SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA
RECYCLING DISTRICT

Franklin County
Recycling and Reuse Center

Located off of U.S. Highway 52
(West of Brookville)
9076 Landfill Rd.
Metamora, IN
Phone: 765.647.6710

Reuse Center
13042 US HWY 52
Metamora, IN

Recycling Center Hours:

Mon.-Sat. 8:30am-3:00pm
Reuse Center Hours:
Tues., Thurs., 9:00am-3:00pm
and Sat. 9:00am-Noon


NOTICE: This site accepts Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) such as cleaning chemicals, oil based paints and stains, insecticides and herbicides, etc. Special collections will fall on designated Saturdays in March, June, and September throughout the year. Please consult the downloadable brochure for your county on this website to confirm exact collection dates and times. Residents of the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District may dispose of HHW year-round (during regular business hours) at the Jefferson County Recycling Center in Madison. Currently there is no fee for this service.

Franklin County Graphic Header
Located off of U.S. Highway 52 (West of Brookville)
9076 Landfill Rd.
Metamora, IN 47030
765.647.6710
Recycling Center: Mon.-Sat. 8:30am-3:00pm
Reuse Center: 13042 US HWY 52, Metamora, IN.
Tues. and Thurs. 9:00am-3:00pm and Sat. 9:00am-Noon

Franklin County Reuse Youth ClothingA service of the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District and Franklin County.
NOTICE:This site accepts Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) such as cleaning chemicals, oil based paints and stains, insecticides and herbicides, etc.
Special collections will fall on designated Saturdays in March, June, and September throughout the year. Please consult the downloadable brochure for your county on this website to confirm exact collection dates and times. Residents of the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District may dispose of HHW year-round (during regular business hours) at the Jefferson County Recycling Center in Madison. Currently there is no fee for this service.

Effective immediately, SEIRD Recycle Centers are no longer accepting any oil-based paints and stains except on designated HHW days. Fluorescent bulbs will be the only HHW accepted during regular business hours. In addition, any unlabeled/unidentifiable items or latex paints can no longer be accepted.

Franklin Reuese Center Adult jacketsPharmaceutical waste disposal including non-controlled medications, syringes, etc. are accepted at the Franklin County Health Dept. during normal business hours. The Franklin County Sheriff's Dept. (located at 371 Main St.) in Brookville houses a drop box where controlled medications can be disposed of seven days a week, 24 hours a day.

Franklin Count Recycling Center


Click HERE to download the
Franklin County Recycling & Reuse
Spring 2015 PDF
brochure of accepted recyclables
and other information.


2015 Holiday Closings
April 3:
Good Friday
May 25:
Memorial Day
July 4:
Independence Day






Click HERE to download the
Franklin County Recycling & Reuse
Spring 2015 PDF
brochure of accepted recyclables
and other information.


2015 Holiday Closings
April 3:
Good Friday
May 25:
Memorial Day
July 4:
Independence Day

 



Accepted for Recycling

Household Recyclables

  • Cardboard (please break down and flatten boxes
  • Mixed paper, including paperboard
  • Newspapers and magazines (please separate and keep dry)
  • Computer paper
  • #1 and #2 plastic bottles and jugs
  • Glass
  • Aluminum/steel cans (SEIRD does not pay for aluminum)

Household Hazardous Waste

Electronics

  • Computers and monitors (limit two systems)
  • Cellular phones
  • TVs (limit 2) - Fee currently waived

Fluorescent Bulbs (limit 8)

Oil

  • Oil, filters and antifreeze (limit 5 gallons motor oil)

Refrigerant Items

  • Refrigerators -Fee currently waived
  • A/C units -Fee currently waived
  • Dehumidifiers -Fee currently waived (Limit 2 units, remove all foods/liquids, and please air out)

Used tires

  • Auto and pickup tires (limit 10) $1.00 ea. off rim, $2.00 ea. on rim
  • Used tires-Slight fee
  • Semi-truck tire (limit 4) $5.00 ea, off rim; $10.00 ea. on rim
  • No tractor tires, loader, grader or tires on rims (must be taken to SEIRD in Madison.)
  • Scrap metal (SEIRD does not pay for scrap metal)

Batteries

  • Car batteries (must not be cracked and must have caps on cells)
  • Rechargeable batteries: (ni-mh, ni-cd, ni-zn, li-ion, pb, button type batteries,alkaline batteries not accepted )
  • No alkaline batteries accepted

Rules for Recycling

  • No commercial materials accepted  
  • Do not leave items after facility has closed
  • Please find an attendant if you have tires, appliances, televisions, or need assistance in unloading your items.
  • Please remove all lids from containers and rinse thoroughly

SEIRD Franklin County Reuse Center
Located at the Franklin Co. Recycling Center
Hours: Tues. and Thurs. 9:00am-3:00pm and Sat. 9:00am-Noon

  • All Items are FREE!
  • Smoke-Free Facility
  • No Food or Drink
  • Children must be attended at all times

Please help us by following these simples rules:

  • Leave reusable items only. No trash, broken, stained, dirty, or ripped items.
  • Shopping is limited to one time per week.
  • Limit shopping time to 20 minutes - No loitering.
  • Items taken are not to be sold. No items are to be put in yard sales, consignment shops, or Ebay as examples.
  • Limit of 4 items per person, except clothing.
  • Limit of 5 books.
  • Please show attendant items that you intend to leave on site.
  • The attendant has the right to distribute items at his/her discretion.
  • Please help keep clothing neatly folded or hung.
  • This facility is provided for the citizens of Franklin County to share/swap/exchange items that are in good condition/working order.

