Locations and schedule- currently all mobile sites on hold

Community LocationDay of monthHours
OttovilleWater tower
Ft. JenningsPark
Continental508 W. Elm Street, Continental
Leipsic343 S. Belmore Street, Leipsic
Columbus GroveVFW Lot 218 E. Sycamore Street, Columbus Grove

Recyclable items

Paper bin

Magazines, office paper, catalogs, copy paper, envelopes, phone books, junk mail and newspapers. Please take out of plastic bags.

Cardboard bin

Flattened/broken down corrugated sheets and boxes, flattened chipboard (cake, cereal, cracker boxes), file folders, poster board, paper egg cartons, and pizza boxes. Please cut out any oil contamination in pizza boxes.   Please cut down large boxes and remove any plastic or styrofoam.

Plastic bin

Plastics with the number 1 or 2 in the recycling triangle. Examples milk jugs, two liter bottles, water bottles, etc.  TIP: Not all plastic container numbers match their lids. No black plastic at all. At this time 1s and 2s can be combined together.

Metal bin

All cans, aluminum, tin, lids, and aluminum foil that does not have food on or in any of these items.  No aerosol cans.

What cannot be recycled

• No Styrofoam
• No plastic bags and no black plastic
• No aerosol cans
• No Paper containers with wax or plastic coatings are not recyclable such as pet food bags, frozen food packages, salt bags and milk/juice containers. 
• Containers must be rinsed of food and other contaminants
• At this time, we ask there to be NO pane glass or plexi-glass, paint or paint cans, aerosol cans, tires, televisions, batteries, light bulbs, construction materials or any type of household garbage/hazardous waste be put into the recycling bins. Please see our resources for other alternatives for the disposal of these items.

 **Items collected at mobile sites are NOT always the same items accepted at permanent sites.  All recycling needs to be clean.  Please do not put items that are not recyclable in the bins and read all labels for clarification or call our office.**