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The Sumner County Resource Authority does not accept hazardous waste except for used oil and antifreeze.

All residents of Sumner County can recycle and dispose of waste at the Sumner County Resource Authority. Some schools have dumpsters for newspaper and magazines.

The Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation would like to reduce the amount of used oil and antifreeze brought to the Fall hazardous waste collection. Used oil and antifreeze can be taken to the following sites in Sumner County:

NAME ADDRESS CITY ANTIFREEZE Oil
Titan Auto Care 919 South Water Avenue Gallatin No Yes
Resource Authority 625 Rappahannock Wire Rd Gallatin Yes Yes
Sumner County Highway Garage 1051 Highway 109 North Gallatin No Yes
Advance Auto Parts #3102 160 West Broadway Gallatin No Yes
AutoZone 110 East Broadway Gallatin No Yes
Tractor Supply Company #438 670-A Nashville Pike Gallatin No Yes
O’Reilly Auto Parts # 1688 1209 South Water Avenue Gallatin No Yes
Wal-Mart Tire & Lube Express 1112 Nashville Pike Gallatin No Yes
Firestone Complete Auto Care 242 West Main Street Gallatin No Yes
West Main Shell 763 West Main Street Hendersonville Yes Yes
Wal-Mart Tire & Lube Express 393 East Main Street Hendersonville No Yes
Jiffy Lube 350 West Main Street Hendersonville Yes Yes
Advance Auto Parts #3350 199 West Main Street Hendersonville No Yes
AutoZone 341 West Main Street Hendersonville No Yes
Jiffy Lube 1015 West Main Street Hendersonville Yes Yes
O’Reilly Auto Parts # 1121 639 West Main Street Hendersonville No Yes
Tractor Supply Company #132 911 Center Point Road Hendersonville No Yes
Drake’s Creek Marine Works 441 Sanders Ferry Road Hendersonville No Yes
Wal-Mart Tire & Lube Express 204 North Anderson Lane Hendersonville No Yes
Advance Auto Parts #3104 304 South Broadway Portland No Yes
O’Reilly Auto Parts # 909 502 South Broadway Portland No Yes

Curbside Recycling

B-Green Disposal & Recycling

B-Green Disposal & Recycling services Gallatin, Hendersonville, Cottontown, White House, Cross Plains, Portland, Goodlettsville, and Long Hollow Pike Area.

Website: B-Green Disposal & Recycling

Phone: 615-254-7336

E-mail: info@b-greendisposal.com (clicking the link will open your e-mail client)

Address: P.O. Box 143, White House, TN 37188

Recycling:

B-Green Disposal & Recycling provides weekly garbage pick up service with free recycling service on the same day. They also provide recycling only pick up service. B-Green Disposal & Recycling provides a wheeled garbage container and bag stand for recycling free of charge. Only glass bottles need to be separated from other materials. All other items can be mixed together (single-stream recycling).

  • Aluminum cans and foil
  • Cardboard (boxes need to be broken down)
  • Glass containers (must be separated)
  • Newspapers, Magazines, Paperboard, & Junk Mail
  • Plastic Containers (#1-7)
  • Steel and Tin Cans

EarthSavers, LLC

EarthSavers, LLC services Hendersonville, parts of Gallatin, and Goodlettsville (Sumner County area).

Website: https://www.earthsavers.org/

Phone: 615-481-9640

Contact Page: Contact Page

Recycling:

EarthSavers, LLC provides one rolling cart at no charge. Only glass bottles need to be separated from other materials. All other items can be mixed together (single-stream recycling).

  • Aluminum cans and foil
  • Cardboard (boxes need to be broken down)
  • Glass containers (must be separated)
  • Newspapers, Magazines & Junk Mail
  • Plastic Containers (#1-7)
  • Steel and Tin Cans

Green Village Recycling, LLC

Green Village Recycling services Hendersonville.

Website: www.greenvillagerecycling.com

Phone: 615-265-8599

E-mail: info@greenvillagerecycling.com (clicking the link will open your e-mail client)

Address: 179 Center Point Road South, Hendersonville, TN 37075

Recycling:

Green Village Recycling provides residential and commercial single-stream recycling. Rates are available for twice-per-month collection and weekly collection. One 18-gallon bin is provided at no charge. Additional sizes are available including large rolling carts for a charge.

