2650 LaFranier Road
Traverse City, MI 49686
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"Take It Back" Recycling Program
Recycling (Where & What)
Where Can I Recycle?
All residents of Grand Traverse County have the opportunity to recycle either at one of the Drop-off Sites located within the County or choosing to subscribe to curbside recycling services.
The most effective way to recycle. To be able to put your recyclables out at the curb, unsorted, is so much easier to do. If residents are not currently utilizing curbside recycling service, they must contact their hauler to subscribe.
What Can I Recycle?
Below are examples of recyclable items accepted. Many waste haulers accept material beyond what is required and noted.
Paper Unwanted mail, phone books, cardboard, newspapers, office paper, magazines, boxboard including cereal boxes and shoe boxes, etc...
Plastic #1 thru # 7 Water bottles, milk jugs, shampoo bottles, detergent bottles, etc..
Glass All colors. Wine bottles, jars, etc... No windows, mirrors, tv/monitors, light bulbs.
Metal Cans, foil, EMPTY aerosol cans, trays, etc...
If you have questions on acceptable items, contact your waste hauler.
Please refer to the Take It Back link for additional recycling opportunities.