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Recycling Operations

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
(large appliances by appointment only)
A & J Recycling
3250 N. 20th St. 402-438-3684
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
Hoffman's Appliance
4734 Adams St. • 402-466-6252
(water heaters accepted; no dishwashers)
Major Appliance
3221 Huntington Ave. • 402-466-1022
(24/7 drop-off)
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
LKQ Auto Parts of Lincoln
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

Accepts other scrap metal
Accepts microwaves

Automobile Batteries

A-Can Recycling
3255 S. 10th St. • 402-421-9101
A & J Recycling
3250 N. 20th St. 402-438-3684
Advanced Auto Parts Locations
Alan Mitchell's Appliance
4033 Progressive Ave., #1 • 402-420-2012
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 Locations
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 Locations
Kendle's Auto Salvage
100 W. Sumner St. • 402-477-9702
North 48th Street Transfer Station
5101 N. 48th St. • 402-441-8104
O'Reilly Auto Parts Locations
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 Locations
402-474-1525
Walmart Locations

Accepts scrap metal
Accepts microwaves

Rechargeable Batteries

Best Buy
6919 "O" St. • 402-473-2099
Allen's New & Used Batteries
3320 Cleveland Ave., Suite 2 • 402-467-2455
Electric Shaver Services
315 S. 11th St. 402-476-1785
Grainger
100 Oakcreek Dr. • 402-476-9014
(cell phone batteries only)
Home Depot Locations
(power tool batteries only)
Interstate All Battery Center
4310 N. 27th St. • 402-474-1991
Lowe's
6101 Apples Way • 402-420-3660
OfficeMax
3120 Pine Lake Road • 402-437-9115
RadioShack Locations
Staples
4940 "O" St. • 402-467-1118
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320
Target Locations
Total Tools
2611 Kimco Dr. • 402-476-6673
(power tool batteries only)
US Cellular
2662 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-466-8700
(cell phone batteries only)

Button Batteries

Akala Jewelry
4230 S. 33rd St. • 402-488-8217
Gold Smith Jewelers
5500 Old Cheney Rd. • 402-421-2253
Sartor Hamann Locations
402-476-8561
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320
The Time Shoppe
6450 "O" St. • 402-467-1884
Walmart Locations
Wolfe Ace Hardware
6118 Havelock Ave. • 402-466-7207
Wright's Jewelers
4101 Pioneer Woods Dr. • 402-474-0774

Accepts fluorescent tubes

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

Computer Equipment

123 System Solutions
17 Gateway Mall • 402-464-5556
A & J Recycling
3250 N. 20th St. • 402-438-3684
American Recycling
5001 S.16th St. • 402-805-4985
Best Buy
6919 "O" St. • 402-473-2099
Goodwill Locations
402-438-2022
Office Depot Locations
OfficeMax
3120 Pine Lake Road • 402-437-9115
Sadoff Iron & Metal Company
4400 W. Webster St. • 402-470-2510
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
Staples
4940 "O" St. • 402-467-1118
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320

Accepts scrap metal
Accepts microwaves

Clean Asphalt & Concrete

Cather & Sons Construction
6400 N. 70th St. • 402-464-2113
Constructors, Inc.
6701 N. 70th St. • Call Rick Helms 402-499-4764
(only concrete)
Gana Trucking & Excavating
13800 S. 54th St., Roca • 402-794-5000
Pavers, LLC
12303 Hwy. 6, Waverly • 402-786-5900

NOTE: Separation of materials may be required.

Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFL)

Bishop Heights True Value
4200 S. 27th St. • 420-0077
EcoStores Nebraska
530 W. "P" St. • 402-477-3606
Home Depot Locations
Lowe’s
6101 Apples Way • 402-420-3660
Wolfe Ace Hardware
6118 Havelock Ave. • 402-466-7707

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

Advance Auto Parts Locations
Capital City Auto Recyclers
100 W. "P" St. • 475-2982
Farmers Cooperative
208 W. 3rd St., Firth • 402-791-5837
Four Brothers Auto Salvage
5440 N. 70th St. • 402-467-3531
Graham Tire Locations
402-421-1500
H.I.S. Auto Care
7000 Van Dorn • 402-488-8934
Jensen Tire & Auto Locations
N. 48th St. Transfer Station
5101 N. 48th St. • 402-441-8104
O'Reilly Auto Parts Locations
Otte Oil & Propane
3435 Maple St., Davey • 402-785-2365
T.O. Haas Tire Locations
402-474-1525
Wal-Mart Locations

Tires

Don's Used Tires
2141 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-477-4332
Four Brothers Auto Salvage
5440 N. 70th St. • 402-467-3531
Graham Tire Locations
402-421-1500
Jensen Tire & Auto Locations
N. 48th Street Transfer Station
5101 N. 48th St. • 402-441-8104
Uribe Scrap Tires
402-450-0971
Pittman's Tires
3320 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-467-1082
T.O. Haas Tire Locations
402-474-1525

Plastic Grocery Bags

Hy-Vee Locations
Leon's Food Mart
2200 Winthrop Rd. • 402-488-2307
Lowe's
6101 Apples Way • 402-420-3660
Russ's Market Locations
Super Saver Locations
Target Locations
Walmart Locations

Plastic Pharmacy Bottles

Remove caps and labels

The Pharmacy
1221 N. Cotner Blvd. • 402-466-6082
Walmart Locations
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
Alan Mitchell's Appliance
4033 Progressive Ave., #1 • 402-420-2012
American Recycling
5001 S.16th St. • 402-805-4985
Best Buy
6919 "O" St. • 402-473-2099
Major Appliance
3221 Huntington Ave. • 402-466-1022
Scrapy's
7701 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-217-9095
Secure Recyclers
1060 N. 33rd St. • 402-805-0065
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320

Accepts scrap metal
Accepts microwaves

Toner Cartridges

Best Buy
6919 "O" St. • 402-473-2099
Cartridge World Locations
Goodwill Locations
402-438-2022
Latsch's
200 Oakcreek Dr. • 402-323-7222
Messiah Lutheran Church & School
1800 S. 84th St. • 402-489-3024
Office Depot Locations
OfficeMax
3120 Pine Lake Road • 402-437-9115
Staples
4940 "O" St. • 402-217-9095
Star City Recycling
402-890-4320
Target Locations

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
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


Recycling Operations