  • Aluminum cans, trays, and foil
  • Cardboard (boxes need to be broken down)
  • Paperback books
  • Newspapers, Telephone Books, Magazines & Junk Mail
  • Plastic Containers (#1-7)
  • Steel and Tin Cans

Drop-off Sites: Gallatin | Hendersonville | Portland | Westmoreland

Sumner County Resource Authority

Phone: 615-452-1114

Hours: Monday – Friday 6:00 AM – 5:00 PM & Saturday 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Address: 625 Rappahannock Wire Road, Gallatin, TN 37066 Map

Information: The Resource Authority is open to all citizens of Sumner County. Accepts anything except hazardous waste.

Hazardous Waste: A hazardous waste drop-off site is held each year in the fall at a date and place determined by state authorities. Call the Resource Authority for more information.

Recycling: No fee

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard
  • Glass Containers: brown, clear, and green (containers only, no plate glass, etc.)
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Plastic Containers: 1-7 (containers only, no sheet plastic)
  • Tin cans
  • Computers, & electronics can be properly disposed of for $2.50 per 100 lbs. — $50.00 per ton inside the facility.

Disposal: $2.50 per 100 lbs — $50.00 per ton

  • Household trash
  • Electronics (televisions, computers, printers, etc.>
  • Appliances
  • Metal
  • Tires

Trees, yard waste, clean untreated pallets: $1.25 per 100 lbs. — $25.00 ton

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Gallatin: Access is restriced to Gallatin residents.

Website: http://www.gallatintn.com/recycling.htm

Address: 641 Long Hollow Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066 Map

Information: Dumpsters are located behind the Public Works Office. This site is open to Gallatin residents only and is staffed.

Recycling:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard
  • Glass bottles
  • Newspaper
  • Plastic
  • Tin cans

Address: 239 Hancock Street, Gallatin, TN 37066 Map

Information: Dumpsters are next to the Gallatin Public Utilities Office. This site is open to Gallatin residents only and is staffed.

Recycling:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard
  • Glass bottles
  • Newspaper
  • Plastic
  • Tin cans


Hendersonville

Residents of Hendersonville can take recycles and waste to the Sumner County Resource Authority or to the Rivergate Recycling Center. Also, AB Recycle provides curbside recycling for Hendersonville.

Website: http://www.hendersonvilletn.com

Rivergate Recycling Center

Hours: 7 a.m. — 4 p.m. weekdays

Address: 630 Myatt Drive, Madison, TN 37115 Map

Recycling:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard
  • Glass bottles
  • Newspaper
  • Plastic
  • Tin cans

The Humane Society

Website: http://www.sumnerhumane.org

Phone: 615-822-0061

Address: 16 Volunteer Drive, Hendersonville, TN 37075 Map

  • Aluminum cans
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers

Portland

Website: http://portlandtn.com/recycling.htm

City Mechanic’s Shop

Address: 126 Morningside Drive, Portland, TN 37148 Map

Information: This is a single-stream recycling site. Recycles do not have to be sorted.

Recycling:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard
  • Glass bottles
  • Newspaper
  • Paper: newspaper, soft-covered books, telephone books, magazine, junk mail
  • Plastics #1 — #7 (no plastic film or bubble wrap)
  • Tin cans

Street Department Building

Address: Stevison Ham Road, Portland, TN 37148 Map

Information: This is a single-stream recycling site. Recycles do not have to be sorted.

Recycling:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard
  • Glass bottles
  • Newspaper
  • Paper: newspaper, soft-covered books, telephone books, magazine, junk mail
  • Plastics #1 — #7 (no plastic film or bubble wrap)
  • Tin cans

Westmoreland

Website: http://westmorelandtn.com/recycling.htm

Residents of Westmoreland can take recycles and waste to the Sumner County Resource Authority.


Special Items

Batteries

Batteries Plus

Website: http://www.batteriesplus.com

Address (Madison, TN): 2126 Gallatin Pike North, Madison, TN 37115 Map + Info

Address (Gallatin, TN): 1545 Nashville Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066 Map + Info

Address (Bowling Green, KY): 1150 US 31W, Bowling Green, KY 42101 Map + Info

Recycling: Recycling Information on Batteries Plus website

  • Lead Acid (Pb) batteries used in cars, trucks and emergency lighting
  • Nickel Cadmium (NiCd) batteries used in cordless phones, cordless tools and two way radios
  • Nickel Metal Hydride (NiMH) batteries used in camcorders, bar code scanners and digital cameras
  • Lithium Ion (Li Ion) or Lithium Polymer (Li Poly) used in cell phones and laptops

Single-stream Recycling: Single-stream recycling eliminates the need for sorting recycles. The service is provided by QRS Recycling who also process recycles from Metro-Nashvile’s curbside recycling program. Visit the website to view a video of the process.

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