The City of Smyrna Recycling Education Center is managed by the City of Smyrna and supported by Keep Smyrna Beautiful. The center serves as a drop-off station for those who don’t have curbside pick-up or have items that are not accepted by their curbside pick-up.

No appointments are necessary to drop off recycling.

The Recycling Center is hiring a Recycling Center Attendant! This is a full time position with the City of Smyrna and a great opportunity for those who care about recycling. For more information and to apply, click here.

Current Operating Hours

  • Sunday- Closed
  • Monday-Closed
  • Tuesday-Closed
  • Wednesday-8:00am-4:00pm
  • Thursday-10:00am-6:00pm
  • Friday-8:00am-4:00pm
  • Saturday-8:00am-4:00pm

Safety Protocols

  • Customers must wear masks per City of Smyrna guidelines and maintain social distancing.
  • Self-service only. Staff will not be able to assist unloading cars.
  • Staff will wear masks and maintain social distancing.

Accepted Materials for Recycling:

  • Plastics #1 and #2
  • Aluminum cans
  • Small metal items
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Cardboard
  • Mixed paper/office paper
  • Books
  • Wearable clothing
  • Ink jet cartridges
  • Fluorescent Tubes
  • Cooking Oil
  • Motor Oil
  • Anti-freeze
  • Large appliances
  • Electronics:
    • Cords, cables, wires
    • Christmas lights
    • Laptops
    • CPUs
    • Cell Phones
    • Rechargeable batteries
    • Vehicle batteries
    • TVs: $20 for flat screen & CRT TVs, $.35 per pound for wood console & projection TVs
    • Monitors: $10

If you don’t see the material/item you are looking to recycle listed above, look at our unaccepted item list and see if it is listed there prior to bringing it to the center. If the material/item you wish to recycle is not listed, please contact the recycling center.

For Additional Information and Questions: Contact the Recycling Center at (770)431-2869.

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