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Other Materials Recyclers


CDs, DVDs & CD Cases


CD Recycling Center of America
68-E Stiles Road
Salem, NH 03079
Contact: Lisa Bennett
Phone: (603) 894-5553
Fax: (603) 898-4319
E-Mail: info@cdrecyclingcenter.com
Website: www.cdrecyclingcenter.org

Will accept all disassembled CDs, DVDs, cases and related packaging.  If disassembled, recycling of all components is FREE.  Assembled packages are accepted, however, there is a required disassembly donation per piece (generally a couple of cents per case.)  Disassembly consists of: removing the disc and paper inserts from the case and snap out the trays in the case.  If you have questions, please contact Ms. Lisa Bennett

Place discs and disassembled cases in a sturdy box, envelope or package that can withstand US mail or UPS shipping.  The cost of shipment or postage is the responsibility of the submitter.

Miscellaneous Household Items
The Bin
(formally The Butterfly Bin)
119 N. Old Statesville Road
Charlotte, NC 28078
(704) 948-5612
* Accepts furniture, appliances, beds and housewares
* Provides FREE pick up service


Miscellaneous Junk/Debris Removal
(Companies that systematically appraise each piece of material and determine if it is recyclable or trash.  Once sorted, the company ensures the item is properly recycled or disposed.)

1-800-GOT-JUNK
8539 Monroe Road
Charlotte, NC 28212-7510
Office: (704) 536-9143
Cell: (704) 719-6211
website: http://www.1800gotjunk.com/us_en/locations/junk-removal-charlotte

(A full-service junk removal company.  We will remove almost anything - from old furniture and appliances to garden waste and renovation debris.  We do all the loading and clean up, wherever the items are located - they do not need to go to the curb.)

Junk Rescue Company, LLC
P.O. Box 790042
Charlotte, NC 28206
Office: (800) 586-5911 or 1-800-JUNK-911
website: www.junkrescue.com
(A sustainable, junk removal company that services both residential and commercial properties throughout Charlotte and the surrounding areas.  We are innovative, environmental stewards, striving to reduce the amount of waste going to our overflowing landfills.  This is accomplished by means of a methodical sorting process.

Rubbish Works
4141 Sharon Commons Lane
Charlotte, NC
Contact: Marty Scannell
Telephone: (704) 464-3790
Website: www.RubbishWorks.com

Recycling services for both Residential and Commercial customers.  Our firm will remove all paper, metal, plastic, carpeting & padding, glass, mattresses, wooden crates, yard waste , textile & clothing and construction & demolition waste and thoroughly clean in areas specified by the customer.  Items collected are segregated for donation to local Charlotte non-profit organizations, delivered to an appropriate licensed recycling facility or delivered to a licensed landfill or drop-station.

Jobs are scheduled in (2) hour windows with free on-site estimates available before proceeding with any pickups. We are open for business from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm Monday through Saturday.  Jobs are estimated by truck load size with surcharges for heavy loads (dirt, sod, concrete, etc.) or jobs that require additional labor.
 
Toner Cartridge Recycling


Advance Laser Services
Bill Smith
129 Park Arbor Lane
Apex, NC  27502
(704) 333-9590

Carolina Cartridge Systems, Inc.
Sherry Dills
2506 Lucena Rd.
Charlotte, NC  28206
(704) 529-5550

Cleanlites Recycling
Spartanburg, SC
(864) 503-9900
www.cleanlites.com

Duraline
975 Walnut Str. Suite 218
Cary, NC 27511
704-525-3725

Evergreen Recycling Group
Charlie Sistare
10810 Southern Loop Blvd.
Charlotte, NC  28134
(704) 588-5722
charlie@evergreenrecycling.net
(company will make charitable donation for each toner cartridge bought or recycled)

Recycling for Education
800-748-2100
(For each cartridge collected, a donation is made to support the delivery of technology resources to CMS students.)

