Shelby County Recycling District

What to recycle

The following items are accepted for recycling at all county drop off sites.

  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Cardboard
  • Mixed paper
  • Newspaper
  • Plastics #1-5 and 7
  • Aluminum
  • Steel cans (tin cans)

The following items are accepted at the Pollution Prevention Center and reused or recycled.

  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Electronic waste
  • Used motor oil
  • Fluorescent bulbs (CFL’S and tubes)

Live Christmas Trees free of decorations can be recycled at the following locations:

  • Shelby County Transfer Station
  • City of Shelbyville Street Department
  • CGS Services
  • Sunset Park