Recycling Center


Acceptable Items

E-Cycle (continuous)
Electronics & Appliances
  • #1 plastic (clear) ONLY
  • #2 natural plastic (milk jugs) and colored plastic ONLY 
  • Aluminum and aluminum cans
  • Beer bottles (without caps)
  • Clear and colored bottles and jars (rinsed and without lids) 
  • Corrugated cardboard (flattened)
  • Magazines (dry)
  • Newspaper (dry)
  • Office waste
  • Paste Board (Cereal, Cracker Boxes, Etc) flattened
  • Phone books
  • Tin cans (rinsed)
  • Used oil
    • Cooking Oil
    • Diesel Fluid
    • Hydraulic Oil
    • Motor Oil
    • Transmission Fluid
  • White office paper (shredded and non-shredded)
  • Hardback books
  • All Scrap Metal 


E-Waste is considered anything that runs on batteries or can be plugged into an electric outlet. E-Waste cannot be put in with your regular trash. It is to be placed in your blue recycling container or can be dropped off at the Perry County Recycling Center. Perryville City residents can request a recycling tote by contact the Recycling Center at (573) 547-5006.