Solid Waste Management Department
Neighborhood Depositories & Recycling Centers
Working to make Houston a cleaner, greener place to live...
... right in your neighborhood!
Houstonians may use the depositories up to four times per month. Citizens are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes before closing time to allow adequate time to unload. Each user must provide the following as proof of residency:
- A current Texas Driver’s license (a current Texas Department of Public Safety issued I.D. may be substituted) or a Texas License to Carry and
- A current utility bill or city property tax receipt. Addresses and names on all presented documents must match Texas Driver's License or ID.
*Electronic records are NOT accepted.
- RECYCLING ONLY - No proof of residency required.
- NO PETS allowed on premises.
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METAL and CANS:
CARDBOARD and CARTONS:
Effective immediately, glass is no longer accepted in the green curbside recycling bin. You may still recycle glass at all City of Houston drop-off locations.
Disposal LinksProper disposal of materials is key to a healthy, clean environment. Visit each link for additional information.
Additional Information...Neighborhood depositories will not accept household garbage, more than five (5) tires per month, per household, and large quantities of building materials.
Trash from commercial haulers or brought in a commercial vehicle (business or rented commercial) will not be accepted.