Fayette Recycling Drop-Off Locations


Fayette County Recycling Center

1580 Robinson Road, Washington Court House 43160
  • Membership required

For your safety and integrity of this program, the facility will be monitored by security cameras 24 hours per day. To enter the facility, residents of Fayette County must apply for a free membership and receive a four-digit code. Please allow up to 7 days to receive your four digit code to access the Recycling Center. Codes will be sent to the email provided on the online form. 

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Public Drop-Off Recycling Bins



  • Community Center - 850 Main St.                                                     Pick-up day: Monday & Thursday

Mt. Sterling:

  • Deercreek State Park - 20635 Waterloo Rd.                                   
    Pick-up day: On-call service

New Holland: 

  • Fire Station - 17 N. Church St.                                                                 Pick-up day: Wednesday 


Items Accepted

*The Ohio EPA has a guidance document for Disposal of Household Generated Sharps (July 2018) (view pdf



Please be a considerate recycler. Leaving unacceptable items at drop-off locations is considered illegal dumping.  Place acceptable items loose - not bagged - in the recycling containers.

Commercial Recyclers

We try to keep this information updated. However, it is always a good idea to first call the establishment in which you would like to take your recyclables, as their policy often changes.

Please view other counties Commercial Recyclers for additional options

Auto Batteries
Advanced Auto - 90 Washington Square, WCH (740)-335-8907                                                
                                                                                                                                                                      O'Reilly - 330 W. Court St. WCH (740)-636-0446 

Motor Oil
Fayette County Transfer Station - 1600 Robinson Road WCH (740)-335-1508                                                                                                                                                                                  Advanced Auto - 90 Washington Square, WCH (740)-335-8907                                                                                                                                                                                                              O'Reilly - 330 W. Court St. WCH (740)-636-0446 


AEP Ohio's Appliance Recycling Program - (SEASONAL) Get $50 for your old, working refrigerator/freezer

South Central Power Refrigerator & Freezer Rebate Program - (SEASONAL) $100 rebate on the purchase of an ENERGY STAR refrigerator or stand alone freezer. 

Household Batteries
RPHF Solid Waste District Office - 141 W Main Street Suite 400 Circleville                                                                                                                                                                                          

Cell Phones
Home Depot Battery Return Box - 300 Depot Dr. WCH (740)-335-6330

Electronics (TV's, Computers, etc.)
Goodwill/Dell Reconnect Recycling 

Check the events tab for disposal events or contact us for more information.

Auto Salvage
No information available at this time. Please view Commercial Recyclers for Ross, Pickaway & Highland Counties.

Scrap Metal
No information available at this time. Please view Commercial Recyclers for Ross, Pickaway & Highland Counties.


Plastic Shopping Bags
Walmart - 1397 Leesburg Ave. WCH (740)-333-3171
Kroger, 548 Clinton Ave. WCH (740)-335-4030

Compact Fluorescent Bulbs
Home Depot - 300 Depot Dr. WCH (740)-335-6330

Propane Cylinders
Blue Rhino locations offer a recycling program for 20# grill tanks. Blue Rhino will collect the tank and refurbish it if possible. If the tank does not meet the company's safety and quality standards, they will recycle the tank. Blue Rhino will accept any standard gas grill tank, including other brands. Find a location. Check with your local retailer for details.

Helium & Oxygen Tanks

Do not place helium or oxygen tanks in your recycling. Putting them in the trash is hazardous. Empty helium balloon tanks that were purchased from a retail store should be punctured and recycled at a local scrap metal yard. Follow the disposal instructions that came with the tank or see these instructions from Balloon Time. Medical cylinders should be disposed or recycled through the company it was purchased or received from. Check with your medical supplier for details about their take-back or exchange program.  

Building Materials

No information available at this time. Please view Commercial Recyclers for Ross, Pickaway & Highland Counties. 

Fayette County Transfer Station - 1600 Robinson Road WCH (740)-335-1508

Household Hazardous Waste
Call our District Office for more information about our household hazardous waste voucher program.
Environmental Enterprises: 645 East 8th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio (614) 294-1300

Area Landfills and Transfer Stations

Ross County

  • Waste Management Mound Transfer, Seney Road , Chillicothe 740-773-5711; 800-343-6047 (Corporate Office)
  • Rumpke/Chillicothe Transfer, 990 Eastern Avenue, Chillicothe, 740-773-1440 ext. 7114

Pickaway County

  • Rumpke Transfer, 2195 Hassle Drive, Circleville 1-800-828-8171, Ext. 7311

Fayette County

  • Fayette County Transfer, 1600 Robinson Rd., Washington C.H., 740-335-1508**


  • Athens/Hocking Reclamation Center, Logan, 740-385-6019*

Brown County

  • Rumpke SW Ohio Reg. Refuse Facility, 9427 Beyers Rd., Georgetown, 937-378-4126

Fairfield County

  • Republic Waste—Pine Grove, 5131 Drinkle Rd., Amanda, 740-969-4487*

Jackson County

  • Rumpke Beech Hollow LF, 28 A.W. Long Rd., Wellston, 740-384-4400

Pike County

  • Pike Sanitary Landfill, State Route 220 East, Waverly, 740-773-1440, ext. 7185


* Accepts Asbestos

** Accepts Construction & Demolition Material

*** Accepts both Asbestos & C&D Material

Garbage Collection and Roll-Off Container Service

Garbage Collection

  • Rumpke Waste, Inc., 1-877-786-7538
  • Waste Management, Inc., 1-800-343-6047
  • Cartwright Salvage, 740-335-6344
  • Graham Hauling, 740-333-7485
  • M&M Recovery Services, 740-437-7279
  • Munro Trash Service, 740-606-2666
  • Pro Waste Services, 740-606-1238

Roll-Off Container Service

  • BSS Waste & Portable Restrooms, 1-800-859-6304; Cell 740-603-0828; Office 740-756-9100 (Ross, Pickaway and Fayette Counties)
  • Community Sanitation of Ohio, 937-780-6250
  • Central Ohio Contractors, 614-539-2570; 1-800-483-2233.
  • Mound Waste & Recycling, LLC, 740-772-5252
  • RUMPKE Recycling/Disposal, 740-773-1440; 1-866-757-7329
  • Republic Waste Services, 1-800-601-1867, (Ross, Pickaway & Fayette Counties)
  • Rumpke Waste, Inc., 1-888-786-7531,
  • Traces Sanitation, LLC, 1-866-305-3069 (Pickaway County)
  • Waste Management, Inc., 1-800-343-6047,

Tire Disposal

TIRES are accepted on an on-going basis at the following locations. Call for prices and hours of operation.

  • Rumpke/Chillicothe Recycling, 740-773-1440, Ext. 7113 or 7114
  • Fayette Co. Transfer, 740-335-1508
  • Pike Sanitation, 740-947-5756
  • Sundown Tire, 740-708-4053
  • Liberty Tire, Grove City, 888-780-8473
  • Chuck Wait Tire, Hillsboro, 937-393-2166, and Mowrystown, 937-442-2004
  • Tire Discounters, Hillsboro, 937-840-9400
  • Liberty Tire Services, Southwest Greenfield, 937-981-7904
  • Buck's Tire Service, Greenfield, 937-981-7712
  • Rumpke SW Ohio Refuse Facility, Georgetown, Brown County, 937-378-4126