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Bicycle Recycling

The Landfill accepts bicycles free of charge.  They are taken to Ellsworth Correctional Facility, where they are reconditioned, and repaired.  When the bicycles are finished, they are brought back to Barton County, and distributed . . . read more

Did You Know?

Did you know? About 50% of the aluminum in beverage cans comes from used cans that were recycled and melted to make new cans. Nearly 25% of the glass in bottles and jars has been used before, recycled, and remanufactured. . . . read more

Mattress Recycling

Customers can bring out their old, worn out mattresses and box springs to the Landfill (fees apply).  The mattresses are then loaded onto a roll-off truck and hauled to Hutchinson Correction Facility, located in Hutchinson Kansas.  . . . read more

Metal & Tire Recycling

The Landfill accepts metal and tires (fees apply).  Contractors collect these wastes from the Landfill for recycling.   For more information on any of the Landfill’s recycling programs, contact us at (620) 793-1898 or . . . read more

Recycling Facts & Trivia

Glass Glass never wears out -- it can be recycled forever. . Most bottles and jars contain at least 25% recycled glass. Recycling one glass bottle saves enough electricity to light a 100-watt bulb for four hours. . . . read more

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