The locations identified in the Recycling Center Locator accept specific recyclable materials for free. For additional information, or if your company would like to be listed as a recycling center location, please contact the Mecklenburg County Solid Waste Department for more information at 980-314-3840 or

To find a recycler within 5 miles that allows drop-offs please enter an address above to use in your search. Leaving this empty will will show you all recyclers who accept the material (by drop-off or pick-up) you wish to recycle.

Mecklenburg County's Recycling Center Locator is designed to help Mecklenburg County Businesses and Mecklenburg County Residents find convenient locations to recycle specific materials (for free). The majority of sites listed in the Recycling Center Locator are part of the Business Recycling Drop-Off Center Program. Private companies listed in the Recycling Center Locator might have restrictions regarding the recyclable materials that they will accept and the hours/days that they will accept them. To view specific information for a given recycling center location, click on the recycling center's name listed within the "Search Results" section (located to the right side of the page).
Businesses in search of a vendor, market, or outlet for a particular material should visit the N.C. Recycling Markets Directory For additional information, contact Mecklenburg County's Business Recycling programs: 980-314-3840 This website was produced by Mecklenburg County, which has made every effort to make this directory and the information contained herein as accurate as possible. However, the information on private recycling companies was based on data supplied by the listed organizations; some information may have changed since it was collected. This list may not be all-inclusive or comprehensive; some companies choose not to be included and some may not have been found.
Mecklenburg County does not recommend or endorse the services or products of any particular company listed herein. The County also does not inspect the companies' facilities, and does not represent that the companies are, or are not, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Users of the listed information are strongly encouraged to contact the appropriate regulatory agencies to ascertain any given company's status and history, and to conduct all other appropriate evaluations of the listed companies before using their services. Mecklenburg County reserves the right to withhold or delete listings and to edit information provided by the listing party for any reason. To the extent that it is aware of such activities, the County reserves the right to remove companies who dispose of materials or fail to recycle materials they purport to recycle, and companies who are reported by regulatory agencies to be consistently out of compliance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations.