Not sure what to do with something? Visit the Cuyahoga Recycles Website: “What do I do with?” and type in the item you are looking for.
Recycling – leave recyclables loose – not bagged
Cans / Empty and rinse.
Cartons / empty and rinse. Replace cap.
Glass bottles and jars / Empty and rinse.
Paper and boxes / Flatten cardboard.
Plastic bottles, jugs and tubs / Empty and rinse. Replace cap.
Recycling is picked up weekly curbside by Republic Services. (See Republic Services details on recycling, visit the Recycling Simplified Website)
Additional recycling drop-off options for all recyclables listed above, computers, hazardous household waste, scrap tires, and holiday lights are available to residents at various times throughout the year. Drop-off at our Public Service Department, 7924 Fitch Road on the first Saturday of each month from 8 am to noon and the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 7 am to 2 pm. This service is provided to residents of Olmsted Township only. View the Acceptable Recycle Materials (PDF) for more information on acceptable items. If you have any questions, please call the Public Service Department at 440-235-1011.
For additional recycling and “living green” information:
Medicine can be taken to the drop box at Olmsted Township Police Department. No liquids, needles or syringes. 26900 Cook Road, Olmsted Township. Visit Olmsted Township Police Department for more information.