Regal Asset Recovery
Bruce Sciotto/ Tommy Robbins
12777 Suite A East Independence Blvd.
Matthews, NC 28105
(704) 882-9061

Safety Kleen Systems, Inc
Brian Brownlee
2320 Yadkin Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28205
(704) 375-0098

Sharp Business Systems - Recycling
4404-A Stuart Andrew Blvd.
Charlotte, NC  28217
Mr. Dave Landon
(704) 672-3031
E-Mail: Dave.Landon@SharpUSA.com
(Will ...  purchase spent ink & toner cartridges, provide shipping boxes, pay shipping charges)

Tone Tech
Cathy Chauncy
920 West Tremont
Charlotte, NC  28203
(704) 377-4001
tonetech@bellsouth.net

Batteries - Alkaline

Battery Service
200 W. 24th Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 331-0695

Heritage Environmental Services, Inc.
Contact: Joe Opatkiewicz
4132 Pompano Road
Charlotte, NC 28216
(704) 391-4500
www.heritage-enviro.com

Heritage-Crystal, Inc.
Contact: Don Laney
2115 Dunavent Street
Charlotte, NC 28203
(704) 376-9636

Interstate All Battery Center   *Free Service
Contact: Mike Rushing
717 South Kings Drive
Charlotte, NC 28204
(704) 377-1131

Batteries - Rechargeable Recycling

Battery Service
200 W 24th Street
Charlotte, NC  28206
(704) 331-0695
(Also takes alkaline and sealed rechargeable nickel cadmium)

Carolina Industrial Products, Inc.
Deka Industrial Batteries
3140-B Piper Lane
Charlotte, NC
(704) 357-0797
(will take Ni-cad, but there is a charge)

Cleanlites Recycling
Dennis Olsen
Spartanburg, SC
(864) 503-9900
www.cleanlites.com
(any kind of battery)

Ecoflo, Inc.
Lila Richards
8440 Byrum Drive
Charlotte, NC  28217
(704) 357-9299
(West Mecklenburg Recycling Center)

Environmental Recycling Alternatives
Greg Meurs
High Point, NC
(336) 869-8785

Haz-Mart Transportation & Disposal, Inc.
Jack Holder
221 Dalton Ave. P.O. Box 37392
Charlotte, NC  28237
(704) 332-5600

Heritage Environmental
4132 Pompano Rd.
Charlotte, NC  28216
(704) 392-6276

Safety Kleen Systems, Inc
Brian Brownlee
2320 Yadkin Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28205
(704) 375-0098

Southeast Recycling Technologies, Inc
Steve Barnett
906 Chase Drive
Johnson City, TN  37604
(800) 592-3970
recycled@preferred.com
www.recyclebulbs.com

US Battery Corp
2525-A North Graham Str.
Charlotte, NC
(704) 334-6815
(will take anything except Ni-cad)

Batteries -From Any Motorized Machinery

Advanced Auto Parts
Please look in the phone book for your nearest store
(Also accepts used oil)

Auto Zone
Please look in the phone book for your nearest store

Battery Service
200 W. 24th Street
Charlotte, NC  28206
(704) 331-0695
(Also takes alkaline and sealed rechargeable nickel cadmium)

Battery & Ignition Auto Parts
3631 Tryclan Drive
Charlotte, NC
(704) 525-5335

Battery Service & Supply Co
"Stan the Battery Man"
4032 Old Pineville Rd.
Charlotte, NC
(704) 522-1956

Carolina Industrial Products
Deka Industrial Batteries
3140-B Piper Lane
Charlotte, NC
(704) 357-0797
(will take Ni-cad, but there is a charge)

Cleanlites Recycling
Dennis Olsen
Spartanburg, SC
(864) 503-9900
www.cleanlites.com
(any kind of battery)

Ecoflo, Inc.
Lila Richards
8440 Byrum Drive
Charlotte, NC  28217
(704) 357-9299
(West Mecklenburg Recycling Center)

Environmental Recycling Alternatives
Greg Meurs
High Point, NC
(336) 869-8785

Exide Technologies
Tommy Tice
648 Griffith Rd, Suite G
Charlotte, NC  28217
(704) 521-9225

Haz-Mat Transportation & Disposal, Inc.
Jack Holder
221 Dalton Ave. P.O. Box 37392
Charlotte, NC  28237
(704) 332-5600

