Recycling information for St. Louis County
General Recycling Information:
»Is there curbside pick up where I live?
»What can I recycle?
»Where can I drop-off my recyclables?
»Where do our recyclables go?
»Why can't we recycle #3-#7 plastics?
Recycling is not only easy but it makes a difference in St. Louis County.
The good news: Last year folks in St. Louis County recycled 40 tons of aluminum cans saving over 27.36 kilo-watt hours of electricity!
The bad news: Last year, almost 20 times that weight in recyclable aluminum ended up in the landfill rather than being recycled.
The good news: Last year we recycled a total of 4,839 tons of cardboard, paper, and cans and bottles saving 14,517 cubic yards of landfill space.
The bad news: Last year over two and a half times that much still ended up in the landfill! Let's all recycle MORE!