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Solid Waste Department
Phone: 615-898-7739
Fax: 615-898-7859
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Rutherford County Landfill
6000 Landfill Road
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Phone: 615-898-7874
Fax: 615-898-7804
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Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm





Accepted Recyclable Materials

Aluminum Cardboard Clear and Colored Glass

Accepted

Beverage containers

Accepted

Clean and Dry

Accepted

Clear beverage containers
Food jars
Liquid, wine or liquor bottles

Not Accepted

Food contaminated aluminum
Aluminum foil or aluminum pans

Not Accepted

Wax coated
Food or liquid contaminated cardboard

Not Accepted

Pyrex or Cookware
Mirrors or window glass
Lightbulbs
Ceramics
Drinking glasses

Plastic Mixed Paper Metal

Accepted

Beverage containers

Detergent Bottles

Accepted

Newspapers and magazines
Brown paper bags
Printer paper (any color)

Accepted

Tin cans
Lids
Copper/steel
Aluminum

Not Accepted

Food containers
Medicine bottles
Plastic bags
Styrofoam
Dry cleaning bags
Food/candy wrappers
Oil/antifreeze bottles
Pesticide/herbicide bottles

Not Accepted

Plastic or wax coated
Food or candy wrappers
Tissue paper/towels

NOTE: Please DO NOT leave your recyclables in a plastic bag or tied together. Any material besides the recyclable commodity is considered contamination.

You can view which items are accepted at each Recycling Center (formerly known as Convenience Centers) at the Nearest Recycling Center.