Recycling is as easy as 1,2,3 - just keep it clean! Remember - when in doubt, leave it out!
1. Recycle cans (cylinder shape including tubs and containers)
2. Recycle clean bottles (wider at the bottom, narrow on top like a detergent bottle or milk jug)
3. Recycle clean paper/ cardboard
1. Never place food or liquid in the recycle bin
2. Never place plastic bags or plastic wrap in the recycle bin
3. Never place styrofoam products in the recycle bin
Watch this informative video about Missouri City's new recycling program and what can be recycled.
The Fort Bend County Recycle Center provides a regional center for general and HHW recycling for Fort Bend County residents. They are committed to protecting the environment by promoting recycling, reducing and reusing in order to ensure a safe and healthy community for current and future generations by keeping items out of landfills.
Click here for a list of acceptable items.
Recycling Activity Book for Children Late Elementary This 16-page book, designed for students in fourth and fifth grade, provides fun and educational recycling-oriented puzzles and activities, including word search games, mazes, math mashups, and secret code deciphering. Answer pages are included.
Recycling Activity Book for Children Early ElementaryThis 16-page book, designed for students in second and third grade, provides fun and educational recycling-oriented puzzles and activities, including word search games, mazes, connect the dots, and coloring pages. Answer pages are included.
Household Hazardous Waste
Read the latest Household Hazardous Waste brochure full of information about Household Hazardous Waste diposal and reduction tips:
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Household Hazardous Waste Collection
The Fort Bend County Recycling/Household Hazardous Waste Center - 1200 Blume Road Rosenberg, TX 77471
The recycling center accepts specific household hazardous waster for a fee from Fort Bend County residents with proof of residency. Items that are accepted at the facility.
Plastic Bag Recycling:
Unwanted, unused and expired drug medication can be safely disposed of at:
Missouri City's Public Safety Headquarters
3849 Cartwright Road, Missouri City TX 77459.
Best Buy - Will accept electronics and appliances, with a few exceptions, and will take them at no charge, no matter what retailer they were purchased from.
Click here for further information on what they accept and any associated costs.
CompuCycle - 8019 Kempwood Dr, Houston 77055
Click here for more information
The Fort Bend County Recycle Center - Click here for further information on what they accept and any associated costs
Missouri City Green board members recently visited Green City Recycler to learn more about their textile recycling program. What an amazing process! Green City Recycler is a textile recycling company that diverts used clothing, shoes, and other household items from the landfill. They accept items that are not in good enough condition to donate to local thrift shops.
De-cluttering? Schedule a FREE pickup by visiting greencityrecycler.com