SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA
RECYCLING DISTRICT

Scott County
Recycling and Reuse Center
4689 Double or Nothing Road
Scottsburg
Phone: 812.752.8474

Recycling Center Hours:
Mon-Fri. 9:00am-3:30pm, Sat. 8:00am-12:30pm
Reuse Center Hours:

Tues.- Thurs. 9:00am-3:00pm
Sat. 8:00am-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.

RECYCLING/REUSE
LOCATIONS
Franklin
Jefferson
Jennings
Ohio
Ripley
Scott
Switzerland

SERVICES Recycling
Reuse
Education
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal
Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal
Disaster Debris Management


Click HERE to download
the Scott County
Summer 2015 PDF
brochure of accepted recyclables
and other information.

2015 Holiday Closings
July 4:
Independence Day
September 7:
Labor Day
October 12:
Columbus Day


RECYCLING/REUSE
LOCATIONS

Franklin

Jefferson

Jennings


Ohio

Ripley

Scott

Switzerland

SERVICES
Recycling

Reuse


Education


Household Hazardous
Waste Disposal


Pharmaceutical
Waste Disposal


Disaster Debris
Management


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4689 Double or Nothing Road
Scottsburg, IN 47170
812.752.8474
Recycling Center: Mon-Fri. 9:00am-3:45pm, Sat. 8:00am-12:45pm

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

Effective immediately SEIRD Recycling Centers are no longer accepting any oil-based paints and stains except on designated HHW collection days. In addition, any unlabeled/unidentifiable items or latex paints will no longer be accepted.

Residents may drop off medical waste, such as syringes or unused medicines at any of three pharmacies in Scott County: Medical Arts Pharmacy, Hancock's Pharmacy, or Austin Pharmacy. Controlled and non-controlled medications may be dropped off at the Scott Co. Sheriff's Office 24 hours a day/7 days a week at no charge.

The Scott Co. Recycling Center is also the location of the Scott County Reuse Center. Residents are encouraged to drop off clean, reusable items in good repair during the center’s normal business hours listed below. While you’re there, “shop” for items that are available to you at no charge.*

*Four items, five books, and unlimited amounts of clothing may be acquired in one 20-minute visit permitted each week. Reusing is the ultimate in recycling! Items must not be resold.

Scott Count Recycling Center


Click HERE to download
the Scott County
Summer 2015 PDF
brochure of accepted recyclables
and other information.

2015 Holiday Closings
July 4:
Independence Day
September 7:
Labor Day
October 12:
Columbus Day



Accepted for Recycling

Household Recyclables

Household Hazardous Waste

Electronics

Fluorescent Bulbs (limit 8)

Oil

Refrigerant Items

Used tires

Batteries

Medical Waste

Medical waste may be dropped off at Hancock Pharmacy, Medical Arts Pharmacy and Austin Pharmacy. Unused narcotic medicines should be taken to the Scott County Sheriff's Department 24/7.

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)
Special collection days are held the 2nd Saturday of each month from 11:00am-1:00pm

Rules for Recycling

Drop off Locations:
Stacey's Marathon
, Tue. 3:30-7:00pm
Finley Firehouse
, Wed. 3:30-7:00pm
Minute Mart
(Lexington) Thu. 3:30-7:00pm
Scott Co. Tire,
Sat. 10:00am-2:00pm

SEIRD Scott County Reuse Center
4689 Double or Nothing Road
Hours of Operation:
Mon., Wed., Fri.: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Sat. 9:00am - noon

Please help us by following these simples rules:

Items Accepted

Do Not Bring

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

Household Hazardous Waste

Electronics

  • Computers and monitors (limit two systems)
  • Cellular phones
  • TVs (limit 2)

Fluorescent Bulbs (limit 8)

Oil

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

Refrigerant Items

  • Refrigerators
  • A/C units
  • Dehumidifiers

Used tires

  • Auto and pickup tires (limit 10) $1.00 ea. off rim, $2.00 ea. on rim
  • Semi truck tire (limit 4) $5.00 ea, off rim; $10.00 ea. on rim
  • Front Tractor Tire: $3.00 ea (limit 2)
  • Rear Tractor tire: $10.00 ea. (limit 2)
  • 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)
  • No alkaline batteries accepted


Medical Waste

Medical Waste Medical waste may be dropped off at Hancock Pharmacy, Medical Arts Pharmacy and Austin Pharmacy. Unused narcotic medicines should be taken to the Scott County Sheriff's Department 24/7.

Rules for Recycling

  • No commercial materials accepted  
  • All HHW disposals must have the original label attached
    SEIRD cannot accepted unidentifiable substances
  • 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
  • No latex-based paints accepted. (This also applies to latex-based enamel paints)
  • No propane or fuel tanks accepted
  • Please call ahead with any questions about items not listed
  • Fees apply to tires.

Drop off Locations
Stacey's Marathon, Tue. 3:30-7:00pm
Finley Firehouse, Wed. 3:30-7:00pm
Minute Mart (Lexington) Thu. 3:30-7:00pm
Scott Co. Tire, Sat. 10:00am-2:00pm


SEIRD Scott County Reuse Center
4689 Double or Nothing Rd.
Scottsburg
Hours:
Tues. and Thurs. 9am-3pm, Sat. 8am-12pm.

  • 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 Scott 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