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Foam Packing Peanuts

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Foam Packing Peanuts

Foam packing peanuts should be reused or taken to one of the drop-off locations listed below for reuse. If reuse is not an option, they should be thrown away in the trash. 

Accepted At:

Location Contact Information Details  
Leonards Downtown Mail

305 W. Magnolia St.
Fort Collins


Other items accepted here
The UPS Store (Scotch Pines Village)

2601 S Lemay Ave Ste 7
Fort Collins

(970) 226-4008

The UPS Store (Scotch Pines Village) accepts foam packing peanuts for disposal. 

Other items accepted here

If this item is useable condition, it can be donated to local thrift stores and secondhand stores for reuse. Check with specific stores before dropping off to verify they accept the specific item.

These items can also be posted on Nextdoor, Craigslist, or Facebook Marketplace for others who can make use of them.

Other items accepted here
Trash / Landfill

This item can be disposed of in the trash or landfill. Currently there are three residential curbside trash haulers in Fort Collins –  Ram Waste, Republic Services (Gallegos Sanitation) and Waste Management. Learn more about curbside trash service at

Other items accepted here


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 If you can’t find the answer to your question here, please call us at 970-221-6600