Recycling in Concord

Where?

Exciting News: all residents of the City of Concord will notice BIG changes in your Curbside Recycling program beginning July 5, 2011. If you live in an apartment and you don't have curbside recycling, Cabarrus County offers several Drop-Off Recycling options.

How?

For information on how to recycle an item, select the category you want to recycle:

Paper

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines / Catalogs
  • Office / School / Computer Paper
  • Paperback Books/Phone Books
  • Junk Mail
  • Cereal (food/shoe/beverage) Boxes
  • Cardboard (corrugated, brown) Boxes
  • Shredded Paper

Plastic / Glass / Metal

  • Plastic Containers (bottles and wide-mouth #1 - 7)
  • Glass Bottles and Jars
  • Steel Cans (soup, vegetables)
  • Aluminum Cans (beverage, pet food)
  • Appliances (large and small)
  • Scrap Metal (grill, swing set, mower)

Other

  • Electronics (computers, TVs, cell phones, DVD, etc.)
  • Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs
  • Batteries - Car/Truck/Boat
  • Batteries - Household
  • Cooking Oil
  • Motor Oil/Filters
  • Antifreeze
  • Tires
  • Wooden Pallets