane tanks for a fee.

Recycling Container Supplies

DCI
33737 West God Hope Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53209; 800-782-7273
Types: Beverage can container with built-in can crusher and other recycling or waste containers.

Jed Stock
3240 Plainfield, Warren, NJ 07063; 908-754-0404
Types: Desk-side and central collection plus confidential document containers. 

Kettle Creek Corporation
P.O. Box 47, Kempton, PA 19529; 800-527-7848
Types: Central collection, outdoor collection and beverage cans. 

Recy-CAL Supply
42597 DePortola Rd., Temecula CA 92592; 800-927-3873
Types: Desk-side, beverage cans, central collection and outdoor receptacles. 

Rehrig Pacific Company
1738 W. 20th St., Erie, PA 16502; 800-458-0403
Types: Desk-side, central collection, roll-outs and apartment recyclers. 

Rite Now Container
234 A Circle Freeway Dr., Cincinnati, OH 45246; 513-874-3196
Types: Custom corrugated desk-side, desk top, central collection, and made to order containers.

SAFCO Products
9300 West Research Center Rd., New Hope, MN 55428; 800-664-0042
Types: Desk top, central collection, storage, confidential and beverage cans. 

Smokers Outpost
2727 West Goodhope Rd., Milwaukee, WI 53209; 800-622-6069
Types: Beverage can container with built-in can crusher.

Witt Industries, Inc.
4454 Steel Pl., Cincinnati, Ohio 45209; 513-871-5700
Types: Desk-side, central collection, confidential, beverage cans and geo-cubes.

Rock, Brick, Marble

Fox Services
4660 Industry Dr., Fairfield, Ohio 45014; 513-858-2062
Accepts bricks, rock; material is made into recycled gravel.

Jurgeson Co.
11641 Mosteller Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 800-686-9725

H. Hafner & Sons
5445 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-321-1895

Rugs (damaged)

The Scratching Post
6948 Plainfield Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236; 513-984-6369

Shingles

C&D Recycling Inc.
7960 Main St., Newtown, Ohio 45244; 513-271-8540

Heritage Environmental Services
107 Brown St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-823-1597
Accepts asphalt shingles for recycling for a fee.

Shoes

Ohio Mill's Drop-Off Sites
Accepts clothes and shoes at area drop boxes.

Soles 4 Souls
Accepts shoes either locally or via mail in.

Smoke Detectors

Curie Services
Accepts smoke detectors through a mail-back program. 

Solvents/Thinners

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts residential hazardous waste, for a fee. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except holidays).

Stains/Varnish

Midwest Environmental
513-681-9990
Accepts residential hazardous waste, for a fee. Drop off material every Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except holidays).

Styrofoam

Cincy in a Box
PO Box 36507, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236
Accepts any amount of styrofoam peanuts and bubble wrap for recycling from residents, schools, businesses, etc. No cost to drop-off; no payment for material. No EPS Styrofoam. Please email to arrange a time for drop off.

Area UPS or other shipping stores may accept clean packing peanuts for reuse.

Televisions

Cleanlites
7806 Anthony Wayne Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-641-4155
419 Northland Boulevard, Forest Park, Ohio 45240; 800-778-6645

Cohen Recycling
5038 Beech Street, Norwood, Ohio 45212; 513-731-7222
4538 Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-321-9378
3120 S. Verity Parkway, Middletown, Ohio 45044; 513-425-6911

Junk King
11472 Gondola Street, Sharonville, Ohio 45241; 513-771-5865

Society St. Vincent de Paul
513-562-8841
Accepts cable ready TVs that are no more than 15 years old.

Textiles/Rags 

Goodwill
10600 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215; 513-771-4800
Accepts clean textiles (usable or unusable) and clothing for reuse.

Multi-Service
1962 Radio Rd., Dayton, Ohio 45431; 937-258-1011
Accepts soiled textiles such as gloves, rags, shop towels, and print towels for recycling.

RDA Recycling
3195 Dayton Xenia Rd., Ste 900, Dayton, Ohio 45434-6391; 800-438-9770
Accepts textiles.

Tires

Junk King
11472 Gondola Street, Sharonville, Ohio 45241; 513-771-5865

Lakin Tire East, Inc.
220 Frontage Rd., West Haven, CT 06156; 203-932-5801
Offers tire pick-up service nationwide.

Rumpke
3800 Struble Rd., Colerain Township, Ohio 45251; 513-851-0122 X2631
Accepts residential tires for a fee.

Tire Discounters
Accepts residential tires for a fee.

Walmart Tire & Lube
Accepts residential tires for a fee.

Towels (damaged)

Goodwill
Accepts laundered clothing, linens, and towels (resalable or damaged).

The Scratching Post
Accepts bed sheets, blankets, towels, throw rugs.

Video Tapes

(VHS, Beta, 8-Track, Cassette Tapes)

Friends of the Public Library Warehouse
8456 Vine Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216; 513-369-6035

Wood Pallets

Alvis Materials
9560 State Route 128, Miamitown, Ohio 45041; 513-353-3333
Accepts pallets and untreated wood. Wood products cannot be colored, no metal (nails are ok), and no plastic.

Ifco Systems
10725 Evendale Dr., Cincinnati, Ohio 45241; 513-769-0377
Accepts only pallets that are 48 x 40. Only pick-up if 400+ and business has a dock location.

Irvine Wood Recovery Inc.
110 Glendale-Milford Rd., Miamiville, Ohio 45147; 513-831-0060
Reusable pallets of any size are accepted free or possible compensation. Scrap pallets subject to a reasonable charge.

RDA Recycling
3195 Dayton Xenia Rd., Ste 900, Dayton, Ohio 45434-6391; 800-438-9770
Accepts pallets and loose wood from commercial recyclers.

Sabic Polymer Shapes
11086 Deerfield Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45242; 513-936-9666
Accepts 4' x 8', 5' x 8', 6' x 8', and 4' x10' size pallets only that are in good condition.

Spartan Supply
942 Old State Route 122, Lebanon, Ohio 45036; 513-932-6954
Accepts 48" x 40" pallets for repair and recycling. Also sell new and refurbished 48" x 40" pallets, plus odd size pallets.

Westside Pallet
2454 Petersburg, Hebron, KY 41048; 859-781-4888
Manufacturers of new & recycled pallets, crates, boxes, mulch, and skids.

Yard Trimmings

Please see our Yard Trimmings Drop-off program for Hamilton County residents. 

Alvis Materials
SR 128, Miamitown, Ohio 45041; 513-353-3333
Branches not to exceed 6" in diameter.

Bzak Landscaping
931 Round Bottom Rd., Milford, Ohio 45150; 513-831-0907
Equipment can be rented with their operator.

H. Hafner & Sons
5445 Wooster Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45226; 513-321-1895

Rumpke
3800 Struble Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45251; 513-741-2609
Equipment cannot be rented. Locking/non locking dumpsters available.

Yogurt Containers

Whole Foods
513-531-8015
Accepts #5 plastic tubs (yogurt containers, butter tubs, sour cream containers)