Recycling Locations by Type of Item

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  • Appliances Fees may apply
  • Automobiles Must have clear title
  • Automobile Batteries
  • Button Batteries Note: “Regular” batteries (alkaline, zinc-air) can be placed in the household trash.
  • Rechargeable Batteries Note: “Regular” batteries (alkaline, zinc-air) can be placed in the household trash.
  • Child Safety Seats
  • Clean Asphalt & Concrete Note: Separation of materials may be required.
  • Clothing
  • CFLs also accepts
    fluorescent tubes
    Fees may apply
  • Computer Equipment
  • Fire Extinguishers Fees may apply
  • Hearing Aids
  • Microwaves Fees may apply
  • Oil
  • Plastic Bags

    Plastic bags are readily recyclable but should not be deposited at recycling drop-off sites or in curbside recycling bins. Plastic film can clog sorting equipment, causing delays and adding costs to the sorting process. If you have plastic bags, dry cleaning bags, bread bags, wrapping from paper towels, bathroom tissue and napkins, diaper bags or newspaper bags, take them to the retailers listed below.

    Other Resources:
    For a list of locations and the types of bags or film they accept, visit abagslife.com
    For more information on plastic film recycling, including how to determine which types can be recycled, check out the video Be a Film Star produced by greenshortz.com
  • Propane Tanks
  • Recycling Buy Back Centers also accepts
    other scrap metal
    Cans and/or aluminum
  • Televisions Fees may apply
  • Tires Fees may apply
  • Toner Cartridges
  • Wood Waste Fees may apply

