Antifreeze

  • Capital City Oil, 375 Columbus Road, Mount Vernon, 740-397-4483
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation and Recycling, LLC, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Fluid Recovery Ltd., 3975 Morrow Meadows Drive, Mount Gilead, 1-800-341-6516
  • Environmental Enterprises, Inc., 1253 Essex Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43201 (614) 294-1300
  • Special Collection Events.  A list of events can be found here.

Appliances

Appliances containing freon must have the freon removed by a certified technician. Locations marked with * are certified to remove freon.

DELAWARE

  • Sims Brother’s, 65 London Road, Delaware 740-363-9192 *
  • Friction Metals, 278 Curtis Street, Delaware 740-362-3429
  • Delaware Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700

KNOX

  • Ross Brothers, 106 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-9334
  • Opportunity Knox, 17604 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, 740-501-2135 *

MARION

MORROW

  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation and Recycling, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440 *

Batteries

Household (A, AA, AAA, D, button batteries, etc.) must have the terminal end taped prior to being recycled at the following locations.

  • Knox County Recycling Office, 117 E. High Street, Suite 257, Mount Vernon, 740-393-6704
  • Mount Vernon City Hall Lobby, 40 Public Square, Mount Vernon, 740-393-6704
  • Marion County Recycling Office, 222 West Center Street, Marion, 740-223-4120
  • Environmental Enterprises, Inc., 1253 Essex Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43201 (614) 294-1300
  • Special Collection Events.  A list of events can be found here.

Automotive- accepted at most automotive supply stores for recycling. Automotive batteries can also be taken to Special Collection Events.  A list of events can be found here.

Construction Debris

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Mid-Ohio Santitation & Recycling, LLC, 356 HPM Street, Mt. Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

lumber

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation & Recycling LLC, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

treated wood

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation & Recycling LLC, 356 HPM Street, Mt. Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

concrete

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation & Recycling LLC, 356 HPM Street, Mt. Gilead 419-947-7440
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

siding

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation & Recycling LLC, 356 HPM Street, Mt. Gilead 419-947-7440
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

shingles

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation & Recycling LLC, 356 HPM Street, Mt. Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

Electronics

Televisions

Microwaves

Computers

Monitors

Cell Phones

  • Gambier Community Center, 115 Meadow Lane, Gambier 740-427-5051
  • MARCA Industries, 2387 Harding Highway East, Marion 740-375-6144
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation & Recycling, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead 419-947-7440
  • Ohio Mulch, 883 US Highway 42 N, Delaware 740-363-8496
  • Ohio Mulch, 6673 US Route 23 South, Lewis Center 740-548-6242
  • Ohio Mulch, 6300 Frost Road, Westerville 614-568-0222
  • Special Collection Events.  A list of events can be found here.

Fluorescent Light Bulbs

Fluorescent light bulbs and compact fluorescent bulbs can be taken to the following locations.

  • Lowe’s, 1465 Polaris Parkway, Columbus
  • Lowe’s, 1010 Coshocton Avenue, Mount Vernon
  • Lowe’s, 1840 Marion-Mt. Gilead Road, Marion
  • Environmental Enterprises, Inc., 1253 Essex Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43201 (614) 294-1300
  • Special Collection Events.  A list of events can be found here.

Tube Type Bulbs can be safely disposed of at a Special Collection Event.  A list of events can be found here.

Hazardous Waste

Chemicals

Gas

Propane Tanks

  • Typically 20 pound tanks can be switched out for a new tank where available.
  • Environmental Enterprises, Inc., 1253 Essex Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43201 (614) 294-1300
  • Special Collection Events - A list of events can be found here.

Stain

Sealer

Fire Extinguishers

Cleaners

Mercury

Smoke Alarms

  • Smoke alarms can be safely disposed of in the trash unless it has a radio active symbol on the back. If it contains radio active material, they can be recycled at a DKMM Special Collection Event - A list of events can be found here.

  • Environmental Enterprises, Inc., 1253 Essex Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43201 (614) 294-1300

Medications

Do NOT flush! Flushing can contaminate water sources and can impact aquatic life. There are many 24-hour drop-off location available for convenient disposal within the District.

