Gift Wrapping Paper
Wrapping paper that is
not metallic or glittery is accepted for the recycling in curbside recycling and at the Drop-Off Station.
Do not put metallic or glittery wrapping paper in your recycling. Remove bows and ribbons before recycling.
Live Zero Waste!
Wrap presents with reused paper such as newspaper or brown paper bags.
Wrap presents with reusable fabric wrap and bags.
Save in tact wrapping paper for reuse in wrapping future gifts or for crafts.
All recyclable items should be washed, rinsed, and clean of all particulates of food and any liquid residue before placing them into the curbside bin.
Remove caps and lids and discard into the trash.
Residential curbside carts must be placed at the curb before 7 a.m. of the collection day.
Address: Recycle Ann Arbor
P.O. Box 7180
Ann Arbor, MI 48107-7180
When first arriving on-site, stop at the gatehouse to have your materials assessed and pay the appropriate fee (if applicable).
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The gatehouse staff will give you direction as to where your items should be placed.
Often you are required to visit several different areas and receptacles.
Unloading and loading assistance is often available. For a complete list of what is accepted, visit the Drop-Off About page.
2950 East Ellsworth Rd.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
What's Accepted Tues. & Thurs. 8:30 am to 6:30 pm*
Saturday 9 am to 6 pm*
CLOSED MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, FRIDAYS, & SUNDAYS
Credit Cards ONLY. No cash/check.
*SEASONAL NOTICE - during the winter season, the following items cannot be accepted after 5 pm due to lighting and safety concerns: scrap metal, general waste, bulky waste, furniture, yard waste, or concrete.