Residents that pay a City of Shawnee sanitation are able to participate in Curbside Recycling. When you take your polycart out to the curb, put your recyclable items all together in the blue 18-gallon bin and place it beside your polycart. The recyclable items will be picked up on your normal trash day. Central Disposal employees will sort the items at the curb. "You Toss It, We Sort It" is our motto please join us, "Recycling Works Shawnee!"
Please see the list below for acceptable recyclable items.
Please follow these guidelines when gathering and preparing your materials for curbside recycling.PAPER
All types and sizes of books, magazines and papers are accepted. Please remove strings and rubber bands from newspapers. No wax coated paperboard will be accepted.
Paper Bags Paperboard Magazines & Catalogs
Phone Books Junk Mail Newspaper
Please Rinse All Containers. #1 & #2 are only types of plastic that will be accepted.
Plastic Jugs & Bottles Must have one of these symbols on bottom of container
ALUMINUM & METALS
Please Rinse All Containers. Empty cans only. Metal pots, pans, tins & utensils will be accepted.
Steel & Tin Cans Aluminum Cans Kitchen Cookware
The following items will not be accepted, if placed in recycle bin, they will be left for your disposal.
- Styrofoam Containers/Packing
- Compost Food Waste
- Propane Tanks
- Paint Cans
- Medical Waste (Syringes/Needles)
- Flammable Liquids
- Glass (can take to Central Disposal's transfer station at 700 E. 45th Street)
- Household Cleaners
- Chemicals (Dry or Liquid)
- Wood Items
- Garden Hose/Rubber
- Electrical Cords
- Pizza Boxes
- Cardboard (can take to Central Disposal's transfer station at 700 E. 45th Street)
Please help protect our workers...
WE DO NOT ACCEPT SYRINGES OR NEEDLES!
Please visit www.centraldisposalok.com for more information about the curbside recycling program.
Questions? Call 405-275-0900
Central Disposal 4650 N. Harrison Shawnee, OK 74804
Office 405-275-0900 Fax 405-275-8472