Electronics, lightbulbs and more to be accepted at Recycling Drop-Off

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS - Yampa Valley Sustainability Council’s Community Recycling Drop-Off is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Steamboat Springs High School and middle school parking lots.

At this one-stop-drop, residents can responsibly recycle electronics, mattresses, batteries, tires, appliances, bikes, books, yard waste, lightbulbs and much more. No paint or household hazardous waste will be collected at the spring drop-off event. Paint is recyclable year-round at Ace Hardware and Sherwin-Williams.

A comprehensive list of items accepted, prices and payment methods is available at Fees apply for some items. Most recyclers will accept credit cards. Participants also are encouraged to go online to view the map of the drop-off site and pack their cars with their recyclable items accordingly.

The Sustainability Council also is offering a Business Recycling Drop-Off from 1:30 to 3 p.m. May 11. No appointment is necessary. Not all items accepted at the residential event will be accepted from businesses. For a complete list of all items accepted at the commercial event, visit