Recycling

Recycling Services
The City of Emporia provides curbside recycling to all City residents. The City provides 18 gallon containers. Recyclables are picked up same day as trash.

Acceptable Materials at the Recycling Center

Batteries
Brush, tree limbs, leaves and grass
Appliances
Air conditioners
Metals
Cardboard

Recycling Restrictions

Disposal of organic waste consisting of stumps, trees and tree limbs is limited to materials having diameters less than six inches.

Disposal of insecticides, poisons, acids and other caustic compounds, appliances containing Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCB’s) or other toxic materials is prohibited. For disposal options, please call the Emporia-Greensville Extension office at 434-348-4223.