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COFFEY COUNTY
RECYCLING REQUIREMENTS
HOURS OF OPERATION:
MON, TUES, THURS, & FRI 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
WED 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
EVERY SAT 8:00 AM - NOON

We are located at 1432 12th Ln, Burlington Ks, 66839 (just west of Landfill). For more information call 620-364-8409. For our rural customers or curbside customers that may have missed a pick-up, our Recycling trucks will be in LeRoy from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. and in Gridley from 10:30 a.m. to noon on the 2nd Saturday of every month. On the 4th Saturday of every month, our trucks will be in Waverly from 9:00 a.m. to noon and in Lebo from 9:00 a.m. to noon. THANK YOU FOR RECYCLING!!

Curbside Recycling: Please have all recycling out at the curb by 8:30 a.m. These are the days that we pick up:

  • Lebo - 1st & 3rd Tuesday
  • Burlington - 2nd & 4th Tuesday
  • LeRoy and Gridley - 1st & 3rd Thursday
  • Waverly and New Strawn - 2nd & 4th Thursday

GLASS:
      Must be rinsed out. Discard lids, metal rings, foam labels and lead wraps or "crimped
      on” foil as on wine bottles. Container glass only. PLEASE: No broken dishes,
      Pyrex, lightbulbs or window glass.
Labels are OK.

TIN CANS (includes cat food and EMPTY aerosol cans):
      Must be rinsed. YOU DO NOT NEED TO FLATTEN OR REMOVE LABELS. LEAVE
      BOTTOM ON CAN AND PUT TOP LID INSIDE THE CAN.

ALUMINUM BEVERAGE CANS ONLY:
      Must be rinsed out. YOU DO NOT NEED TO FLATTEN.

ALUMINUM FOIL/ALUMINUM SCRAP:
      Must be clean. Includes aluminum foil, pie pans, and frozen food trays.

#1 PLASTICS:
      All #1 plastic bottles. All other #1 plastics go with #4 - #7 plastics. Must be rinsed out.

#2 PLASTIC Natural MILK JUGS:
      Must be rinsed out.

#2 COLORED PLASTICS:
      This includes white milk jugs. Must be rinsed out.

#4 - #7 PLASTICS:
      Must be rinsed out.

**** PAPER: PLEASE KEEP ALL PAPER CATEGORIES SEPARATED ****

NEWSPAPER:
      Anything that comes in the newspaper is included. If stacked in paper sacks, remove
      the sack (cardboard) before dumping in bin. PLEASE DO NOT TIE bundles of paper.

MAGAZINES & CATALOGS:
      Can be brought in loose. If stacked in paper sacks, remove the sack (cardboard)
      before dumping in bin. No junk mail. Keep phone books separate.

PHONE BOOKS, PAPERBACK & HARDBOUND:
      Must be kept separate from magazines & catalogs.

MIXED PAPER:
      This category includes all other paper such as notebook paper, Post-it notes, colored
      copy paper, computer paper and white copy paper, white envelopes, green bar or
      blue bar computer paper, junk mail, etc. Staples are OK.
      No food wrappers, no coffee filters, no Kleenex, and no paper towel waste, toilet
      paper waste or wrapping paper.

CARDBOARD & PAPERBOARD:
      This includes all cardboard PLEASE FLATTEN, cereal boxes, brown paper sacks,
      etc. No plastic lined feed sacks or wax boxes. We do NOT take wrapping paper:
      birthday, Christmas, ect.

CLOTHING:
      Clothing must be clean and dry. NO SHOES, PURSES OR BELTS

******NO STYROFOAM OF ANY KIND******

******NO PLASTIC BAGS OR TRASH BAGS OF ANY KIND******


Webpage last updated:  2016-10-20 16:20:08

Contact Information

Coffey County Recycling Department
1432 12th Lane SE
Burlington, KS 66839

Telephone: (620) 364-8409

Hours: Mon, Thru Fri - 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Open till 8:00 pm on Wed
Every Sat 8:00 am - Noon