What should I KNOW before recycling glass at the DOS?

The Lenawee County Recycling Drop Off Site (DOS) is open for use by all Lenawee County residents.  Businesses with large amounts of recycling materials should contact a waste hauler service for alternative options.

ACCEPTABLE Items:    Clean and dry glass bottles and jars, both clear and colored; it’s okay to leave the labels on, but NO lids please. 

Items that are NOT ACCEPTABLE: glass windows or poured glass, light bulbs of any kind, Christmas bulbs  


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1. What should I KNOW before recycling plastics at the County DOS?
2. What should I KNOW before recycling glass at the DOS?
3. What should I KNOW before recycling cardboard / paper / fibrous materials at the DOS?
4. Can I leave my recyclables in a grocery bag when I recycle them at the DOS?
5. Where can I drop trash off at (transfer stations)?
6. Where can I recycle or dispose of tires?
7. Where can I recycle or dispose of Styrofoam / packing material?
8. Where can I recycle or dispose of scrap metal?
9. Do my recyclables NEED to be clean?
10. Where can I recycle or dispose of a television?
11. Who removes freon from an appliance?
12. Where can I recycle or dispose of paint?
13. Where can I recycle or dispose of batteries?
14. How do I dispose of a mattress/sofa/chair?
15. What should I KNOW before recycling metals at the County DOS?
16. Can I recycle pizza boxes or frozen food boxes?
17. Can I recycle books?
18. Where do I recycle or dispose of construction / demolition / remodeling items?
19. How do I dispose of florescent tubed lightbulbs?
20. What is the DOS?