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

123 System Solutions
Appliances Microwaves Computer Equipment
17 Gateway Mall • 402-464-5556
Accepts: appliances, microwaves, computer equipment
(large appliances by appointment only)
A-Can Recycling
Automobile Batteries Recycling Buy Back Center
3255 S. 10th St. • 402-421-9101
Accepts: automobiles, cans and/or aluminum
Advance Auto Parts locations
Automobile Batteries Oil
Accepts: automobile batteries and oil
Akala Jewelry
Button Batteries
4230 S. 33rd St. • 402-488-8217
Accepts: button batteries
Alan Mitchell’s Appliance
Appliances Microwaves Automobile Batteries
4033 Progressive Ave., #1 • 402-420-2012
Accepts: appliances, microwaves, automobile batteries
Allen’s New & Used Batteries
Appliances Automobile Batteries Rechargeable Batteries
3320 Cleveland Ave., Suite 1 • 402-467-2455
Accepts: appliances, automobile batteries, rechargeable batteries
(Call first - washers, dryers, stoves and hot water tanks)
Alter Metal Recycling
Appliances Automobile Batteries Microwaves Recycling Buy Back Center
6100 N. 70th St. • 402-476-3306
Accepts: appliances, automobile batteries, microwaves and cans and/or aluminum
American Recycling
Computer Equipment Televisions
5001 S. 16th St. • 402-805-4985
Accepts: computer equipment and televisions
(Fees may apply)
AutoZone locations
Oil
Accepts: oil
Batteries Plus Bulb locations
Rechargeable Batteries CFLs
Accepts: rechargeable batteries, compact fluorescent lights
(fees may apply)
Best Buy
Rechargeable Batteries Computer Equipment Televisions Toner Cartridges
6919 “O” St. • 402-473-2099
Accepts: rechargeable batteries, computer equipment, televisions and toner cartridges
(Fees may apply)
Capital City Auto Recyclers
Automobiles Automobile Batteries Oil
100 W. “P” St. • 402-475-2982
Accepts: automobiles, automobile batteries and oil
Cartridge World locations
Toner Cartridges
Accepts: toner cartridges
Cather & Sons Construction
Clean Asphalt & Concrete
6400 N. 70th St. • 402-464-2113
Accepts: clean asphalt & concrete
Constructors, Inc.
Clean Asphalt & Concrete
6701 N. 70th St. • 402-441-4179
Accepts: concrete
(only concrete)
Don’s New & Used Tires
Tires
2141 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-477-4332
Accepts: tires
Firestone Complete Auto Care
Oil
300 N. 66 St. • 402-467-4593
Accepts: oil
Four Brothers Auto Salvage
Automobiles Automobile Batteries Oil Tires
5440 N. 70th St. • 402-467-3531
Accepts: automobiles, automobile batteries, oil and tires
Gana Trucking & Excavating
Clean Asphalt & Concrete
13800 S. 54th St., Roca • 402-794-5000
Accepts: clean asphalt & concrete
General Fire & Safety Equipment
Fire Extinguishers
2431 Fairfield St. • 402-476-4646
Accepts: fire extinguishers
Gold Smith Jewelers
Button Batteries
5500 Old Cheney Rd. • 402-421-2253
Accepts: button batteries
Goodwill locations
Computer Equipment
Accepts: computer equipment
Graham Tire locations
Automobile Batteries Oil Tires
402-421-1500
Accepts: automobile batteries, oil and tires
Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Appliances
4630 “Y” St. • 402-464-0010
Accepts: appliances
(No older than 10 years)
Harm’s Refuse Services Inc.
Tires
6950 N 84th St. • 402-488-9083
Accepts: tires
H&M
Clothing
Gateway Mall • 855-466-7467
Accepts: clothing
H.I.S. Auto Care
Automobile Batteries Oil
7000 Van Dorn • 402-488-8934
Accepts: automobile batteries and oil
Hofeling Enterprises
Wood Waste
2200 S. Folsom Ct. • 402-438-8733
Accepts: wood waste
Hoffman’s Appliance
Appliances
4734 Adams St. • 402-466-6252
Accepts: appliances
(water heaters accepted; no dishwashers)
Home Depot locations
Rechargeable Batteries CFLs
Accepts: rechargeable batteries and CFLs
(power tool batteries only)
Hy-Vee Locations
Plastic Bags
Accepts: plastic bags
Interstate All Battery Center
Automobile Batteries Button Batteries Rechargeable Batteries
4310 N. 27th St. • 402-474-1991
Accepts: automobile batteries, button batteries and rechargeable batteries
Jensen Tire & Auto locations
Automobile Batteries Oil Tires
Accepts: automobile batteries, oil and tires
Kendle’s Auto Salvage
Automobiles Automobile Batteries
100 W. Sumner St. • 402-477-9702
Accepts: automobiles and automobile batteries
Latsch’s
Toner Cartridges
200 Oakcreek Dr. • 402-323-7222
Accepts: toner cartridges
Lee’s Propane
Propane Tanks
625 W. “O” St. • 402-474-3235
Accepts: propane tanks
