Drop-Off Center Directory
Genesee County Special Waste Drop-off Locations
Not sure where to recycle a particular item? This list provides locations and accepted materials.
Cell Phone Recycling
See what options are available for you to recycle your cell phone or other electronic device.
Although electronics are accepted at Genesee County Recycle Day events, this list provides a list of companies that also collect electronics for recycling.
Free Cycle Network
The Freecycle Network™ is made up of 5,194 groups with 8,557,109 members around the world. It’s a grassroots and entirely nonprofit movement of people who are giving (and getting) stuff for free in their own towns. It’s all about reuse and keeping good stuff out of landfills. Each local group is moderated by local volunteers. Membership is free.
Free Latex Paint Recycling Program
The Latex Paint Recycling Program has ended due to hardships related to COVID-19. Residents should no longer drop-off used latex paint at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Flint. Latex paint can be disposed-of at Genesee County Recycle Day events or by referring to this guide.
Household Hazardous Waste
If unable to make it to a Genesee County Recycle Day event, this list provides contacts across Michigan who also provide Household Hazardous Waste collection programs.
Medication and Sharps
Check out the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy’s (EGLE) map for locations where residents can take back unwanted household medication.
Online Searchable Directory
Search for drop-off locations near you for specific items.
This list provides contacts across Michigan who provide collection programs for pesticides if unable to attend a Genesee County Recycle Day event.
Residential Cooking Fats, Oil, and Grease Recycling Program
This program is administered through the Genesee County Drain Commission Water & Waste Services. Visit their website for information on drop-off locations and times.