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Recycling Center

Thanksgiving Day Holiday Schedule 
Landfill and the Recycling Center will be CLOSED Thursday, November 22 for Thanksgiving Day.

The Recycling Center will be CLOSED Friday, November 23 and Landfill will be OPEN from 7AM – 2PM Friday, November 23.

Recyclable Materials
The recycling center accepts:
  • Aluminum
  • Clear and brown glass
  • Colored HDPE plastics (marked with a #1 on the bottom of the container)
  • Corrugated cardboard boxes
  • Magazines
  • Mixed office paper
  • Natural HDPE plastics (marked with a #2 on the bottom of the container)
  • Newspaper
  • Tin

Required Handling
All recyclables have the following requirements:
  • Rinsed clean
  • Remove all lids and discard
  • No wax coated cardboard
  • Cans need to have labels removed
  • Ad inserts from the newspaper should be kept with magazines
  • Paper clips, rubber bands, staples, tape adhesive labels, plastic tabs and plastic, or wire spirals removed

To volunteer for the recycling program, call the recycling center at 816-232-4401 or Donna Reynolds at 816-287-2300, ext. 1079.

Contact Us
Bill Blacketer
Superintendent of Solid Waste/Recycling

St. Joseph Recycling Center
3405 S. Belt Hwy
St. Joseph, MO 64503

Ph: 816-232-4401

Wednesday - Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m..

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