ITEMS ACCEPTED

*Plastics: water bottles, liter soda bottles, cooking oil bottles, peanut butter jars, detergent bottles, milk jugs, food storage containers.

*Cardboard  

*Aluminum, Metal, Tin Cans 

*Electronics: Computers, Monitors, Telephones, Fax Machines, Banking & Financial Equipment, Medical Equipment, Rechargeable Batteries, Stereo Equipment, Games, and PDA's

*White Goods: Stoves, Refrigerators, Freezers, Washers, Dryers, Hot Water Heaters, Heating and Air Conditioning Units, Metal & Plastic Outdoor Furniture, Car Batteries and

TV 'S AND CRT MONITORS : Fee $.50 per pound.  NO WOODED CABINET TV'S ACCEPTED.

*ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED

HOUSEHOLD  & PERSONAL GARBAGE, FOOD

*For a complete listing of items accepted call 256-891-8298

Albertville/Boaz Recycling Center

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

*Visit our facility and see how we are making recycling work in our community.  Our goal is to educate citizens about the benefits of waste reduction and recycling as well as the process that recycable materials go through to become new products.  Tours of the facility are available upon appointment.  Community civic groups, school field trips, church groups etc. are welcome to visit our facility.


*Our facility is located at:

311 Sand Mountain Drive

Albertville, Alabama 35950


*Our facility hours are:

Monday - Saturday      7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


*Albertville Residents: For your convenience we have after hour access to recycling bins located in front of the facility.


*Boaz Residents  - For your convenience we have recycling bins located at the corner of E. Mann Avenue and McVille Road.


*To contact us call: 256-891-8298 or email us at recycle@cityofalbertville.com


Copyright © Albertville/Boaz Recycling Center. All rights reserved.

RECYCLING TIPS & FUN FACTS

*Saves Environment

*Saves Resources

*Saves Energy

*Saves Landfill Space

*Reduces Litter

*Takes Little Time

*It takes up to 700 years for plastic to decompose in a landfill and 80-100 years for an aluminum can to decompose.

*Enough plastic is thrown away each year to circle the earth four times.

*PET plastic can be recycled into: clothing, fiberfill for sleeping bags, toys and much more.

*Recycling one aluminum can can save enough energy to power a TV for up to three hours.

*Aluminum cans can be recycled into: soda cans, pie plates, license plates, thumbtacks, aluminum foil and more. 

*Glass can be recycled into jars, jewelry, bottles, dishes, drinking glasses, coffee mugs and much more.

SECURE SHRED

Secure Shred is a professional paper shredding company providing the most secure, efficient, simple and cost effective plan available for destroying a company's confidential information.  Secure Shred provides complete on-site  document destruction services at your facility where you can view the destruction of the confidental information. The mission of Secure Shred is to provide a cost-effective document disposal service that protects our customers demand for security.  Secure Shred is insured for your protection.  Secure Shred works in conjunction with the Albertville-Boaz Recycling Center.

For more information please contact Chris Gunter, Shredder Technician at 256-891-5225 or email:

recycle@cityofalberville.com