Recycling Services

Recycling Drop-off Sites

  • Glass bottles are accepted by Ripple Glass.
  • Cardboard, plastic, aluminum, tin and mixed paper are accepted by the City.
  • Windows, mirrors and ceramic glass are not accepted.
Downtown Recycling and Ripple Glass Drop-Off Site
Kansas Ave. and Poplar St.
in the NW corner of the parking lot.
Materials Accepted How to Prepare 
Cardboard and chipboard (cereal boxes, etc.) Flatten boxes 
#1 through #7 plastic containers Rinse
Aluminum cans, Glass Bottles Rinse
Tin (steel) cans Rinse, place lid in bottom and pinch closed
Mixed paper (newspaper/office paper, advertising mail, magazines/catalogs)  
East Olathe Recycling and Ripple Glass Drop-Off Site
13600 S. Alden St.; near 135th St. and Black Bob Rd.,
in the NE corner of the Walmart parking lot.
Materials Accepted How to Prepare 
Cardboard and chipboard (cereal boxes, etc.) Flatten boxes

#1 through #7 plastic containers

Rinse
Aluminum cans, Glass bottles Rinse
Tin (steel) cans Rinse, place lid in bottom and pinch closed
Mixed paper (newspaper/office paper, advertising mail, magazines/catalogs)  
West Olathe Recycling and Ripple Glass Drop-Off Site
K-7 and Santa Fe St.
in the SE corner of the Walmart parking lot.
Materials Accepted How to Prepare 
Cardboard and chipboard (cereal boxes, etc.) Flatten boxes
#1 through #7 plastic containers Rinse
Aluminum cans, Glass bottles Rinse
Tin (steel) cans Rinse, place lid in bottom and pinch closed
Mixed paper (newspaper/office paper, advertising mail, magazines/catalogs)  

 

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