Recycling and Safe Disposal

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  • Plastic Grocery bags – Take them back to stores for recycling.  Store Locator
  • Also includes plastic wrap/film from toilet paper packaging, water bottle case plastic wrap, etc.

Prescriptions and over the counter medicine disposal

  • DO NOT FLUSH DOWN TOILET!!
  • Drop off box at Richmond Police Department – City Building – lower level off parking lot,
    50 North 5th Street, Richmond, IN 47374     Now taking clean and used needles
  • DEA Take Back Collection Days DEATakeBack.com

Paint 

Safely dispose of paint

Electronics or E-Waste

Pesticides

Indiana Pesticide Clean Sweep Project – Sponsored by the Office of Indiana State Chemist

2020 information  https://www.oisc.purdue.edu/pesticide/clean_sweep.html