Yes, You Can Recycle Glass in Atlanta!
The City of Atlanta accepts the following recyclables curbside: cardboard, carton board, paper, glass, plastics #1-5 & 7, metal cans, and juice cartons. All recycling should be clean and dry, and placed loosely in bin, not bagged. Lids and caps should be removed and placed with recycling.
These events are available for items not accepted curbside.
Keep Atlanta Beautiful Events
Keep Atlanta Beautiful accepts: #6 polystyrene, electronics, paper for shredding, paint, singlestream
items, metals, and clothing. info@KeepAtlantaBeautiful.org or 404-249-5853. Some fees apply.
1st Saturday each month from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Church
2715 Peachtree Road, NE*, Atlanta, GA 30305 (Corner East Wesley and Bolling Roads)
Old Fourth Ward
2nd Saturday each month from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Walden School
320 Irwin Street NE*, Atlanta, GA 30312 (Intersection J.W. Dobbs and Hilliard Streets.)
City Of Atlanta Events
The 3rd Saturday of each month except December from 9am-noon the City of Atlanta hosts Recycle Day at 850 Oak St., SW, Atlanta, GA 30310. Items accepted at Recycle Day are: paper for shredding, clothing, tires, #6 polystyrene, electronics, and all items accepted curbside.
CHaRM Center Events
CHaRM center for hard-to-recycle items accepts: paint, hazardous chemicals, tires, polystyrene, toilets, metal, mattresses, propane tanks, large appliances, thermometers, smoke detectors, alkaline batteries, carpet, clothing, and single-stream items. Some fees apply. www.livethrive.org
Tuesday & Thursday 9am-4pm
1110 Hill Street SE
Atlanta, GA. 30315