Environmental Recycling Center

The Environmental Recycling Center is the recycling hub of Abilene, located at 2209 Oak Street. Beyond being a drop-off location for recyclables, the ERC accepts waste products to use/reuse before it is disposed of as hazardous waste, as well as offering a "Recycle Locker" for teachers and students to acquire craft supplies.

This service is available for residents only. No commercial drop offs are accepted.

General Recycling Collection

The following materials are accepted at the Environmental Recycling Center.

We Accept
We Don't Accept
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Bi-metal Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Scrap Metal
  • Appliances (including those containing refrigerant gasses)
  • Tires (Fees Apply)
    • Passenger tires: $2 each
    • Truck tires: $5 each
    • Tires larger than 24.5 inches cannot be accepted
    • Rims are not accepted

Other Services

Household chemicals that are received in a sound container with its original label that clearly states its contents will be placed into the Recycling Re-Store program for free reissue. These products can includes paints, oils, and other chemicals that can be used or reused. 

Contact (325) 676-6053 or stop by 2209 Oak Street to drop off, exchange, or pick up these products for free.

ReStore and Teacher Recycle Locker

Recycling North Walmart