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Recycling Information
Acceptable Items
The following items can be recycled:
  • Plastic pop containers (rinse and remove lids) 
  • Plastic milk containers (rinse and remove lids) 
  • Aluminum beverage containers (rinse and empty) 
  • Glass jars and bottles (rinse and remove lids), separate by color 
  • Tin and steel food containers 
  • Computer paper/White office paper 
  • Hard back books 
  • Newspapers, magazines, and phone books
  • Cardboard 

Non Acceptable Items
The following items cannot be recycled:
  • Covered plastic bottles
  • Carton paper
  • Wax, plastic, foil coated papers
  • Aluminum foil or containers
  • Disposable plastic food containers
  • Stryofoam
  • Food wrapping, paper towels
  • Photographs

Where to Recycle Other Items
  • Acme Pipe & Steel, Inc. to recycle scrap metal, wire, copper, brass, miscellaneous metal, cast iron and radiators.
  • Becker Tire & Treading to recycle tires.
  • Barton County Landfill the third Saturday of every month to dispose of hazardous waste.
  • Thrift Stores such as DAV or Salvation Army or consignment stores.


The City of Ellinwood • 104 East 2nd, P.O. Box 278 • Ellinwood, KS 67526 • Phone: (620) 564-3161
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