DELAWARE COUNTY

  • Delaware City Police Department, 70 North Union Street, Delaware
  • Delaware County Sheriff’s Department, 844 U.S. 42 North, Delaware
  • Genoa Township Police Department, 7049 Big Walnut Road, Galena
  • Shawnee Hills Police Department, 40 West Reindeer Drive, Shawnee Hills
  • Sunbury Police Department, 9 E. Granville Street, Sunbury

KNOX

  • Knox County Sheriff’s Department, 11540 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mount Vernon
  • Mount Vernon Police Department, 5 N. Gay Street, Mount Vernon

MARION

  • Marion County Sheriff’s Department, 889 Marion-Williamsport Road, East, Marion
  • Marion City Police Department, 233 West Center Street, Marion
  • Walgreens, 1321 Delaware Avenue, Marion

MORROW

  • Morrow County Sheriff’s Department, 101 Home Road, Mount Gilead

Oil

Many auto parts stores will take up to 5 gallons of used motor oil. Used oil can also be recycled at a DKMM Special Collection Event. A list of events can be found here.

Environmental Enterprises, Inc., 1253 Essex Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43201 (614) 294-1300

 

Motor Oil

Many auto parts stores will take up to 5 gallons of used motor oil. Used oil can also be recycled at a DKMM Special Collection Event. A list of events can be found here.

  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation & Recycling LLC, 356 HPM Street, Mt Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Environmental Enterprises, Inc., 1253 Essex Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43201 (614) 294-1300

Paint

For information on how to properly dispose of paint, click here for DKMM Paint Disposal Flyer.

Special Collection Events - Click here for a list of events.

Recyclables

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Aluminum Cans

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Cardboard

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Cartons

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Glass

Food grade glass bottles and jars only. 

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Paper

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Newspaper

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Office Paper

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Magazine

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Plastic

Only plastic bottles & jugs are recyclable.  All other plastic containers should be placed in with your garbage.

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Steel Cans

DKMM provides a number of recycling drop-off locations throughout our four-county district.

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Styrofoam

Clean packaging Styrofoam only.

  • Opportunity Knox, 17604 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, 740-501-2135
    Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 11:00 am and 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Scrap Metal

DELAWARE

KNOX

  • Ross Brothers, 106 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-9334

MARION

MORROW

  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation and Recycling, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440

Trash

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation and Recycling, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

Garbage

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation and Recycling, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

Furniture

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation and Recycling, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

Couch

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation and Recycling, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

Mattress

  • Delaware County Transfer Station, 888 US Route 42 North, Delaware, 740-369-7700
  • Republic Waste Transfer Station, 107 Tilden Avenue, Mount Vernon, 740-397-0735
  • Marion County Transfer Station, 1564 Victory Road, Marion, 740-387-0394
  • Mid-Ohio Sanitation and Recycling, 356 HPM Street, Mount Gilead, 419-947-7440
  • Mid-State Waste, 7583 Township Road 81, Bellville, 740-694-8070

Yogurt Cups

Yogurt cups are not recyclable in Central Ohio at this time and should be placed in with your trash.

Strawberry Containers

Berry containers (clam shells) are not recyclable in Central Ohio at this time and should be placed in with your trash.

Yard Waste

Acceptable Items: UNBAGGED grass clippings, leaves, shrubs and brush, tree limbs up to 10" diameter.

Not Acceptable: lumber, treated wood, tree trunks, limbs over 10" diameter, sod, dirt, food waste.

DELAWARE

  • Price Farms Organics, 4838 Warrensburg Road, Delaware, 740-369-1000
    March – October: Monday - Saturday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    November - February: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

KNOX

  • Knox County Compost, 7425 Thayer Road, Mount Vernon, 740-393-6704
    April – October: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    November – March: Saturday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

MARION

  • Park Enterprise, 560 Barks Road West, Marion, 740-914-8227
    Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Saturday 8:00 am - Noon

MORROW

  • Morrow County Compost, 273 South Street, Mount Gilead, 740-946-6400
    Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (weather permitting)
    Saturday 8:00 am – 10:00 am (weather permitting)

Grass

Acceptable Items: UNBAGGED grass clippings, leaves, shrubs and brush, tree limbs up to 10" diameter.

Not Acceptable: lumber, treated wood, tree trunks, limbs over 10" diameter, sod, dirt, food waste.

