Scrap Tire Collection

Saturday, April 29, 2017
at ReWorks’ Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Center
9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.

Summit County residents will be able to drop off unwanted passenger car and light truck sized tires for a small fee of only $1.00 per tire (Cash Only). There is a limit of 10 tires per vehicle.

Get complete details here.

 Grow Green

Grow Green

ReWorks is offering a chance for community gardens to receive free compost. Five qualified community gardens will be randomly selected to receive 8 cubic yards [a truckload] of compost delivered for free to the garden site. 

Get full details and an application here.

Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Center 

Be responsible. Recycle your Household Hazardous Waste.

The Center will reopen on June 1, 2017 and be in operation every Thursday between 2-7 pm through September 28, 2017.

Household hazardous waste is the discarded, unused, or leftover portion of household products containing toxic chemicals. For a complete list of acceptable items, go here.

Recycling: What's In. What's Out.

What's In. What's Out.

Single Stream Recycling at the curbside is easier than ever. While it is unnecessary to sort recyclables, it’s critical that we keep unaccepted items out of the recycling stream. Get information on how to Recycle the Right Way here.

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Akron Recycling Program

The City of Akron provides curbside trash and recycling collection once a week to residents of one, two, and three family freestanding residential units.

List of acceptable items

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"How do you dispose of water based/latex paint?"

Dried out Latex Paint (water-based) is an acceptable item for curbside trash but it is important to prepare it properly before disposal to limit any adverse environmental impact. To learn how to prepare your latex paint for disposal, go here or watch the How to Dispose of Latex Paint video.