Events

2019 Upcoming Recycling Events Flyer 

Styrofoam #6 Collection:

City of Battle Creek Department of Public Works Building
150 S. Kendall St., Battle Creek, MI
Date: Saturday, January 5, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM to Noon

Recyclerama:

Bailey Park
1392 Capital Avenue, N.E., Battle Creek, MI (enter using Wagoner Drive)
Date: Saturday, April 6, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Recyclerama accepts:

  • Polystyrene (Styrofoam #6): cups, plates, meat trays, egg cartons, coolers, and #6 packaging material.  No packing peanuts or construction related Styrofoam.
  • Eyeglasses
  • Appliances and Steel
  • Electronics: cables, cords, DVD players, monitors, projectors, TVs, VCRs, clocks, fans, heaters, irons, car batteries, radios, cellphones, fax machines, scanners, MP3 players, satellite dishes, typewriters, cameras, curling irons, clippers, holiday lights, small kitchen appliances, computers, printers, ink and toner, copiers, laptops, PDAs, servers, video game consoles, remotes, vacuums, hair dyers, power tools, and massagers.
  • Household Hazardous Waste: paint thinner, oil-based paints, fuels (must be in approved container), solvents, acids, bases, pesticides, herbicides,  household cleaners, metallic mercury, sharps, household batteries, fluorescent light bulbs, smoke detectors, motor oil, antifreeze, brake fluid, transmission fluid, propane cylinders, fire extinguishers, aerosol cans, and PCB-containing lamp ballasts.  Items that will NOT be accepted include: latex paint, school chemicals, construction materials/debris, radioactive materials, ammunitions, weapons, and explosives.
  • Medications: over-the-counter and prescription liquid, pill, and aerosol drugs

Scrap Tire Collections:

Dates will be released in early 2019

Household Hazardous Waste:

County Building
Parking lot at intersection of Hanover St. and Grand St., Marshall, MI
Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Toeller Building
190 E. Michigan Avenue, Battle Creek, MI back parking lot
Date: Saturday, June 1, 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

County Building
Parking lot at the intersection of Hanover St. and Grand St., Marshall, MI
Date: Saturday, September 28, 2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Household Hazardous Waste Collections are being held on the Saturdays listed above. Items that will be accepted include:  paint thinner, oil-based paints, fuels (must be in approved container), solvents, acids, bases, pesticides, herbicides,  household cleaners, metallic mercury, medications, sharps, household batteries, fluorescent light bulbs, smoke detectors, motor oil, antifreeze, brake fluid, transmission fluid, propane cylinders, fire extinguishers, aerosol cans, and PCB-containing lamp ballasts.

Items that will NOT be accepted include: latex paint, car batteries, school chemicals, construction materials/debris, radioactive materials, ammunitions, weapons, and explosives.

Electronics and Styrofoam Collection with City of Battle Creek:

City of Battle Creek Department of Public Works Building
150 S. Kendall St., Battle Creek
Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Items accepted: Styrofoam #6,  computers, computer equipment, laptops, LCD monitors, CRT monitors, printers, wires and cords, computer peripherals, copy/fax machines, audio visual equipment, plasma televisions, LCD televisions, tube televisions, game consoles, stereo equipment, lamps, small kitchen appliances and electronics, car batteries, batteries, and other items with a cord.