DELAWARE

  • Price Farms Organics, 4838 Warrensburg Road, Delaware, 740-369-1000
    March – October: Monday - Saturday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    November - February: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

KNOX

  • Knox County Compost, 7425 Thayer Road, Mount Vernon, 740-393-6704
    April – October: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    November – March: Saturday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

MARION

  • Park Enterprise, 560 Barks Road West, Marion, 740-914-8227
    Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Saturday 8:00 am - Noon

MORROW

  • Morrow County Compost, 273 South Street, Mount Gilead, 740-946-6400
    Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (weather permitting)
    Saturday 8:00 am – 10:00 am (weather permitting)

Branches

Acceptable Items: UNBAGGED grass clippings, leaves, shrubs and brush, tree limbs up to 10" diameter.

Not Acceptable: lumber, treated wood, tree trunks, limbs over 10" diameter, sod, dirt, food waste.

DELAWARE

  • Price Farms Organics, 4838 Warrensburg Road, Delaware, 740-369-1000
    March – October: Monday - Saturday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    November - February: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

KNOX

  • Knox County Compost, 7425 Thayer Road, Mount Vernon, 740-393-6704
    April – October: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    November – March: Saturday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

MARION

  • Park Enterprise, 560 Barks Road West, Marion, 740-914-8227
    Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Saturday 8:00 am - Noon

MORROW

  • Morrow County Compost, 273 South Street, Mount Gilead, 740-946-6400
    Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (weather permitting)
    Saturday 8:00 am – 10:00 am (weather permitting)

Leaves

Acceptable Items: UNBAGGED grass clippings, leaves, shrubs and brush, tree limbs up to 10" diameter.

Not Acceptable: lumber, treated wood, tree trunks, limbs over 10" diameter, sod, dirt, food waste.

DELAWARE

  • Price Farms Organics, 4838 Warrensburg Road, Delaware, 740-369-1000
    March – October: Monday - Saturday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    November - February: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

KNOX

  • Knox County Compost, 7425 Thayer Road, Mount Vernon, 740-393-6704
    April – October: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    November – March: Saturday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

MARION

  • Park Enterprise, 560 Barks Road West, Marion, 740-914-8227
    Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Saturday 8:00 am - Noon

MORROW

  • Morrow County Compost, 273 South Street, Mount Gilead, 740-946-6400
    Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (weather permitting)
    Saturday 8:00 am – 10:00 am (weather permitting)

Shrubs

Acceptable Items: UNBAGGED grass clippings, leaves, shrubs and brush, tree limbs up to 10" diameter.

Not Acceptable: lumber, treated wood, tree trunks, limbs over 10" diameter, sod, dirt, food waste.

DELAWARE

  • Price Farms Organics, 4838 Warrensburg Road, Delaware, 740-369-1000
    March – October: Monday - Saturday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    November - February: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

KNOX

  • Knox County Compost, 7425 Thayer Road, Mount Vernon, 740-393-6704
    April – October: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    November – March: Saturday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

MARION

  • Park Enterprise, 560 Barks Road West, Marion, 740-914-8227
    Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Saturday 8:00 am - Noon

MORROW

  • Morrow County Compost, 273 South Street, Mount Gilead, 740-946-6400
    Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (weather permitting)
    Saturday 8:00 am – 10:00 am (weather permitting)

Compost

Acceptable Items: UNBAGGED grass clippings, leaves, shrubs and brush, tree limbs up to 10" diameter.

Not Acceptable: lumber, treated wood, tree trunks, limbs over 10" diameter, sod, dirt, food waste.

DELAWARE

  • Price Farms Organics, 4838 Warrensburg Road, Delaware, 740-369-1000
    March – October: Monday - Saturday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    November - February: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

KNOX

  • Knox County Compost, 7425 Thayer Road, Mount Vernon, 740-393-6704
    April – October: Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    November – March: Saturday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

MARION

  • Park Enterprise, 560 Barks Road West, Marion, 740-914-8227
    Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Saturday 8:00 am - Noon

MORROW

  • Morrow County Compost, 273 South Street, Mount Gilead, 740-946-6400
    Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm (weather permitting)
    Saturday 8:00 am – 10:00 am (weather permitting)

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