Recycling Center

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Household Hazardous Waste
Curbside Recycling
Brush Recycling


The Recycling Center is the drop-off location for many recyclables, including several that cannot be recycled curbside. The center also hosts Household Hazardous Waste Collections and Shred for a Paws Cause events.


310 Deepwood Drive, Round Rock, TX 78681 (just west of Round Rock High School)

Hours of Operation

Open daily 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. (closed on City holidays)

Brush recycling is closed on Sunday.

Contact Information

Phone: 512-218-5554

Brush Recycling Center: 512-218-5540

Accepted at the Recycling Center

Aluminum, Tin, and Steel Items*
Aluminum foil
Beverage cans and caps
Foil baking tins
Pet food cans
Scrap metal
Soup and vegetable cans
* Note: The Recycling Center does not pay for metals dropped off at the center.
Wastewater_DoNotDoSign  No paint cans (see HHW events)
Appliances (non-Freon)
Hot water heaters
Washers and dryers
No water softeners
Automotive Products
Brake, transmission, and power steering fluid
Car batteries
Motor oil
Oil filters
Cardboard, Paperboard, and Boxboard
Beverage packaging
Cardboard egg cartons
Packaging (toys, electronics)
Food boxes (cereal, pasta, frozen food)
Paper tubes (paper towel, toilet paper tubes)
Shipping, moving boxes
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Wastewater_DoNotDoSign  No pizza boxes
No wax-coated cartons (unless marked recyclable)
No Styrofoam blocks, trays, cups, etc.
Brochures, flyers
Catalogs, magazines
Junk mail, letters, envelopes
Office paper, folders
Shredded paper (see Shred for a Paws Cause)
Paper bags
Telephone books
Paper assortment
Wastewater_DoNotDoSign  No laminated paper
No food contaminated items (i.e. paper plates)
Plastic Containers #1 – #7
Beverage bottles (water, soda…)
Butter, cream cheese, yogurt tubs (remove foil liner)
Cooking oil bottles
Detergent, cleaning bottles
Milk jugs
Plastic lids
Styrofoam egg cartons and packing peanuts
Please rinse containers and remove lids.
Wastewater_DoNotDoSign  No plastic bags (local grocers)
No Styrofoam blocks, trays, cups, etc.
Other Items
Batteries – rechargeable
Fluorescent light bulbs
Propane, helium tanks
No TVs
No printer cartridges

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Options for items NOT accepted at the Recycling Center

Garbage, lumber, rocks and landscape material, mattresses, old furniture and any other unacceptable items may be taken to the Williamson County Landfill located in Hutto.

Disclaimer: Sites are listed for informational purposes only. City of Round Rock does not endorse any of these entities nor their services.

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Free Re-Use Items

Before you buy paint, fertilizer, cleaning products, or other common household chemicals, make sure to check out the Re-USE Building at the Recycling Center.


We can accept five gallons or less of gasoline in an approved gas container (not a milk or other plastic jug). Please hand container directly to the attendant on site. The gas container(s) will be returned if name and phone number are provided on them.

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Recycling Center
310 Deepwood Drive
Round Rock, Texas 78681
Phone: 512-218-5554 | Fax: 512-341-3359