(5 lbs. or larger, fees may apply)
Leon’s Gourmet Grocer
Plastic Bags
2200 Winthrop Rd. • 402-488-2307
Accepts plastic bags
Lowe’s
Rechargeable Batteries CFLs Plastic Bags
6101 Apples Way • 402-420-3660
Accepts: rechargeable batteries and CFLs
LKQ Auto Parts of Lincoln
Automobiles
3450 N. 35th Cir. • 402-467-4541
Accepts: automobiles
Major Appliance
Appliances
3221 Huntington Ave. • 402-466-1022
Accepts: appliances
(24/7 drop-off)
Menards locations
Automobile Batteries
Accepts: automobile batteries
North 48th Street Transfer Station
Appliances Automobile Batteries Oil Tires
5101 N. 48th St. • 402-441-8104
Accepts: appliances, automobile batteries, oil and tires
Office Depot
Computer Equipment Toner Cartridges
3120 Pine Lake Road • 402-437-9115
Accepts: computer equipment and toner cartridges
(Fees may apply)
O’Reilly Auto Parts locations
Automobile Batteries Oil
Accepts: automobile batteries and oil
Otte Oil & Propane
Propane Tanks
3435 Maple St., Davey • 402-785-2365
Accepts: propane tanks
(20 lbs. or larger)
Pavers, LLC
Clean Asphalt & Concrete
12303 Hwy. 6, Waverly • 402-786-5900
Accepts: clean asphalt & concrete
Russ's Market Locations
Plastic Bags
Accepts plastic bags
Sadoff Iron & Metal Company
Appliances Automobile Batteries Computer Equipment Recycling Buy Back Center Televisions
4400 W. Webster St. • 402-470-2510
Accepts: appliances, automobile batteries, computer equipment, cans and/or aluminum, televisions
(Fees may apply)
Salvage Warehouse
Appliances
4333 N 61st • 402-466-8294
5400 S. 56th, Suite 9 • 402-420-0708
Accepts appliances
Sartor Hamann locations
Button Batteries
402-476-8561
Accepts: button batteries
Schrock Innovations
Computer Equipment
2801 Pine Lake Rd. • 402-423-9595
Accepts: computer equipment
(Fees may apply)
Scrapy’s
Appliances Microwaves Automobiles Automobile Batteries Computer Equipment Recycling Buy Back Center Televisions
7701 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-217-9095
Accepts: appliances, microwaves, automobiles, automobile batteries, computer equipment, cans and/or aluminum
(Fees may apply)
Sertoma - Hearing Aid Bank
Hearing Aids
402-467-4837 • 402-488-2260 for pick up • contact@northeastsertoma.org
Accepts: hearing aids
Staples
Rechargeable Batteries Computer Equipment Toner Cartridges
4940 “O” St. • 402-467-1118
Accepts: rechargeable batteries, computer equipment and toner cartridges
(Cell phone batteries only)
Star City Auto Salvage
Automobiles
2705 N. 33rd St. • 402-464-7009
Accepts: automobiles, button batteries
Star City Recycling
Appliances Microwaves Automobile Batteries Plastic Bags Rechargeable Batteries Computer Equipment Fire Extinguishers Hearing Aids Televisions Tires Toner Cartridges
3425 Cleveland Ave. • 402-890-4320
Accepts: appliances, automobile batteries, rechargeable batteries, computer equipment, fire extinguishers, hearing aids, televisions and toner cartridges
(Fees may apply)
Super Saver locations
Plastic Bags
Accepts plastic bags.
Target locations
Rechargeable Batteries Plastic Bags Toner Cartridges
Accepts: rechargeable batteries, toner cartridges
The Time Shoppe
Button Batteries
6450 “O” St. • 402-467-1884
Accepts: button batteries
T.O. Haas Tire locations
Automobile Batteries Oil Tires
402-474-1525
Accepts: automobile batteries, oil and tires
Total Tool
Rechargeable Batteries
2611 Kimco Dr. • 402-476-6673
Accepts: rechargeable batteries
(power tool batteries only)
Tractor Supply Co. locations
Automobile Batteries Oil
Accepts: automobile batteries, oil
Tracy's Collision Center
Child Safety Seats
North – 402-441-4820
South – 402-441-4800
Accepts: child safety seats
True Value locations
Oil
Accepts: oil
Uribe Scrap Tires
Tires
402-450-0971
Accepts: tires
US Cellular
Rechargeable Batteries
2662 Cornhusker Hwy. • 402-466-8700
Accepts: rechargeable batteries
(cell phone batteries only)
Walmart locations
Automobile Batteries Button Batteries Oil Plastic Bags
Accepts: automobile batteries, button batteries and oil
Wolfe Ace Hardware
Button Batteries CFLs and Fluorescent Tubes
6118 Havelock Ave. • 402-466-7707
Accepts: button batteries, CFLs and fluorescent tubes
Wright’s Jewelers
Button Batteries
4101 Pioneer Woods Dr. • 402-474-0774
Accepts: button batteries

Check with these firms to ensure proper handling of your recycled product. The City has not conducted an environmental audit on any of these firms.