Items Accepted

  • Working Household appliances
  • Computers
  • Electronics
  • Bicycles
  • Lawnmowers and other yard equipment
  • Electric and hand tools
  • Clean Clothing
  • Exercise equipment
  • Books
  • Knick-knacks
  • Housewares
  • Good paint and painting products in original containers
  • Toys
  • Other useful and reusable items
  • Please respect the generosity of others
  • Take only what you need

Do Not Bring

  • Broken/intermittent or non-working equipment
  • Toilets
  • Items covered with dirt or bird droppings
  • Dirty or ripped clothing
  • Underwear or hats
  • Upholstered furniture
  • Mattresses or bedding
  • Old paints that have been frozen, dried, thinned or contaminated
  • Books with mold/mildew, missing covers and/or pages
  • Items that are potentially hazardous because of flaws or faults
For information about volunteering, please call SEIRD at
812-574-4080.

Household Recyclables

  • Cardboard (please break down and flatten boxes
  • Mixed paper, including paperboard
  • Newspapers and magazines (please separate and keep dry)
  • Computer paper
  • #1 and #2 plastic bottles and jugs
  • Glass
  • Aluminum/steel cans (SEIRD does not pay for aluminum)


Household Hazardous Waste

Electronics

  • Computers and monitors (limit two systems)
  • Cellular phones
  • TVs (limit 2) - Fee currently waived

Fluorescent Bulbs (limit 8)

Oil

  • Oil, filters and antifreeze (limit 5 gallons motor oil)

Refrigerant Items

  • Refrigerators -Fee currently waived
  • A/C units -Fee currently waived
  • Dehumidifiers -Fee currently waived (Limit 2 units, remove all foods/liquids, and please air out)

Used tires

  • Auto and pickup tires (limit 10) $1.00 ea. off rim, $2.00 ea. on rim
  • Used tires-Slight fee
  • Semi-truck tire (limit 4) $5.00 ea, off rim; $10.00 ea. on rim
  • No tractor tires, loader, grader or tires on rims (must be taken to SEIRD in Madison.)
  • Scrap metal (SEIRD does not pay for scrap metal)

Batteries

  • Car batteries (must not be cracked and must have caps on cells)
  • Rechargeable batteries: (ni-mh, ni-cd, ni-zn, li-ion, pb, button type batteries,alkaline batteries not accepted )
  • No alkaline batteries accepted

Rules for Recycling

  • No commercial materials accepted  
  • Do not leave items after facility has closed
  • Please find an attendant if you have tires, appliances, televisions, or need assistance in unloading your items.
  • Please remove all lids from containers and rinse thoroughly





 

SEIRD Franklin County Reuse Center
Located at the Franklin County Recycling Center, 13042 US HWY 52, Metamora
Phone:
765.647.6710
Hours:
Tues. and Thurs. 9:00am-3:00pm and Sat. 9:00am-Noon

  • All Items are FREE!
  • Smoke-Free Facility
  • No Food or Drink
  • Children must be attended at all times

Please help us by following these simples rules:

  • Leave reusable items only. No trash, broken, stained, dirty, or ripped items.
  • Shopping is limited to one time per week.
  • Limit shopping time to 20 minutes - No loitering.
  • Items taken are not to be sold. No items are to be put in yard sales, consignment shops, or Ebay as examples.
  • Limit of 4 items per person, except clothing.
  • Limit of 5 books.
  • Please show attendant items that you intend to leave on site.
  • The attendant has the right to distribute items at his/her discretion.
  • Please help keep clothing neatly folded or hung.
  • This facility is provided for the citizens of Franklin County to share/swap/exchange items that are in good condition/working order.

Items Accepted

  • Working Household appliances
  • Computers
  • Electronics
  • Bicycles
  • Lawnmowers and other yard equipment
  • Electric and hand tools
  • Clean Clothing
  • Exercise equipment
  • Books
  • Knick-knacks
  • Housewares
  • Good paint and painting products in original containers
  • Toys
  • Other useful and reusable items
  • Please respect the generosity of others
  • Take only what you need



Do Not Bring

  • Broken/intermittent or non-working equipment
  • Toilets
  • Items covered with dirt or bird droppings
  • Dirty or ripped clothing
  • Underwear or hats
  • Upholstered furniture
  • Mattresses or bedding
  • Old paints that have been frozen, dried, thinned or contaminated
  • Books with mold/mildew, missing covers and/or pages
  • Items that are potentially hazardous because of flaws or faults

    For information about volunteering, please call SEIRD at 812.574.4080.

Southeastern Indiana Recycling District (SEIRD) ● 6556 North Shun Pike Road, JPG #534 ● Madison, IN 47250 ● 1.800.997.4793