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Recycling Department Director: Rick Sirois       Phone: (207) 868-5875      Email

Welcome to the Van Buren Recycling Center page, dedicated to providing convenient and environmentally responsible recycling services to the residents of Van Buren and T17R3, Maine. Our facility plays a vital role in reducing waste, conserving resources, and promoting sustainability within our community.

The Van Buren Recycling Center is committed to making the recycling process easy and efficient for residents. Our knowledgeable staff is on hand to assist with sorting and proper disposal of recyclable materials, as well as answering any questions about recycling guidelines and accepted materials.

Hours of Operation:

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday: 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM and 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Closed Sunday, Monday, and Thursday

Please note: For recognized holidays that fall on a Monday, the recycling center will be closed on that Monday, as well as on Tuesday.

Some of the key services and resources provided by the Van Buren Recycling Center include:

  • Acceptance of a wide variety of recyclable materials, including paper, cardboard, plastic, glass, metal, and more
  • Proper disposal of household hazardous waste, electronics, and other special items
  • Assistance with sorting and preparing materials for recycling
  • Education and outreach to promote recycling best practices and increase participation

The Van Buren Recycling Center is dedicated to creating a cleaner, greener, and more sustainable community for current and future generations. We are proud to serve the residents of Van Buren and T17R3, Maine, and encourage everyone to take advantage of our convenient recycling services.

For more information about the Van Buren Recycling Center, including a detailed list of accepted materials, recycling guidelines, and special events, please explore the resources on this page or contact us directly.

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