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Dept Head: Susie Gordon
  •   11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (M-F, except for holidays)

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 Recycling A to Z

A - Z Recycling List

This tool was compiled by the City of Fort Collins Waste Reduction & Recycling Team to help residents find local diversion options for household items.

Search for items, then click on each item for more information.

Key:

 Curbside Recyclable  Other Dropoff Locations  Trash  Hazardous Waste  Reuse  Compost  Timberline Recycling Center
Item Disposal Methods
6-Pack Holder
Aerosol Can
Air Conditioner
Aluminum
Aluminum Can
Aluminum Foil
Aluminum Pie Pan
Aluminum Take-Out Container
Ammunition & Explosives
Antifreeze
Antifreeze Bottle
Art Supplies
Artificial Christmas Tree
Asphalt
Auto Part (Car Part)
Auto/Truck Tire
Automobile (Car or Truck)
Automotive Battery
Automotive Fluids (other than motor oil & antifreeze)
Baling Twine
Battery, Alkaline
Battery, Button
Battery, Lithium-Ion
Battery, Other
Battery, Rechargeable
BBQ Grill, Charcoal
BBQ Grill, Gas
Bicycle
Bicycle Tire
Bicycle Tube
Binder
Blister Packs / Packaging
Blueprint
Brick and Pavers
Bubble Wrap / Air Pillows
Bulky Rigid Plastics
Camera or Camcorder
Candy or Food Wrapper
Car Seat
Cardboard
Carpet
Carpet Padding
Carpet Roll Tube
Carton
CD/DVD Player
CDs & DVDS
Cell Phone
Ceramic Dish
Cereal Liner Bag
Christmas Lights
Clear Plastic Berry and Salad Container
Clothing and Fabric
Coffee Grounds
Compostable Serving ware/Dishware
Computer Accessory
Computer Monitor
Computer Tower
Concrete
Construction Paper
Cooking Oil and Grease
Corrugated Plastic Election Sign
Electronics
Envelopes with Bubble Wrap Inside
Extension Cord
Eyeglasses
Fill Dirt
Fire Extinguisher
Flammable Liquid
Foam
Foam Packing Peanuts
Food Grade Styrofoam
Food Waste
Frozen Food Box
Furnace Filter
Furniture
Garden Hose
Gasoline
Glass Bottle or Jar
Glue
Hard Cover Book
Hearing Aid
Helium Tank
Herbicide
Household Cleaners
Household Item
Label or Sticker
Large Appliance
Lawnmower
Light Blub - LED
Light Bulb - CFL
Light Bulb - Fluorescent Tube
Light Bulb - Halogen
Light Bulb - Incandescent
Light Bulb Ballast
Lighter
Live Christmas Tree
Magazine
Manure
Mattress
Medical Equipment and Supplies
Mercury Thermometer
Metal Barrel or Drum
Metal Coat Hanger
Metal Lid
Metal Trash Can
Microwave
Microwave Popcorn Bag
Mixed Paper
Motor Oil
Motor Oil Bottle
Office and School Supplies
Packaging Styrofoam or Polystyrene Foam
Paint - Latex
Paint - Oil Based and Lacquers
Paper Bag
Paper Cup
Paper Egg Carton
Paper Envelope
Paper Napkin
Paper Towel
Paper Towel or Toilet Paper Tube
Paperback Book
Paperboard
Paperboard Election Sign
Party Try/Plastic Tray
Pesticide
Pet Food Bag
Pet Waste
Photo Chemical
Photograph or Film
Pillow
Pizza Box
Plastic Barrel or Drum
Plastic Bucket
Plastic Caps & Lids
Plastic CD & DVD Cases
Plastic Coat Hanger
Plastic Container
Plastic Cup
Plastic Film Election Sign
Plastic Flower Pots
Plastic Grocery Bags and Plastic Film
Plastic Halloween Pumpkin
Plastic Jug
Plastic Lawn Furniture
Plastic Pallet
Plastic Peanut Butter Jar
Plastic Pet Carrier
Plastic Play Structure
Plastic Take-Out Container
Plastic Toy
Plastic Tub
Plastic Tube
Porcelain (Sinks, Toilets)
Pot or Pan
Prescription Drug
Printer Cartridge
Propane Canister
Pumpkin
PVC Pipe
Pyrex Dish
Receipt Paper
Refrigerator or Air Conditioner
Reusable Building Supplies
Ribbons and Bows
Rock and Gravel
Rubbermaid Storage Bin
Satellite dish
Scrap Metal
Seed Tray
Shingles, Asphalt
Shingles, Wood
Shoes
Shredded Paper
Single-Use Serving ware
Small Kitchen Appliance
Smoke Detector or Carbon Monoxide Detector
Snowblower
Sod
Spiral Notebook
Sporting Goods
Stereo / Sound Equipment
Stroller
Styrofoam Cooler
Syringe / "sharps"
Take Out Food Container
Telephone
Telephone Book
Television
Tile
Tin Can
Tissue Wrapping Paper
Toiletries
Tools
Tupperware Food Storage Container
Tyvek Envelope
Vacuum Cleaner
Video Game System
Videotape or Cassette Tape
Vinyl Fencing
Vitamin or Prescription Bottle
Water Filter
Waxed Cardboard
Wheel
Window Glass
Wine Cork
Wire
Wood Pallet
Wood Waste
Wood, Treated or Painted
Wood, Untreated
Woven Plastic Feed Bag
Wrapping Paper
Yard Trimmings
Yoga Mat

***DISCLAIMER***

The information provided in this tool is compiled as a service to Fort Collins Residents. Contact information has been provided for the listed locations, and it is encouraged that you call ahead to verify the location, materials accepted, and hours of operation. Inclusion in this list is not an endorsement by the City of Fort Collins.

Any recycler wishing to be added to this list may contact cmVjeWNsaW5nQGZjZ292LmNvbQ==. If you can’t find the answer to your question here, please call us at 970-221-6600