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Recycling Locations by Type of Item


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Fees and restrictions may apply. Please call before dropping off materials.

Appliances

123 System Solutions***
17 Gateway Mall • 402-464-5556
Alan Mitchell's Appliance
4033 Progressive Ave., #1 • 402-420-2012
Allen's New & Used Batteries
3320 Cleveland Ave., Suite 2 • 402-467-2455
(washers, dryers, stoves and hot water tanks)
Alter Metal Recycling*
6100 N. 70th St. • 402-476-3306
Capital City Metal Recycling
2120 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-465-5555
Hoffman's Appliance
4734 Adams St. • 402-466-6252
Major Appliance
3221 Huntington Ave. • 402-466-1022
N. 48th St. Transfer Station
5101 N. 48th St. • 402-441-8104
Sadoff Iron & Metal Company*
4400 W Webster St. • 402-470-2510
Scrapy's*
7701 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-217-9095

*Accepts other scrap metal
***Accepts microwaves

Automobiles

Must have clear title.

Capital City Auto Recyclers
100 W. "P" St. • 402-475-2982
Four Brothers Auto Salvage
5440 N. 70th St. • 402-467-3531
Kendle's Auto Salvage
100 W. Sumner St. • 402-477-9702
Olston's Import Auto Salvage
3450 N. 35th Cir. • 402-467-4541
Scrapy's*
7701 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-217-9095
Star City Auto Salvage
2705 N. 33rd St. • 402-464-7009

Automobile Batteries

A-Can Recycling
3255 S. 10th St. • 402-421-9101
Advanced Auto Parts
222 N. 48th St. • 402-465-5556
3100 Cornhusker Highway • 402-465-8188
2101 S. 10th St. • 402-742-0334
3800 Old Cheney Rd., Ste A2 • (402) 420-9860
Allen's New & Used Batteries
3320 Cleveland Ave., Ste. 2 • 402-467-2455
Alter Metal Recycling
6100 N. 70th St. • 402-476-3306
Capital City Auto Recyclers
100 W. "P" St. • 402-475-2982
Four Brothers Auto Salvage
5440 N. 70th St. • 402-467-3531
Graham Tire
1918 "O" St. • 402-476-6521
2121 Cornhusker Highway • 402-474-2277
6201 Artisan Way • 402-261-9251
6800 "O" St. • 402-467-2555
1401 Cushman Drive • 402-421-1500
H.I.S. Auto Care
7000 Van Dorn • 402-488-8934
Interstate All Battery Center
4310 N. 27th St. • 402-474-1991
Jensen Tire & Auto
5430 Red Rock Lane • 402-328-9250
Kendle's Auto Salvage
100 W. Sumner St. • 402-477-9702
North 48th Street Transfer Station
5101 N. 48th St. • 402-441-8104
Sadoff Iron & Metal Company*
4400 W Webster St. • 402-470-2510
Scrapy's*
7701 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-217-9095
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320
T.O. Haas Tire
2400 "O" St. • 402-261-2854
2700 Folkways Blvd. • 402-858-5276
1150 N. 48th St. • 402-817-3304
8300 Dawson Creek Bay • 402-858-5275
7201 S. 27th St. • 402-261-0088
5900 S. 56th St. • 402-858-5277
640 W. "O" St. • 402-802-9861
Wal-Mart
4700 N. 27th St. • 402-438-4377
3400 N. 85th St. • 402-466-0447
8700 Andermatt Dr. • 402-484-6166

