Copley Township is pleased to announce the opening of its new Recycle Center at 1280 Sunset Drive (next to the Copley Police Department). This center is for all Copley Township residents and businesses that want to recycle but may not have an avenue to do so. There are four separate containers to deposit recyclable items. Signs are in place to help guide users to the correct containers and flyers are available with information pertaining to the Recycle Center as well as other collection and recycle programs offered by Copley Township. This facility was made possible by grants from Summit/Akron/Solid Waste Management Authority.Accepted Items:
Plastic bottles and food containers #1-#7
Glass bottles and jars (Clear, green or brown only)
Aluminum cans only - All proceeds donated to the Akron Children's Hospital Aluminum Cans for Burned Children Program (ACBC)
Newspaper, paper, magazines & catalogs, paperback books, junk mail, office and school papers, calendars, chip board or fiber board (cereal, pop & beer cartons), envelopes (with or without windows), phone books, hardcover books with covers removed.
Corrugated cardboard only - Please break down all boxes.
Items Not Accepted:
NO styrofoam of any kind (packaging, food containers, cups, etc.)
NO plastic food wrapping (Saran Wrap)
NO light bulbs of any kind
NO glassware, pyrex or window panes
NO tissue products
NO egg cartons (styrofoam or pressed paper)
NO pizza boxes
NO aluminum car parts, siding or foil
NO electronics or appliances
NO hazardous household materials of any kind
NO paints, stains, or finishes
NO trash, garbage or food waste
NO plastic shopping bags
NO aseptic cartons (waxed cartons, milk, juice, half & half)
Please take advantage of this recycling center to help conserve our planet's natural resources. Together we can make a difference!