Recycling Program

Find City recycling services, drop-off locations, submit requests for recycling service and file complaints. Follow links to to learn what goes in your blue recycling bin and beyond.

Email (314) 772-4646 More contact info



Automotive Battery Recycling
The Refuse Department accepts automotive batteries for recycling from City residents only.

Charities that Pick Up Donations
A list of organizations that accept and pick up donations of useful items.

Commercial Recycling Hauling and Processing
A list of businesses that haul and process standard recyclables (e.g., bottles, cans, paper, cardboard).

Drop-off Recycling Locations
A list of drop-off recycling options in the City of St. Louis. Includes Fire Station and Street Receptacle drop-off locations.

Recycling Services
The City of St. Louis has a city-wide residential single-stream recycling service. The service utilizes blue dumpsters and rollcarts to collect recyclable materials from alleys and curbs.

External Resources 

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Recycling in the City of St. Louis
Household hazardous waste disposal options for St. Louis City residents

Recycling in the City of St. Louis
What to recycle, the City of St. Louis' recycling program.

Contact Information


Phone: (314) 772-4646
Fax: (314) 772-7444

Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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4646 Shenandoah
St. Louis, Missouri 63110

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