Recycling Locations

Calhoun County Recycling Options:

Calhoun County has five recycling facilities as listed below:


Hours of Operation

 Albion Recycling Center

216 N. Eaton St.

Albion, MI

Albion Recycling Center Flyer

 Monday 10am – 2pm

Wednesday 2pm – 6pm 

Saturday 10am – 2pm

Recycling Center will be closed September 2 and 4

Bedford Township

115 S. Uldriks Dr.

Battle Creek, MI 

 2nd weekend of each month


Clarence Township

27052 R Dr. N.

Albion, MI

 3rd weekend of each month


 Marshall Recycling Center

13300 15 Mile Road

Marshall, MI

Marshall Recycling Center Flyer

Tuesday  10am – 2pm

Thursday 2pm -6pm

Saturday  10am – 2 pm 

Recycling Center will be closed September 2

 Pennfield Township

20260 Capital Ave. NE

Battle Creek, MI

 4th weekend of each month

2017 Recycling Schedule

How do I recycle?

Using cardboard boxes, paper bags, and reusable recycling containers, separate recyclables into the following categories represented by the bullet points below.  Staff and volunteers will unload the recycling from vehicles and return all reusable recycling containers during the visit.

Please remember to empty and rinse your containers.

What can I recycle at the Recycling Centers?


  • Aluminum cans, trays, and foil (please crush)
  • Steel cans & tins
  • Clear glass bottles and jars (no color)
  • Colored glass (only one-weekend a month locations)
  • #1 PET clear plastic bottles (soda, water, and flavored beverages)
  • #2 HDPE plastic bottles – natural (milk & water jugs)
  • #2 HDPE plastic bottles – colored (detergent & fabric softener containers)
  • #1 PET non-bottles, #3 PVC, #5 PP, #6 PS, and #7 mixed plastic containers (clam shells, health & beauty products, household cleaners, yogurt cups, cottage cheese containers, syrup & ketchup bottles, and plastic lids)


  • Newspaper including inserts & telephone books (remove plastic sleeves)
  • Cardboard (no waxed cardboard) including box board (cereal, gift boxes, shoe boxes, etc.)
  • Office, computer, notebook (remove spirals and binders), mail & envelopes (no plastic cards or stickers)
  • Magazines/catalogs


  • Styrofoam #6 – polystyrene (no peanuts or construction foam)
  • Household batteries (place lithium batteries & non-lithium batteries into separate containers)
  • Vinyl siding (Albion Recycling Center ONLY)


Lists of Registered Compost Facilities:

Area Compost Centers Map