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.
Mixed Recycling Drop-Off Site
Olathe composting facility
1100 N. Hedge Ln.
Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m. -4 p.m.
Materials Accepted How to Prepare 
Cardboard and chipboard (cereal boxes, etc.) Flatten boxes 
#1 through #7 plastic containers Rinse
Aluminum cans 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
Glass bottles Rinse
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
Glass bottles Rinse

 

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