Solid Waste Management

Morgan County Recycling

Jacksonville

The City of Jacksonville provides free, curbside recycling service for Jacksonville residents. The City contracts with Buster Sanitation Services, Inc. for the management of the recycling program. For county residents not residing in Jacksonville, recyclables can be dropped off at their business location 2263 State Highway 104. Please note: This is for recycling only, no garbage. There is not cost for dropping off.

Chapin

Curbside recycling is available in Chapin. Pick-up two times monthly per month, for a fee.

Meredosia

Dumpster for recyclables is located at the City Shed on Highway 104.

Local Company Recycling Options

BLH Computers

Recycles computers, projectors, VCR's, radio's, speakers, pagers, cameras, fax machines, DVD's, CD's and other electronics.

County Market Stores

Recycles plastic grocery bags. There is a recycling bin inside the store.

D & C Tire

Recycles passenger car and light truck tires. Drop off fee is $3 per tire.

Jacksonville Iron and Metals

Jacksonville Lions Club

Recycles hearing-aids, eye glasses, cell phones and ink cartridges.

Pathway Services

Recycles electronics and computers

Rexx Battery Specialist

Recycles Rechargeable Batteries and Automobile Batteries. They do not recycle Alkaline Batteries at this time. Drop off only.

Walmart Stores

Recycles plastic grocery bags. Hand your bags to the store greeter.

York Tires

JaxILFreecycle

An online-based recycling group, offering a place to keep still-useful items out of landfills by finding others in the area who can use them; regardless of the reason.