Recycling

GLASS – Rinse clear of all food and if possible, remove label. Unbroken Bottles & Jars: Clear, Green, Brown, Blue

PLASTICS – Rinse clear of all food and if possible, remove label and flatten. All plastic containers coded with a #1 – #7 on the bottom including: Milk Containers, Soda/Pop Bottles, Laundry Detergent Bottles

METALS – Rinse clear of all food and remove label and flatten if possible. Aluminum Cans, Tin Cans, Steel Cans, Bimetal Cans (rounded bottom, soup, tuna), Foil & Wrappers (Clean), Aluminum Trays (Clean)

PAPER – Must be clean and clear of food, mildew, mold, etc. Large cardboard must be broken down to 2’ by 2’ and bundled or tied. Newspaper & Inserts, Magazines, Catalogs, Phone Books, Paper Bags, Boxboard: (Cereal Boxes, 12-Pack Boxes, Macaroni Boxes, Rice Boxes, etc.), Cardboard (2’ x 2’), Junk Mail, Gift Wrap, Tissue Paper, Holiday Cards

City Holidays that Delay Recycling Collection:
Wednesday, January 1, 2020, New Year’s Day
Monday, January 20, 2020, (NEW), Martin Luther King Day
Monday, May 25, 2020 – Memorial Day
Monday, September 7, 2020 – Labor Day
Thursday, November 26, 2020 – Thanksgiving Day

Recycling Drop Off Center Located At Beloit Public Works Operations Facility
2351 Springbrook Court (at the back of the building).
Open Saturdays Only
9:00 am to 12:00 pm. (Closed for some holidays, see schedule below)

The Recycling Drop Off Center will be closed:
Saturday, January 4, 2020
Saturday, April 11, 2020
Saturday, July 4, 2020
Saturday, November 28, 2020
Saturday, December 26, 2020
Saturday, January 2, 2021

Learn more about items accepted at the Recycling Center.