Farmers Branch provides two local options for residents to recycle everyday items that otherwise go to the landfill. For a list of what items that can be recycled, view or download Where Does It Go?
Recycling can be placed in a vendor provided cart.
Recycling is also accepted at the Citizen Collection Station. This is a drive up and drop off facility that accepts recycling, including E-recycling, on Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 9 AM and 6 PM.
To have a recycling cart delivered to your home please contact the Public Works Department at 972.919.2597.
According to statistics released by Community Waste Disposal, the City's solid waste contractor, more than 6, 500 single family homes in Farmers Branch recycled 1, 253 tons of material in 2015.
Participating households were recycling on average, 35.02 pounds of recyclables per month. In the first year of the voluntary curbside recycling program, 85% of single family homes participated.
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