Bay County Building
515 Center Avenue, Suite 501
Bay City, Michigan 48708-5941

Other Recycling & Disposal

Commercial Recycling
For information on commercial recycling in Bay City, please go to: 



Appliance Recycling & Disposal Including:
Refrigerators, Freezers, and Microwaves


Furniture Recycling & Disposal Including:
Sofas, Chairs, and Mattresses


Automotive Waste Recycling & Disposal including:
Antifreeze, Automotive Batteries, Metal, Motor Oil, and Scrap Tires   


Construction Waste Recycling & Disposal Including:
Concrete, Light Bulbs, Paint, Vinyl Siding, and Metal



Propane Tanks Exchange or Refill
Please check with your local propane retailers to find out how to refill/exchange your propane tank. Propane tanks cannot be disposed of at curbside or taken at Household Hazardous Waste programs.  

  Medical Waste Disposal

Medical waste cannot be recycled. Syringes, old medicines, and any other medical waste needs to be disposed of properly and safely.  This link includes the EGLE Drug Disposal Program and Map Link, as well as information on Mercury disposal.

  Hazardous Pesticide Disposal

Michigan residents are encouraged to properly dispose of pesticides, mercury and pharmaceuticals at any of 18 collection sites in the state. The Michigan Clean Sweep program provides free and safe disposaloptions for unused, outdated and unwanted pesticides, mercury and pharmaceuticals


Household Hazardous Waste
Household hazardous waste (HHW) includes products thatwe purchase and use every day in our homes that can harm us or the environmentif they are not handled properly.

EGLE Household Hazardous Waste Division

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) includes products that we purchase and use every day in our homes that can harm us or the environment if they are not handled properly.Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) division contact: Christine Grossman via email at or via telephone at 517-285-5637. Use the following resources to help locate HHW drop-off locations and resources in Michigan:

There are no HHW Events scheduled at this time.

Local Landfills and Transfer Stations:

Republic Services of Northern Michigan
Whitefeather Landfill

2401 East Whitefeather Road
Pinconning, MI 48650
888-872-7455 (Facility)
Waste Management
People's Landfill

4143 East Rathbun Road
Birch Run, MI 48415
Bay City Recycles Drop-Off Center
and Waste Transfer Station

2900 North Water Street
Bay City, MI 48708