The City provides residents with many opportunities to recycle. Before you throw something in the trash, check if it can be recycled.
Projects & Policies for Citizens:
- Curbside Recycling: The City provides single-stream recycling for residential customers. Single-stream recycling means all permitted recycling can go into the same recycling container.
- Hazardous Waste Disposal: Household hazardous waste includes paint, cleaners, batteries, and motor oil. The City of Lawrence and Douglas County offer options for conveniently and safely managing hazardous waste.
- Recyclable Materials Directory: Want to know how to recycle other items like cell phones, tires, etc.? Search the directory for where you can recycle these items in the Lawrence area.