NO Spring Clean Up - 2017

No Spring Clean Up for 2017. Independence Township has joined the 
NoHAZOakland County NO HAZ program. 


Recycling Center Closed

Due to Township budget reductions the Township Recycling Center is closed indefinitely.

Recycling Reference Guide

$ indicates a fee is involved

Appliances

  • Best Buy has a Pick Up Program $
  • DTE Old Appliance Pick Up
    They give you $50 for fridge/freezer
    $20 for air conditioner/dehumidifier
    866-796-0512

Auto Batteries

Books/DVDs/CDs/VHS

  • Library 248-625-2212
    No textbooks/magazines or encyclopedias
    Welcome anytime
  • Dixson Metal Recycling, INC  ( www.dixsonmetal.com )
    248-625-5305, No hard cover books 

Brush/Branches

  • Environmental Wood Solutions
    248-391-9446

Building Materials

  • Habitat/Restore / Pontiac
    248-338-9148

Cell Phones

  • Oakland County Sheriff Department Substation
  • Most stores that sell/recycle them
  • Dixson Metal Recycling, INC  ( www.dixsonmetal.com )
    248-625-5305

CFL's

Computers

  • Classic Computer Recovery
    734-723-1784
    Takes TV's also $
  • Goodwill recycles to needy
  • Office Depot
    Have different size boxes $
  • Dixson Metal Recycling, INC  ( www.dixsonmetal.com )
    248-625-5305

Concrete Bricks

  • State Crushing / Auburn Hills
    248-332-6210
  • Novi Crushed Concrete
    248-305-6020

Electronics

  • BestBuy
    TV's/DVDs/electronics|
    cell phones / 2 items/day
    $10 for TVs under 32"/laptops
    Get $10 Best Buy giftcard
    Also have haul away/pick up $
  • Eagle Valley Landfill $
    Orion Township
    248-391-0990
  • Costco-Recycles
    members only
  • Staples Store/$10
  • Dixson Metal Recycling, INC $  ( www.dixsonmetal.com )
    248-625-5305

Gas

  • Automotive Stores

Glasses

  • Lions Club/Lenscrafters

Household Hazardous Waste

  • SQS
    734-437-9650
    Call first/$

Leaves/Compost

  • Leaves:  McCord Farm Community Garden
    Call Parks, Recreation & Seniors for details
  • Environmental Wood Solutions
    248-391-9446
    Also takes deck wood/logs/pallets $
  • State Crushing / Pontiac
    248-332-6210 $ Leaves
  • Forest Floor Composting / White Lake
    248-887-2767

Medication

  • OCSD Wed 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Building 38-E
    248-975-9700

Packaging Peanuts

  • UPS
    248-922-2795

Paint

  • Latex paint - dry out with kitty litter, can go in trash
  • Oil base - contact Hazardous Waste Co.

Papers/Newspapers/Magazines/Catalogs

  • Check schools and churches for ABITIBI Containers
    • Church of the Resurrection (Clarkston Road across from the Library)
    • Church of God (Clarkston Road, Flemings Lake Road)
    • Renaissance High School (Waldon Road)
    • Everest Academy (Clarkston Road, across from Clintonwood Park)
    • St. Trinity Lutheran (Sashabaw Road, north of Clarkston Road)
    • most Clarkston Elementary Schools.

Pesticides

  • City Environment
    313-923-2240

Recycling - Cans, plastic, phone books, newspaper, cardboard, junk mail, shredded paper, metal, electronics

  • Eagle Valley Landfill
    248-381-0990
    $10.00 per trunkload
  • Dixson Metal Recycling, INC  ( www.dixsonmetal.com )
    248-625-5305, No plastic

Scrap Metal

  • Accurate Recycle
  • 810-936-3001
  • Dixson Metal Recycling, INC  ( www.dixsonmetal.com )
    248-625-5305

Shingles/RR Ties

  • Ideal Asphalt $
    248-396-2240

Televisions

  • Best Buy
    See Above - computers
  • Office Depot / purchase boxes
  • Eagle Valley Landfill $
    248-391-0990
    Sony/LG/Zenith/Goldstar free
  • Dixson Metal Recycling, INC $  ( www.dixsonmetal.com )
    248-625-5305

Tires

  • Belle Tire Stores