City Recycling Centers
The City of Independence has partnered with Midwest Recycling Centers to offer electronics and appliance recycling year-round at both locations. Almost anything with a cord or a battery is accepted.
Location: 875 Vista Avenue, 1 mile east of M-291 on Truman Road
8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sundays
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Mondays
Location: 13600 E. 35th Street, 1/2 mile west of Noland Road
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Fridays
8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturdays
New Year's Day - Friday, Jan. 1 Christmas Day - Sunday, Dec. 25
Items accepted: office paper, magazines, newspaper, cardboard and paperboard, steel, tin and aluminum cans, plastic #1 - #7, plastic shopping bags, glass bottles, toner and ink cartridges, and rechargeable and dry cell batteries. Materials must be separated and placed in the appropriate bins.
Styrofoam is not accepted.
All items are free except some televisions:
$20 each - TVs less than 27"
$40 each - TVs 27" and larger
$50 each - All wooden console & rear projection TVs
Free - All LCD, plasma and LED flat-screen TVs of any size
For more information on what can be recycled and recycling hazardous materials, please click here to download our brochure.
(The Recycling Brochure is in PDF format. You must have Adobe Reader installed on your computer in order to open the download. If you need Adobe Reader, you can download it here).
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