City of Green's Recycling Center
5383 Massillon Road
- Yard waste (ONLY brush, branches, leaves, limbs and glass clippings). We do NOT accept stumps, lumber or dirt.
- Aluminum Cans
- Scrap metal
- Paper and cardboard
- Plastic containers (#1 through #7)
Please remember mulching is the best for your yard and the environment. Although we accept glass clippings and leaves, we encourage all Green residents to mulch in place.
Recycle Center Hours
Recycle Center CLOSED on all Government Holidays
Must provide proof of residency (i.e.: driver’s license)
Hours of Operation
Tuesday & Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
SUMMER HOURS BEGIN MAY 22
Summer hours beginning May 22 include:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Sunday, Monday and Friday
Recycle Center CLOSED on all Government Holidays:
January 1, 2018
January 15, 2018
February 19, 2018
May 28, 2018
July 4, 2018
September 3, 2018
October 8, 2018
November 11, 2018
November 22-24, 2018
December 25, 2018
Curb-side recycling is available throughout the City of Green as part of the service provided by Kimble Companies. Items accepted include: newspaper, aluminum cans, tin/steel cans, glass and plastics #1 - #7.
If you have any questions concerning the City of Green Recycling Program, please contact the Public Service Department (330) 896-4176.
For Curbside Recycling contact: Kimble Companies 1-800-201-0005
The City of Green offers curbside recycling through our trash provider Kimble Companies. Recycling is picked up every other week with the trash.
The City of Green also provides Simple Recycling, curbside recycling service for textiles and household goods. This curbside recycling service was added September 28, 2015.
- Curbside textile and household item recycling
- Pick up on your regular recycle day
- Items accepted include clothing, pillows, stuffed animals, draperies, houseware items, small appliances, etc. See complete list.
- Items NOT accepted include mattresses or broken household items.
- Items must be able to be lifted by one person (only one driver/collection truck)
- For more info on Simple Recycling, visit www.simplerecycling.com
Special Recycling Events
Saturday, May 19, 2018 - Curbside Appliance / Scrap Metal Pick-Up
Saturday, June 9, 2018 - Household Hazardous Waste - Highway Division / 5383 Massillon Road
*Saturday, July, 21, 2018 - Electronics Recycling - Highway Division / 5383 Massillon Road
*Saturday, August 4, 2018 - ReWorks Paper Shredding Event - Highway Division / 5383 Massillon Road
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - Tire Recycling - Highway Division / 5383 Massillon Road
*Please note NEW location
Other Recycling Options
Alternative Aluminum Can Recycling Location
Fire Station #1(located in parking lot behind the station at 1900 Steese Road) accepts aluminum cans only.
Aluminum can recycling containers are also located in the parking lot behind the Green Administration Building, 1900 Steese Road. Green Fire administers the program, and proceeds from the sale of cans are donated to the burn unit at Akron Children's Hospital.
Alternative Paper Recycling Locations
Akron-Summit County Library, Green Branch,4046 Massillon Road
Mayfair Christian School, 2350 Graybill Road
Greenwood Early Learning Center,2250 Graybill Road
Green Intermediate School,1737 Steese Road
Green Middle School,1711 Steese Road
Green High School, 1474 Boettler Road
Greensburg Church of God,4691 Massillon Road
Messiah Lutheran Church, 4700 South Main Street
Portage Lakes Career Center,4401 Shriver Road
Queen of Heaven Church,1800 Steese Road
Household Hazardous Waste Recycling
The City of Green does not accept any household hazardous waste. These materials may be recycled through Reworks. For locations, acceptable materials and hours, please visit www.summitreworks.com.
Prescription Medicine Disposal
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