Effective Jan. 1, 2017, the City of Ann Arbor has changed the location for FREE yard waste entitled to Ann Arbor residents to the City of Ann Arbor Compost Center located at 4150 Platt Road. Residents will no longer be able to drop off yard waste at the Drop-Off Station for free. Ann Arbor residents are entitled to drop off up to 1 cubic yard of yard waste per day free of charge. In order to receive this entitlement, residents much present a valid driver’s license or a recent

Winter has arrived in its usual Michigan fashion,  with lots of snow and polar vortex temperatures. We know that while you may be planning to spend extra time indoors, you’ll still venture to the curb to set out your curbside recyclables. Here are some tips to ensure that your recycling still gets picked up during inclement weather. ... read more

Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle this Holiday Season  Batteries - Rechargeable: Unusable rechargeable batteries & button batteries can be taken to the Drop-Off Station or to the Recovery Yard.  Bubble Wrap: Save quality bubble wrap to be reused. If the wrap cannot be reused it should be taken to the Drop-Off Station.  Electronics: Many replaced, working electronics can be donated to the... read more

We are pleased to announce that our new website, recycleannarbor.org has won a web design award for Best Environmental Website.  Since 1997, the Web Marketing Association's annual WebAward Competition is judged by a panel of judges from around the world and includes 96 industries. The websites were reviewed based on seven different criteria: design, ease of use, copywriting, interactivity, use... read more

Next time you visit the ReUse Center, check out the new urban art mural to the right of the entrance. Insider tip: It makes a great selfie backdrop. Collaborating with the Neutral Zone, Recycle Ann Arbor recruited local student artists for a recycling-themed mural on the exterior on the ReUse Center. In search of up-and-coming artists who would be willing to... read more

A new recycling program administered by Recycle Ann Arbor in collaboration with GIVE365, Ann Arbor Parks and Recreation and the Adopt-A-Park Program  launched this week. Tennis players will now be able to recycle their tennis ball, courtside. New green collection bins designed specifically to collect tennis balls have been installed in three area parks so far, Buhr, Burns and West park. The... read more