Drop-Off Services

Moving/Packaging Materials

Moving home can result in excessive waste being produced in the form of packaging materials and discarded items. To combat this Recycle Ann Arbor produced the Green Your Move Brochure.

Not only can the drop off station assist customers with the responsible recycling and reuse of unwanted items, we seek to reuse moving and packaging materials.

The Drop-Off Station offers a range of low-cost packaging materials to customers. Recycle Ann Arbor prioritize reuse above recycling as the best environmental option for many products, and as such tries to ensure items that can be reused are.

Packing materials available for pick up include:

Supplies of these materials are often limited, please call for current availability and pricing.

packagin materials

Compost, Woodchip, and Mulch

The Drop-Off Station sells compost, woodchip, and mulch by the bushel or the cubic yard. One bushel is equivalent to 9.3 gallons. Customers who require a staff member to load their product for them are subject to a loading fee. Prices are available on our current price list here.

Customers coming onsite just to purchase compost products do not pay the $3 entry fee. Delivery of compost, woodchip and mulch is available for a fee, see our price list here.

All purchases are subject to Michigan Sales Tax.

Secure Destruction Services

Recycle Ann Arbor offers the secure destruction of documentation and hard drives at the Drop-Off Station. For a fee, customers can receive written confirmation from the recycler that their items have been destroyed. The service uses lock boxes located at the Drop-Off Station, the items are shredded offsite. Details of the fees are available on the Drop-Off Station Price List.

Document Shredding Service

Hard Drive Shredding Service