Recycling

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  • Fluorescent Bulbs

    We offer regular and convenient collection and recycling of fluorescent light bulbs.

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  • Household Batteries

    We offer dozens of battery bucket locations throughout Porter County where you can bring your household batteries for recycling...

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  • Compost Sites

    You can do a lot of things at the two public compost sites in Porter County:

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  • Drop-Off Recycling

    These sites are available for all Porter County residents and businesses to use when...

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  • Household Hazardous Waste

    The Recycling & Waste Reduction District sponsors a number of household hazardous waste collection events each year.

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  • Electronics

    The Portage and Valparaiso street departments collect electronics at the curbs of their residents for recycling, a service available through...

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  • Special Event Recycling

    Special events create a lot of waste, but you can make a difference in the environment by providing recycling opportunities...

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  • Prescription Medications

    Need to dispose of unwanted prescriptions? No sharps (needles, syringes) or liquids please!...

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  • Latex Paint

    You may not know this, but your unused and unwanted latex paint could and should be placed in your trash!

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