Recycling

925 Davenport Drive
Thomasville, GA  31792
(229) 227-7092
(229) 227-3397 (Fax)

Self Drop-Off Recycling Centers

The City of Thomasville Utilities Solid Waste Department has two self drop-off recycling centers for the convenience of our residents.

1300 Block of Remington Avenue (behind the Fire Rescue Station in the Butler Mason YMCA parking lot)

  • Accepted Items:
  • NewspapersRecycling Center
  • Magazines
  • Metal Cans
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Plastics

300 Block of West Remington Avenue (across from the Boys and Girls Club)
Accepted Items:

  • NewspapersRecycling Center
  • Magazines
  • Metal Cans
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Plastics
  • Glass
  • Clothes, Belts, Shoes
  • White Paper, Shredded Paper, Green Paper

Recycle Services

White Goods

Includes all major household appliances such as refrigerators, stoves, washing machines, dryers and water heaters.  Place your items at the curb the day before your scheduled pick up.  You may have up to three (3) items picked up each month.  To schedule your pick up, please call the Solid Waste Department at (229) 227-7092,

Electronic Recycling

Includes computers, monitors, mice, printers, radios, cell phones, DVD players, fax machines and hand held devices.  The Solid Waste Department holds electronics recycling events as a way for the community to properly dispose of electronic items which contain hazardous materials such as lead, mercury, arsenic and cadmium.  For more information, please call (229) 227-7092.

Recyling Events

Spring Clean

Spring Clean is held during the month of April and offers customers free disposal of residential trash.  The drop off site are TBD (to be determined) and are published via media (no contractors please).  The following items are accepted:  beds, furniture, stoves, chairs, electric and non-electric appliances and other bulky items.  We not accept roofing materials, oil-based products, liquids, tires, trees or shrubs.

Bring One for the Chipper – Christmas Tree Recycling

Christmas tree recycling is held in conjunction with the Department of Community Affair’s Keep Thomas County Beautiful “Bring One for the Chipper” program.  The event date is usually the 1st or 2nd Saturday of January.  The mulch from these trees is used for playgrounds, local government beautification projects, and individual yards.  You may bring your cut, undecorated tree to the West Remington Recycling Center.  As a gift for recycling your Christmas tree, seedlings are distributed while supplies last.