Heritage Environmental
4132 Pompano Rd.
Charlotte, NC  28216
(704) 392-6276

Industrial Battery & Charger
5831 Orr Road
Charlotte, NC
(704) 597-7330

Interstate Battery of Charlotte
5615 Cannon Drive
Monroe, NC
(704) 289-8166

North State Battery, Inc.
3853 Patterson Ave.
Winston Salem, NC 27105
336-661-1774

Safety Kleen Systems, Inc
Brian Brownlee
2320 Yadkin Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28205
(704) 375-0098

US Battery Corp
2525-A North Graham Str.
Charlotte, NC
(704) 334-6815
(will take anything except Ni-cad)

Mercury containing devices/ Lamps & Lights Recycling

Cleanlites Recycling
Dennis Olsen
Spartanburg, SC
(864) 503-9900
www.cleanlites.com
(lamps & lights-all kinds) 


L.E.D. Lamps

Cleanlites Recycling
Dennis Olsen
Spartanburg, SC
(864) 503-9900

AERC Recycling Solutions
John Schlegel
(610) 797-7608

Fluorescent Light Tubes and Ballasts Recycling

Home Depot - any of its 1,973 locations (CFL's Only)
* Customers can drop off expired, unbroken bulbs at the return counter of any Home Depot store to address customer and store concerns about improper disposal of the bulbs, which contain small amounts of mercury.

Cleanlites Recycling
Dennis Olsen
Spartanburg, SC
(864) 503-9900
www.cleanlites.com
(capacitors also)

Ecoflo, Inc.
Lila Richards
8440 Byrum Drive
Charlotte, NC  28217
(704) 357-9299
(West Mecklenburg Recycling Center)

 
Electrical Distributors, Inc.
Chris Studney
1515 S. Clarkson St
Charlotte, NC 28208
Office:  704-372-3040
Cell:  704-361-0172

Environmental Recycling Alternatives
Greg Meurs
High Point, NC
(336) 869-8785

Haz-Mat Transportation & Disposal, Inc.
Jack Holder
221 Dalton Ave. P.O. Box 37392
Charlotte, NC  28237
(704) 332-5600

Heritage Environmental
4132 Pompano Rd.
Charlotte, NC  28216
(704) 392-6276

Safety Kleen Systems, Inc
Brian Brownlee
2320 Yadkin Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28205
(704) 375-0098

Southeast Recycling Technologies, Inc
Steve Barnett
906 Chase Drive
Johnson City, TN  37604
(800) 592-3970
recycled@preferred.com
www.recyclebulbs.com

Audio Visual Film and Tape Recycling

AEIPLUS Inc.
Mr. Jin Dong
2128 Eastway Dr.,
Charlotte, NC 28205
Tel. 704-823-1198       
Fax: 704-823-1199      
jin@aeiplus.com
www.aeiplus.com

Environmental Recycling Alternatives
Greg Meurs
High Point, NC
(336) 869-8785

Goodwill Industries
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28266
(704) 372-3434
Patrick Darrow
Patrick.Darrow@goodwillsp.org
www.goodwillsp.org

Regal Asset Recovery
Bruce Sciotto/ Tommy Robbins
12777 Suite A East Independence Blvd.
Matthews, NC 28105
(704) 882-9061

Safety Kleen Systems, Inc
Brian Brownlee
2320 Yadkin Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28205
(704) 375-0098

Southern Resources
3826 Raleigh St, Charlotte, NC  28206
Contact: Elisa Waldman
e-mail: ElisaW@SouthernResouces.com
Main Office: (704) 749-6590
Direct: (704) 343-1696 ext. 1104
Website: www.SouthernResources.com


Tyvek Envelopes Recycling

Dupont Tyvek Recycle
Shirley Simburg
1-800-222-5676
2400 Elliham Ave, #A
Richmond, VA 23237
www.tyvekenvelopes.com

Appliances (In working order) Donation

The Bin (formally The Butterfly Bin)
119 N. Old Statesville Road
Huntersville, NC 28078
(704) 948-5612

Crisis Assistance Ministry
500-A Spratt Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 371-3001
www.crisisassistance.org

Goodwill Industries
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28266
(704) 91372-3434
patrick.darrow@goodwillsp.org
www.goodwillsp.org

Habitat for Humanity Restore
3326 Wilkinson Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28208
1133 N. Wendover Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 392-4495
www.CharlotteRestore.org

