How to recycle/dispose of recycling bins

If you have a broken or no-longer-needed recycling bin at your home, and receive Montgomery County-provided recycling service, we will pick it up from you at no charge. Check who provides your recycling service.

To request pickup,

Then, prepare your bin for pick up.

What happens to old recycling bins?

We recycle them! We bale the bins at the recycling center like other collected recyclable plastics and ship them back to our bin vendor. We receive a credit towards future bin purchases.

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