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Posted on: March 14, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Lenawee Community Collection Event

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Community Collection Event

Free or Low-Cost Recycling Opportunity

8 a.m. – 12 p.m. ~ Saturday, May 20, 2023


Lenawee County Fairgrounds

Enter on HANKE LANE - off Siena Heights Dr.

Tires  (Lenawee County Solid Waste) Proof of residency required

  • CLEAN - 10 tire limit per vehicle  
  • Fees:     
    • $1.00 per motorcycle tire  
    • $2:00 per passenger vehicle or light pickup tire 
  • Rights reserved to reject any tire that may damage recycling / processing equipment 

Solid Foams ( Dart Container)

CLEAN solid foam items like egg cartons, meat trays, cups, coolers, clamshell containers, etc.  Materials will be marked with a recycling id symbol.

Packaging Materials Recycling (Greenjak) - PENDING

CLEAN & REUSABLE Styrofoam peanuts, bubble wrap, and air/pillow packs

Battery Recycling  (Battery Wholesale)

  • Lithium Ion Cell 
  • Lead Acid Flooded Cell/AGM/Gel: Includes batteries for cars, trucks, boats, powersports, motorcycles, lawn & garden equipment, tractors etc.
  • Sealed Lead Acid (SLA): Includes batteries for alarm panels, battery back-up systems, PowerWheels and other children's ride on vehicles, wheelchairs etc.
  • Fee-based battery recycling: 
    • $3.50 / lb. for Alkaline/Silver Oxide  
    • $3.00 each for Drill/Cordless Tool Pack  
    • $.75 each Lithium Cell batteries
    • $.25 each for Lithium Coin, NI-CD, NI-MH, and LiFE04 cell batteries   

Secured Shred (Goodwill Secure Shred – Document Deconstruction)

Free secure document shredding up to 100 lbs.  

QUESTIONS?  Contact the Solid Waste Department at (517) 264-4511 or visit the Solid Waste page

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