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Recycling Drop-Off Center


dropoff.jpgOur recycling drop-off center is open to Lake Area customers only . Please bring your most recent bill to prove you are our customer. If you do not have a recent bill, please stop in the office and we can verify you as a customer.

Drop-Off Center Contact Information

  • Address:  2742 S 6th Street Springfield Il 62703
  • Phone: (217) 522-9271
  • Email:
  • Hours: Mon-Fri: 8am - 3pm



Recycling Drop-Off Center Acceptable Items


Tin Cans (soup cans, pet food cans)

Aluminum Cans (beverage cans)

#1 through #5 and #7 Plastics (jugs, bottles, bowls)

Look for number on bottom of container. Rinse all containers. Labels may be left on. Place tin cans, aluminum cans, and plastics all together in the same bin.

Clear and Colored Glass (jugs and bottles)

Rinse and remove lids. No other types of glass accepted!

Please no plastic bags! If you bring your material in a plastic bag, please empty them into correct bin and take them with you!

Newspaper (clean including inserts)

Junk Mail


Chipboard (small one-ply food boxes)

Phone books

Place paper material in bin labeled paper

Cardboard (corrugated boxes)

No styrofoam or plastic. Place cardboard in bin labeled cardboard.