– Click HERE to view the Recycling Video –
Residential recycling is collected on a bi-weekly basis. Download HERE the 2023 Recycling Collection Calendar Schedule
View your pickup schedule and use the NEW Waste Wizard below to determine the proper disposal of various materials and goods. Mobile app NOW available – download from Google Play or the Apple App Store buttons below!
Recycling is collected every other week. Residents will need to opt-in by subscribing (above) to our recycling program. Our residents and businesses are encouraged to recycle #1 & #2 plastic bottles and jugs; aluminum, steel and bi-metal cans; mixed papers and cardboard. Find more details here.
Oberlin offers both residential and business refuse pickup. These services are provided via curbside cart collection, bulk pickup services and dumpster rental. Program, scheduling and contact details here.
Commercial Rates - 2023
Yard Waste Collection
During the growing season we collect yard waste. This material can be placed curbside in bags that are clearly marked with yard waste tags which can be purchase from the City. Click here to see various collections and dates.
Residential Composting Program
The City of Oberlin has partnered with Barnes Nursery to offer Oberlin residents a food waste composting program. Click here to learn more and sign up!
Lorain County Collection Center
Find out more about local and regional collection sites, events, dates and times.
Here we've provided links to useful sites, articles & tips about recycling, upcycling, etc.
For all recycling questions or concerns, you can contact the Recycling Coordinator here.