Recyclables are picked up at the curb every two weeks on the same day as your trash collection at no cost to the resident – check the recycling collection schedules below. Please dispense only recyclable materials (NO TRASH) in the proper, city provided recyclable container and place it at the curb separate from your trash. To obtain a recycling cart or to trade a small container in for a larger cart, please call RUMPKE at 513-851-0122 to arrange for a delivery.

Rumpke trash & recycling collection schedule
Grey Route
Red Route
Acceptable household items for recycling:
Plastic bottles including plastic lids if reattached to the empty bottle
Glass bottles and jars of any color
Aluminum cans
Steel and bi-metal cans
Aerosol cans (with the lids & tips removed)
Newspapers and inserts, magazines, junk mail, envelopes, telephone books
Mixed office paper, colored paper, brown grocery bags
Paperboard such as cereal boxes, tissue boxes, paper towel & toilet tissue cores
Cardboard and pizza boxes (free of grease & food residue)
NEW Cartons such as milk, juice, & soup cartons

Computer and TV Recycling

For more information on the disposing of Computers and Televisions visit

Household Hazardous Waste

The Hamilton County and Butler County Recycling and Solid Waste Districts can help you with disposal of hazardous waste items for homeowners ONLY.

For more information on Recycling and the disposing of Computers, Televisions and Hazardous Waste Materials:

 Hamilton County residents:  Call 513-946-7777 or visit

Butler County residents:
Call 513-887-3653 or visit

Any mattress or upholstered furniture must be completely sealed in disposable plastic for removal. Additional fees may apply.   Rumpke curbside guidelines