Recycling

City of Macedonia
 Recycling Rules and Regulations
FOR CURBSIDE RECYCLING
Via 65 gallon tote
Plastic Plastic milk and soda bottles #1 and #2 food and beverage containers may be crushed and please rinse.
Glass Food and Beverage Containers; Green, clear and brown bottles. Please Rinse.
Aluminum Tin and aluminum food and beverage containers may be crushed and should be rinsed.
Newspaper Cardboard and Newspaper may be bundled and placed next to recycle bin


New Rubbish, Yard Waste & Recycling Information Brochure (11/21/14)

Click here for Rubbish Collection Schedule

PAPER AND CARDBOARD RECYCLING AVAILABLE AT 1494 E. AURORA ROAD at the Macedonia Family Recreation Center. PLEASE RECYCLE NEWSPAPERS IN THE RIVER VALLEY PAPER COMPANY GREEN BINS WITH/FLOWERS near the baseball fields.

ALL AT ONE CONVENIENT LOCATION!!

NEW CO-MINGLED DROP-OFF AVAILABLE FOR ANY PARK AND REC CENTER PATRONS
ACCEPTED RECYCLABLES

  • Aluminum Cans
  • Aluminum Trays, Aluminum Foil, Cat Food Cans
  • Bimetal cans and food containers
  • Empty aerosol cans
  • Clear, brown and green glass jars and bottles
  • Plastic Containers marked #1-#7
  • Chipped Board (cereal boxes)

Click here to view a list of PLASTIC CONTAINERS #1 – #7

Please do not leave any bags outside the bins or anywhere on Park Grounds.

Republic Contract Info:

  • Unlimited Trash Collection including bulk items and furniture
  • Curbside Recycling via 65 gallon Recycling Tote
  • 2018 Trash Collection Rate is $13.75 per month (plus applicable fuel charge)
  • $1.00 Senior Citizen Discount is available!!
  • Please call 330-468-8330 if you have any questions regarding Rubbish Collection.
  • if you need to activate your rubbish collection service please call Republic Services of Cleveland at (800) 968-7789.

HOW TO ACTIVATE YOUR SENIOR DISCOUNT:  SIMPLY MAIL A COPY OF YOUR ID OR YOUR GOLDEN BUCKEYE CARD DIRECTLY TO REPUBLIC WASTE CUSTOMER SERVICE AND REQUEST THE DISCOUNT.  $1.00 WILL BE DISCOUNTED TO ACCOUNT EACH MONTH! Call 330.468.8330 and be added to our Senior Mailing List!

Republic Waste Services
8123 Jones Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44105
(800) 968-7789

Rubbish Collection is affected by ONLY SIX major holidays if and when they fall on a weekday. The Holiday Schedule for 2018 is as follows:

  • Memorial Day 2018
    • Monday, May 28, 2018
    • Collection will be one day late the entire week!!
  • Independence Day 2018
    • Wednesday, July 4, 2018
    • Collection will be one day late the entire week!!
  • Labor Day 2018
    • Monday, September 3, 2018
    • Collection will be one day late the entire week!!
  • Thanksgiving Day 2018
    • Thursday, November 22, 2018
    • Thursday’s collection will be on Friday,
    • Friday’s collection will be on Saturday
  • Christmas Day 2018
    • Tuesday, December 25, 2018
    • Collection will be one day late the entire week!!
  • New Years Day 2019
    • Tuesday, January 1, 2019
    • Collection will be one day late the entire week!!

If no indication of change in schedule is indicated above, the hauler will remain on regular schedule!!! For example, Rubbish Haulers keep the regular schedule for Martin Luther King Day, Good Friday, Columbus Day.…

The Summit County Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Center located at 1201 Graham Road in Stow will be open every Thursday June – September from 2 PM – 7 PM.  Summit County Residents are welcome to dispose of the items listed below.  Call 330-374-0383 for more information or go to www.summitreworks.com.

SUMMIT COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY!
No business, school, or other non-residential waste accepted
ONLY the following materials are accepted at the HHWRC at NO fee:

NO CONTAINERS LARGER THAN FIVE GALLONS WILL BE ACCEPTED

  • AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTS: Antifreeze, Auto Grease, Brake Fluid, Gas, Gasoline Mixtures, Oil Filters, Used Motor Oil
  • ACIDS
  • ADHESIVES
  • ASBESTOS: Must be wetted, double-bagged, sealed, and less than 3ft long/wide
  • BATTERIES:[Ohio EPA Lead/Acid Battery Fact Sheet] Automotive, Household, Rechargeable
  • BLEACH
  • CAULKS
  • CAUSTICS
  • DRIVEWAY SEALER
  • FERTILIZER
  • FLARES [Road Flares Only]
  • FLUORESCENT BULBS [Ohio EPA Fact Sheet]
  • FUNGICIDES
  • HERBICIDES
  • HOUSEHOLD CLEANERS
  • KEROSENE
  • LIGHTER FLUID
  • PAINT PRODUCTS- NO LATEX PAINT ACCEPTED : Oil, Solvent-based, Stain, Thinner, Varnish, Wood Preservatives
  • PESTICIDES
  • POOL CHEMICALS
  • PROPANE CYLINDERS (BBQ – Up to 20 lb.)
  • ROOF COATINGS
  • SOLVENTS
  • ITEMS WITH MERCURY: Put in a sealed plastic bag; place in a rigid container for safe transport

SCRAP TIRE RECYCLING:

Don’t stack up your old tires. Load them up with your other HHW.

Tires are accepted at the HHWRC for a CASH ONLY fee.

TIRES
$1.00 per tire [Limit 10 tires per vehicle]
Passenger and Light Truck only – on or off the rim

For any metal recycling need, you can contact Resource Metal Recycling located at 8509 Freeway Drive in Macedonia.

No Electronics, Cellphones, or Toner Cartridges accepted
For a list of Electronic Recycling Options see www.summitreworks.com

For a list of television recyclers,  electronics, scrap metal, appliances, please visit www.summitreworks.com.

Electronics

Q: Why should I recycle my electronics?
A: Computers and other electronics contain hazardous materials such as lead, arsenic, and cadmium.