*Accepts other scrap metal

Rechargeable Batteries

Allen's New & Used Batteries
3320 Cleveland Ave., Suite 2 • 402-467-2455
Baker Hardware
801 "N" St. • 402-475-4081
Best Buy
6919 "O" St. • 402-473-2099
Electric Shaver Services
315 S 11th St. • 402-476-1785
Grainger
100 Oakcreek Dr. • 402-476-9014
Cell phone batteries only.
Home Depot
3300 N 27th St. • 402-325-6200
6800 South 70th St. • 402-328-9669
Power tool batteries only.
Interstate All Battery Center
4310 N 27th St. • 402-474-1991
Lowe's
6101 Apples Way • 402-420-3660
QP Ace Hardware
924 N 70th St. • 402-486-1515
945 S 27th St. • 402-438-5517
3800 Old Cheney Rd • 402-421-1912
1401 Superior • 402-742-7004
RadioShack
5130 N 27th St • 402-438-4772
159 Gateway Mall • 402-467-3301
4848 Van Dorn St, #1 • 402-488-3247
Staples
4940 "O" St. • 402-467-1118
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320
Target
333 N 48th St. • 402-464-8292
5330 S 56th St. • 402-423-0300
8201 S 40th St • 402-420-3540
Total Tools
2611 Kimco Dr. • 402-476-6673
Power tool batteries only.
US Cellular
2662 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-466-8700
Cell phone batteries only.
Wal-Mart
4700 N. 27th St. • 402-438-4377
Verizon Wireless
5141 "O" St. • 402-421-5480
Cell phone batteries only.

Button Batteries

Akala Fine Jewelry
4230 S. 33rd St. • 402-488-8217
Gold Smith Jewelers
5500 Old Cheney Rd. • 402-421-2253
Murphy's QP Do it Best Store
1554 N 48th St. • 402-466-9852
Sartor Hamann
1150 "O" St. • 402-476-8561
2900 Pine Lake Rd., Ste C • 402-420-2244
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320
The Time Shoppe
6450 "O" St. • 402-467-1884
Wal-Mart
3400 North 85th St. • 402-466-0447
4700 N 27th St. • 402-438-4377
8700 Andermatt Dr. • 402-484-6296
Wright's Jewelers
4101 Pioneer Woods Dr. • 402-474-0774

NOTE: "Regular" batteries (alkaline, zinc-air) can be placed in the household trash.

Computer Equipment

123 System Solutions
17 Gateway Mall • 402-464-5556
Best Buy
6919 "O" St. • 402-473-2099
Goodwill Locations
4555 Vine St. • 402-466-3223
1700 S. 17th St. • 402-438-1109
5500 South 56th St., #3 • 402-421-2669
3910 N 27th St. • 402-465-4663
1731 O St. • 402-477-7216
5745 "O" St. • 402-486-4939
Office Depot
333 N. 50 St. • 402-466-3443
6333 Apple Way, Ste. 111 • 402-420-2777
Secure Recyclers***
1060 N. 33rd St. • 402-805-0065
Schrock Innovations
2801 Pine Lake Rd. • 402-423-9595
Scrapy's
7701 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-217-9095
(towers only)
Staples
4940 "O" St. • 402-467-1118
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320

Clean Asphalt & Concrete

Cather Construction
6400 N. 70th St. • 402-464-2113
Constructors, Inc.
6500 N. 70th St. • 402-434-1764
Gana Trucking & Excavating
13400 S. 54th St., Roca • 402-794-5000
Pavers LLC
12303 Hwy. 6, Waverly • 402-786-5900

Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFL)

Bishop Heights True Value**
4200 S 27th St. • 402-420-0077
EcoStores Nebraska**
530 W "P" St. • 402-477-3606
Home Depot
3300 N 27th St. • 402-325-6200
6800 South 70th St. • 402-328-9669
Lowe's
6101 Apples Way • 402-420-3660
Murphy's QP Do it Best Store**
1554 N 48th St. • 402-466-9852
Wolfe Ace Hardware**
6118 Havelock Ave. • 402-466-7707

**also accepts fluorescent tubes

Fire Extinguishers

General Fire & Safety Equipment
2431 Fairfield St. • 402-476-4646
Jacobsen Fire & Equipment Company
140 W. Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-474-4203
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320

