Solid Waste Council

2016 Solid Waste Council Schedule of Meetings 

Leelanau County Recycling Guide

Leelanau County Recycling Sites Map

 Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and Electronics collections in 2016 have been scheduled! Click on link below.

Call the Planning Department at 231-256-9812

to make a Reservation.  RESERVATIONS REQUIRED!   

Click Here  for full size list of 

Acceptable/Unacceptable items, dates and locations of collections in 2016

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Sites Map

  We now accept up to 10 - one gallon cans of Latex Paint!

NOTE:  We CAN NOT accept refrigerators, freezers, air-conditioners, or dehumidifiers.  

For information on proper disposal of Latex Paint and Medications, CLICK HERE.


 RECYCLING HOTLINE:  256-8444


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Facts about Recycling in Leelanau County


Glass, Tin, Plastic & Fiber Recycled:       

Year 2002:  1,050 tons     Year 2003:  1,244 tons

Year 2004:  1,284 tons      Year 2005:  1,225 tons

Year 2006:  1,560 tons      Year 2007:  1,447 tons

Year 2008:  1,504 tons      Year 2009:  2,058 tons

Year 2010:  1,230 tons       Year 2011:  2,046 tons

 Year 2012:  2,013 tons      Year 2013:  2,560 tons

  Year 2014:  1,845 tons      Year 2015:  1883.6 tons

Household Hazardous Waste Collected:   

Year 2006:  12.5 tons  

Year 2015:  58.73 tons Hazardous Materials & 36.48 tons Electronics

Number of Participants

Year 2008:  528    Year 2009:  836

Year 2010:  607    Year 2011:  434

Year 2012:  790    Year 2013: 798

Year 2014:  1311   Year 2015: 1407

Total Pounds Hazardous Waste & Electronic Materials Collected

Year 2005:  5,964           Year 2006:  25,000

Year 2007:  11,500          Year 2008:  50,427

Year 2009:  114,066        Year 2010:  78,579

Year 2011:  52,834         Year 2012:  114,962

Year 2013:  105,656      Year 2014:  168,864

Year 2015:  190,432

 


This page last updated on 9/7/2016.
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