Commercial Recycling Services
The City provides cardboard recycling services for local businesses and industries for a monthly fee. Containers are available to rent with collection ranging from one to six times a week or on an as needed basis by call-in. For more information, contact our office.
- Cardboard - Please break down and make flat if possible
- Glass - Separated by Clear, Brown and Green (please rinse bottles)
- News Papers
- Number 1 and Number 2 Plastics
- Tin Cans - Please rinse cans
Recycling Drop Off Sites
|Name / Location||Address||Link to|
|Hours of Operation||Accepts|
|1846 S Jefferson Avenue||Map||Six Days a Week (Closed Sundays)|
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Appliances and Furniture
(Old City Sanitation building)
|335 E Stevens Street||Map||24 hours a day||Recycled Materials|
(Next to Highland Cinemas)
|1191 S Jefferson Avenue||Map||24 hours a day||Recycled Materials|
(Next to Tech Village
and Baseball Fields)
|Laurel Avenue||Map||24 hours a day||Recycled Materials|
(Next to Old Animal Shelter)
|2103 W Jackson Street||Map||24 hours a day||Recycled Materials|
|East 15th||495 E 15th Street||Map||24 hours a day||Recycled Materials|
|Dacco Quarry||3000 Dacco Quarry Road||Map||Monday -Wednesday|
Friday and Saturday
6:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Paint (Tuesdays and Saturdays)
|Animal Shelter||2650 Gainesboro Grade||Map||Monday - Saturday|
Noon - 6 p.m.
(for Puppy/Kitten Kennels)
Keep Putnam County Beautiful Clean Commission
515 E Broad Street, Suite A
Cookeville, TN 38501
To provide leadership in education and involving the community toward beautification, recycling and environmental improvement in the area of solid waste management. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!