Oil

Advanced Auto Parts
222 N. 48th St. • 402-465-5556
3100 Cornhusker Highway • 402-465-8188
2101 S. 10th St. • 402-742-0334
3800 Old Cheney Rd., Ste A2 • (402) 420-9860
Capital City Auto Recyclers
140 W "P" St. • 402-475-2982
Farmers Cooperative
305 Main St., Firth •402-791-5837
Four Brothers Auto Salvage
5440 N. 70th St. •402-467-3531
Graham Tire
1918 "O" St. • 402-476-6521
2121 Cornhusker Highway • 402-474-2277
6800 "O" St. • 402-467-2555
1401 Cushman Drive • 402-421-1500
H.I.S. Auto Care
7000 Van Dorn • 402-488-8934
North 48th Street Transfer Station
5101 N 48th St. • 402-441-8104
O'Reilly Auto Parts
1525 Cornhusker St. • 402-475-1188
120 "O" St. • 402-475-1166
1201 North 48th St. • 402-466-4663
1101 Arapahoe St. • 402-423-1222
Otte Oil & Propane
3435 Maple St., Davey •402-785-2365
T.O. Haas Tire
2400 "O" St. • 402-261-2854
2700 Folkways Blvd. • 402-858-5276
1150 N. 48th St. • 402-817-3304
8300 Dawson Creek Bay • 402-858-5275
7201 S. 27th St. • 402-261-0088
5900 S. 56th St. • 402-858-5277
640 W. "O" St. • 402-802-9861
Wal-Mart
4700 N 27th St. • 402-438-4377
3400 North 85th St. • 402-466-0447
8700 Andermatt Dr. • 402-484-6166

Tires

Don's Used Tires
2141 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-477-4332
Four Brothers Auto Salvage
5440 N. 70th St. • 402-467-3531
Graham Tire
1918 "O" St. • 402-476-6521
2121 Cornhusker Highway • 402-474-2277
6800 "O" St. • 402-467-2555
1401 Cushman Drive • 402-421-1500
Jensen Tire & Auto
5430 Red Rock Lane • 402-328-9250
North 48th Street Transfer Station
5101 N 48th St. • 402-441-8104
Lee Pester Tires
12080 Adams St. • 402-450-0971
Pittman's Tires
3320 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-467-1082
T.O. Haas Tire
2400 "O" St. • 402-261-2854
2700 Folkways Blvd. • 402-858-5276
1150 N. 48th St. • 402-817-3304
8300 Dawson Creek Bay • 402-858-5275
7201 S. 27th St. • 402-261-0088
5900 S. 56th St. • 402-858-5277
640 W. "O" St. • 402-802-9861

Plastic Grocery Bags

HyVee
5020 North 27th St. • 402-477-4764
5010 "O" St. • 402-483-7707
2345 North 48th St. • 402-467-5506
1601 N. 84th St. • 402-467-5505
6001 Village Dr. • 402-421-2462
7151 Stacy Ln. • 402-489-4244
Leon's Food Mart
2200 Winthrop Rd. • 402-488-2307
Lowe's
6101 Apples Way • 402-420-3660
Russ's Market
17th & Washington St. • 402-477-1238
66th & "O" St. • 402-466-8111
63rd & Havelock Ave. • 402-464-5804
70th & Van Dorn St. • 402-483-0044
33rd & Hwy. 2 • 402-420-1414
Coddington & West "A" St. • 402-477-6236
Sunmart Locations
2600 S 48th St. • 402-483-2809
2145 S 17th St. • 402-435-3276
Super Saver Locations
233 N. 48th St. • 402-464-8552
22662 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-466-7100
5440 S. 56th St. • 402-423-7181
2525 Pine Lake Rd. • 402-420-2000
840 Fallbrook Blvd • 402-438-8880
Target Locations
333 N 48th St. • 402-464-8292
5330 S 56th St. • 402-423-0300
8201 S 40th St • 402-420-3540
Wal-Mart
4700 N 27th St. • 402-438-4377
3400 North 85th St. • 402-466-0447
8700 Andermatt Dr. • 402-484-6166

Plastic Pharmacy Bottles

Remove caps and labels

The Pharmacy
1221 N. Cotner Blvd. • 402-466-6082
Wal-Mart
4700 N 27th St. • 402-438-4377
3400 North 85th St. • 402-466-0447
8700 Andermatt Dr. • 402-484-6166
Multi-material Recycling Sites

Propane Tanks

Lee's Propane
625 West "O" Street • 402-474-3235
20 lbs. or larger
Otte Oil & Propane
3435 Maple St., Davey • 402-785-2365
15 lbs. or larger

