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Physical Address: 215 N Mason St, Fort Collins, CO 80524
Mailing Address: PO Box 580, Ft. Collins, CO 80522-0580
Phone: (970) 221-6600
Fax: (970) 224-6177
Normal Business Hours: 8AM-5PM M-F


These free brochures are available by calling the Natural Resources Department at (970) 221-6600:

Fort Collins Recycling Directory - Lists recycling centers and the materials accepted at each location. Recyclable materials include: aluminum and steel cans, auto batteries, office paper, newspaper, corrugated cardboard, paperboard (cereal box), styrofoam peanuts, toner cartridges, hearing aids, eye glasses, and more.

Homeowner's Guide to Composting - Brochure covers composting yard wastes, composting food wastes, bin types, trouble shooting guide, and the essential of composting.

Precycling - Information on buying recyclable products and packages.

Guide to Recycling in the Office - This guide takes you step by step through the process of setting up a successful office paper recycling program.

Fort Collins Curbside Recycling Program - Brochure covers why recycle, how curbside service works, what can be recycled, and how to get started.

Nitty Gritty Guide for Resourceful Gardening Tips - For lawn care, composting, xeriscaping.

Reduce Lawn Maintenance! Put your grass clippings to work! Leave grass clippings on the lawn -- alternatives to sending grass clippings to the landfill.