DOS Glass - 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. Drop Off Site - What is the DOS?
2. DOS Plastics - What should I KNOW before recycling plastics at the County DOS?
3. DOS Glass - What should I KNOW before recycling glass at the DOS?
4. DOS Fibrous - What should I KNOW before recycling cardboard / paper / fibrous materials at the DOS?
5. DOS Bags - Can I leave my recyclables in a grocery bag when I recycle them at the DOS?
6. DOS Clean - Do my recyclables NEED to be clean?
7. DOS Metals - What should I KNOW before recycling metals at the County DOS?
8. AEROSOL CANS - What do I do with aerosol cans?
9. BATTERIES - Where can I recycle or dispose of batteries?
10. BULK ITEMS - How do I dispose of a mattress/sofa/chair?
11. BOOKS - Can I recycle books?
12. COLLECTION DAY - When is the next county-wide collection event?
13. CONCRETE/ASPHALT/BRICK where do I take them?
14. CONSTRUCTION - Where do I recycle or dispose of construction / demolition / remodeling items?
15. FLORESCENT LIGHTS - How do I dispose of florescent tubed lightbulbs?
16. FREON - Who removes freon from an appliance?
17. FROZEN FOOD BOXES - Can I recycle pizza boxes or frozen food boxes?
18. PAINT - Where can I recycle or dispose of paint?
19. PESTICIDES - What do I do with left over pesticides, insecticides, herbicides?
20. PROPANE/GAS TANKS- What do I do with empty tanks?
21. SCRAP METALS - Where can I recycle or dispose of scrap metal?
22. STYROFOAM - Where can I recycle or dispose of Styrofoam / packing material?
23. TIRES - Where can I recycle or dispose of tires?
24. TRASH - Where can I drop trash off at (transfer stations)?
25. TV - Where can I recycle or dispose of a television?