2017 Recycling Events

Coordinated by Berrien County Parks Department.

Accepts materials generated from Berrien County households only.
Waste from businesses is NOT accepted.


Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Day

April 12, Wednesday
3 pm — 7 pm


Household Chemicals, Electronics, and Document Shredding

May 20, Saturday
9 am — 1 pm


Household Chemicals and Electronics

June 17, Saturday
9 am — 1 pm


Household Chemicals and Electronics

August 16, Wednesday
3 pm — 7 pm


Household Chemicals and Electronics

September 23, Saturday
9 am — 1 pm


Household Chemicals, Electronics, and Document Shredding

October 14, Saturday
8 am — 12 pm

For more information on locations and accepted items, click here.





Tire Recycling Collection

May 11, Thursday
3 pm — 7 pm

May 12, Friday
8:30 am — 11 am


Friends of New Troy: Electronics and Tire Recycling Event

July 15, Saturday
9 am — 2 pm


Clean Sweep: Ag Pesticide Collection

June 28 & July 26


Medication Disposal

Pills & Liquid Meds

  • Berrien County Sheriff's Department
    Monday — Friday, 8 am — 5 pm

Pills Only

  • Berrien Springs Oronoko Twp Police Department
    Monday — Friday, 9 am — 12 Noon & 1 pm — 4 pm

  • Buchanan City Police Department
    Monday — Friday, 8 am — 4:30 pm

  • Chikaming Township Police Department
    Monday — Friday, 8:30 am — 4:30 pm

  • Lakeland Community Hospital Pharmacy, Niles
    Monday — Friday, 8 am — 5:30 pm

  • Lakeland Community Hospital Pharmacy, St. Joseph
    Open 24 hours per day

  • Lakeland Pharmacy Shoppe
    Monday — Friday, 8:30 am — 4:30 pm

  • New Buffalo Police Department
    Monday — Friday, 8 am — 4 pm

  • Niles Law Enforcement Complex
    Open 24 hours per day

  • Walgreens
    Open 24 hours per day

  • Watervliet City Police Department
    Monday — Friday, 8:30 am — 4:30 pm

Sharps/Needles

  • Household Chemical Collection Events (listed above)


For more information on locations and accepted items, click here.