Televisions

123 System Solutions
17 Gateway Mall • 402-464-5556
Best Buy
6919 "O" St. • 402-473-2099
Goodwill Computer and Electronics
5745 "O" St. • 402-486-4939
Scrapy's
7701 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-217-9095
Secure Recyclers
1060 N. 33rd St. • 402-805-0065
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320

***Accepts microwaves

Toner Cartridges

Cartridge World
6900 "O" St. • 402-465-4465
5400 S 56th St. • 402-464-3455
Goodwill Locations
4555 Vine St. • 402-466-3223
1700 S. 17th St. • 402-438-1109
5500 South 56th St., #3 • 402-421-2669
3910 N 27th St. • 402-465-4663
1731 O St. • 402-477-7216
Latsch's
200 Oakcreek Dr. • 402-323-7222
Messiah Lutheran Church & School
1800 S 84th St. • 402-489-3024
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320
Target Locations
333 N 48th St. • 402-464-8292
5330 S 56th St. • 402-423-0300
8201 S 40th St • 402-420-3540
Walgreens Locations
1301 "O" St. • 402-476-6898
1701 South St. • 402-435-3271
1404 Superior St. • 402-477-2622
815 N 27th St. • 402-435-5151
4811 "O" St. • 402-489-2232
2502 N 48th St. • 402-466-1424
2600 S 48th St. • 402-483-2834
5701 Village Dr. • 402-421-7119
2630 Pine Lake Rd. • 402-421-0984
7045 "O" St. • 402-484-8222
4000 S 70th St. • 402-489-0338
5500 Red Rock Ln. • 402-421-2122
8300 Northern Lights Dr. • 402-464-8302

Wood Waste

Hofeling Enterprises
2200 S Folsom Court • 402-438-8733

Private Curbside Recycling

The following recyclers provide the convenience of curbside recycling:

Journal Star Recycling Remote Site, 402-473-2695
Newspapers, Mixed Paper, Aluminum Cans and Pie Tins, Plastic #1 through #7, Newspaper Poly Bags, Grocery Sacks, Packing Peanuts, Cardboard, Metal Cans, Glass
Recycling Enterprises Remote Site, 402-421-6655
Aluminum Cans & Foil, Cardboard, Glass Bottles, Newspaper, Mixed Paper, Plastic Containers (#1 - #7), Grocery Bags, Tin Cans
RecycleLink Remote Site, 4850 N 48th St., 402-466-0412
Aluminum Cans, Steel Cans, Tin Cans, Plastic Containers #1,2,3 & 5, Mixed Paper, Cardboard
Star City Recycling Remote Site, 402-890-4320
Newspaper, Mixed Paper, Cardboard & Corrugated Board, Glass Bottles, Tin & Steel Cans, Aluminum Cans, Scrap Metal, Plastic Bottles #1-7, Plastic Bags, CD'S & DVD'S & Jewel Cases, VHS Tapes, Audio Cassette Tapes & Cases, Hairdryers, Curling Irons, Small Appliances (toasters, coffee pots, etc.), PDA'S & Chargers, MP3 Players, Digital Cameras, Handheld Game Systems & Games, Console Game Systems, Cell Phones & Accessories, Beepers & Accessories, VCR'S & DVD Players, Stereos, radios, CD Players, Boomboxes, Computer Equipment, Hearing Aids, Prescription Glasses, Packing Peanuts, Rechargeable Batteries, Button Batteries, Crayons

Many refuse haulers recycle in their customer area. Please contact your refuse hauler to determine if they provide recycling service.

Recycling Buy Back Centers

Cans and/or aluminum

A&J Recycling
3250 N 20th St. • 402-438-3684
A-Can Recycling
3255 S 10th St. • 402-421-9101
Alter Metal Recycling*
6100 N. 70th St. • 402-476-3306
Capital City Metal Recycling
2120 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-465-5555
Sadoff Iron & Metal Company*
4400 W Webster St. • 402-470-2510
Scrapy's*
7701 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-217-9095

*Also takes other scrap metal


Recycling Operations