Drop-Off Station Prices

Drop off station


Operated by Recycle Ann Arbor, a 501(c)3 non-profit, the Drop-Off Station receives no funding from local government and is supported almost entirely on fees paid by site users to maintain the services provided. Thank You!

Standard Entrance Fee $3

Standard 10 Visit Pass $25

Standard Annual Pass $80

Large Vehicle Recycling Fee $15

Large Vehicle 10 Visit Pass $110

Large Vehicle Annual Pass $190


Materials Accepted for Entrance Fee: 

paper, cardboard, plastics, plastic bags, styrofoam, metal items, glass, textiles (3 bags), auto batteries, oil filters (5 or less), motor and vegetable oil (less than 5g) 

General Waste 

Treated wood, household furniture, construction debris and other miscellaneous waste: $32/cubic yard, $8/bag


Dining or Living Room Chair $10

Armchair $15

Love Seat $20

Sofa $25

Sofa sleeper $30

Yard Waste 

$18/cubic yard, $3/bag

Metal Items 

All metal (excluding electrical items) FREE

Concrete and Shingles 

$40/cubic yard

Concrete must not be painted, or mixed with trash, tile, or brick to be recycled.

Clean Wood (no paint or stain)

$18/cubic yard


Car tires under 16” $8.50

SUV/Truck tires over 16” $17

Tires with rims, additional $6

Other Items

Textiles (over 3 bags) $3/bag

Freon appliances $28/each

Propane tanks, large $12/each

Propane tanks, small $6/each


TV $1/per diagonal screen inch

Monitors $14/each

Small electronics & appliances $2/each

Medium electronics & appliances $5/each

Dishwasher $7/each

Large electronics & office printer $10/each

Box of mixed electrical items $10/each


Fluorescent tube 4ft and under $1

Fluorescent tube over 4ft $2

CFL bulb $1

U Tube and circular $1

Metal halide and spot lights $2.50

Do not tape or tie bulbs together


Vegetable oil (over 5 gal) $1/gal

Motor oil (over 5 gal) $1/gal

Antifreeze $1/gal

Brake & transmission fluid $1/gal

Oil filters (over 5) $0.50/each

Oil must be in a strong, sealed container. No mixed fluids, animal based oil or fats, oil based paints, or stains accepted.


Mattress/box spring - Crib $10

Mattress/box spring - Twin $15

Mattress/box spring - Full $17.50

Mattress/box spring - Queen $20

Mattress/box spring - King $25

Pets, and children under 13 yrs old, must stay in the car at all times. Prices are subject to change. Staff can refuse any material deemed unsuitable.

We do not accept:

Paint or varnish (latex or oil-based)

Toxics Alkaline (single use) batteries

Liquids, other than motor oil & vegetable oil

Food waste

Asbestos containing materials

Soil, dirt or turf

Stumps, or logs over 8 inches wide

Deceased pets, livestock, or wildlife 


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