Second Harvest Food Bank
500-B Spratt Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 376-1785
www.secondharvestcharlotte.org
(freezers & refrigerators only)

Salvation Army
501 Archdale Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217
(704) 332-1171
www.salvationarmysouth.org
(many appliances & household machinery also)

Book Donations

Bethlehem Center
2705 Baltimore Ave
Charlotte, NC 28203
(704) 375-1417
www.bethlehemcenter.org

Goodwill Industries
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28266
(704) 372-3434
Patrick Darrow
Patrick.Darrow@goodwillsp.org
www.goodwillsp.org

Building Materials Donation

Habitat for Humanity Restore
3326 Wilkinson Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28208
1133 N. Wendover Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 392-4495
www.CharlotteRestore.org

Cabinets Donation

Habitat for Humanity Restore
3326 Wilkinson Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28208
1133 N. Wendover Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 392-4495
www.CharlotteRestore.org

Cleaning Supplies Donation

Second Harvest Food Bank
500-B Spratt Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 376-1785
www.secondharvestcharlotte.org

Computer & Accessories Donation

Goodwill Industries
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28266
(704) 372-3434
patrick.darrow@goodwillsp.org
www.goodwillsp.org
(In any condition)

Second Harvest Food Bank
500-B Spratt Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 376-1785
www.secondharvestcharlotte.org
(up to date and operational)

Eye Glasses Donation

Goodwill Industries
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28266
(704) 916-1662
patrick.darrow@goodwillsp.org
www.goodwillsp.org

Lions Club
5950 Fairview Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28210
(704) 588-9123

Household/Furniture Donations

Amvets Pick Up Service
Charlotte, NC
(704) 393-2359

Charlotte Rescue Mission
901 W. 1st Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
(704) 334-4635
www.charlotterescuemission.org

Crisis Assistance Ministry
500-A Spratt Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 371-3001
www.crisisassistance.org

Florence Crittenden Services
1300 Blythe Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28203
(704) 372-4663
www.fcsnc.org

Goodwill Industries
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28266
(704) 916-1662
patrick.darrow@goodwillsp.org
www.goodwillsp.org

Habitat for Humanity Restore
3326 Wilkinson Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28208
1133 N. Wendover Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 392-4495
www.CharlotteRestore.org

Salvation Army
501 Archdale Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217
(704) 332-1171
www.salvationarmysouth.org

United Family Services
200 N. Sharon Amity Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 332-9034
(office furniture also)

United Way of America
301 S. Brevard Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
(704) 372-7170
http://national.unitedway.org

Lighting & Electrical Donations

Habitat for Humanity Restore
3326 Wilkinson Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28208
1133 N. Wendover Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 392-4495
www.CharlotteRestore.org
(operational)

Mattresses Donation

Crisis Assistance Ministry
500-A Spratt Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
(704) 371-3001
www.crisisassistance.org

United Family Services
200 N. Sharon Amity Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 332-9034

Medical Supplies Donation

NC MedAssist
5516 Central Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28212
(704) 536-1790
www.medassist.org
(Accepts samples from doctors' offices only)

Pet Supply Donations

Humane Society of Charlotte
2700 Toomey Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28203
(704) 377-0534
http://www.humanesocietyofcharlotte.org/

Piano Donations

Mecklenburg County Solid Waste Dept.
700 North Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
(704) 432-3466
www.wipeoutwaste.com

School Supplies Donation
 
Classroom Central
(704) 377-1740
2116  Wilkinson Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28208

Goodwill Industries
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28266
(704) 916-1662
patrick.darrow@goodwillsp.org
www.goodwillsp.org

United Family Services
200 N. Sharon Amity Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 332-9034

Sporting Goods Donation

Goodwill Industries
2122 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28266
(704) 916-1662
patrick.darrow@goodwillsp.org
www.goodwillsp.org


Habitat for Humanity Restore
3326 Wilkinson Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28208
1133 N. Wendover Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 392-4495
www.CharlotteRestore.org

Salvation Army
501 Archdale Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217
(704) 332-1171
www.salvationarmysouth.org

Tree Donations (artisans/local sawyer)
kedwards@sawmillnc.com
www.sawmillnc.com

 



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