Household Hazardous Waste
Mark Your Calendars!
Mark Your Calendars!
2024 Household Hazardous Collection Dates Are Here!
international compost week
May 6th - 11th, 2024
Join Us for International Compost Week!
Join Us for International Compost Week!
Visit the Valparaiso and Portage Compost Sites for FREE Compost Loading Between May 6th and 11th!
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Dedicated to Improving the Environment
Dedicated to Improving the Environment
Porter County Recycling provides services and educational programs to help the residents of Porter County reduce, reuse and recycle.
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Visit a Compost Site

Recycle a wide range of household items, drop off organic yard waste, pick up mulch and compost, and more! Select a location to learn more.

Where Can I Recycle It?

Whether you have coffee cans full of used batteries, a collection of old eyeglasses, a pile of tires, or something else to dispose of, we can help. Discover drop-off locations for some of our most requested items and search our directory for more unusual items.

Education

Porter County Recycling offers educational, interactive programs designed to help adults and children learn about topics ranging from recycling to composting to the contributions that insects make in breaking down waste. Our K-8 programs are free to Porter County Schools and meet Indiana State Academic Standards.

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Northwest Indiana Earth Day Celebration  is just 5 days away! Dont forget, SecureShred will be offering free shredding to participants! (limit, 2 boxes per person).

Northwest Indiana Earth Day Celebration is just 5 days away! Don't forget, SecureShred will be offering free shredding to participants! (limit, 2 boxes per person). ... See MoreSee Less

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Ms Rachel Stoner, 3 Porter County Students and our Director, at the Center for Creative Solutions, World Creativity, & Innovation Week Award celebration for 2024. The students won innovation awards based off their food waste project and composting started at their schools. Congrats to these amazing innovators.

Ms Rachel Stoner, 3 Porter County Students and our Director, at the Center for Creative Solutions, World Creativity, & Innovation Week Award celebration for 2024. The students won innovation awards based off their food waste project and composting started at their schools. Congrats to these amazing innovators. ... See MoreSee Less

Porter County Recycling is elated to announce our annual Earth Day celebration for 2024! This year's theme is... Planet vs. Plastics! ♻

Come join us at the Porter County Expo Center on April 20th for food, family activties, live music, and fun!

For additional imformation about our Earth Day celebration, visit portercountyrecycling.org/earth-day!

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