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Organic Living > Saratoga Recycling Centers


Recycling in Saratoga Springs NY is an important part of helping the environment in Spa City. Saratoga County makes it easy for you to recycle (even making it a law for residents to recycle certain materials). Here are helpful answers to some frequently asked questions.

Where can I bring my recyclables within Saratoga County?
Centers are conveniently located throughout the County:

  • Wiebel Ave, Saratoga Springs (Mon-Sat 7:55am-3:55pm)
  • Hearth Road, Corinth (Tues-Sat 8am-4pm)
  • Vishers Ferry Road, Clifton Park (Tues-Sat 8am-4pm, Tues til 6pm)
  • County Farm Road, Milton (Tues-Sat 8am-4pm)
  • Butler Road, Moreau (Mon-Sat 7:30am-3:55pm)

What can I recycle?
Many items you use everyday are recyclable in Saratoga County. Some of the more popular items are:

  • newspapers
  • magazines catalogs
  • paper books
  • cardboard
  • clear glass and plastic bottles with logos 1, 2, or 3 on the bottom
  • tin cans - glass jars
  • bulk or white metals such as household appliances (stoves, hot water heaters, furnaces, washers, dryers)
  • scrap metals

Take note that under Saratoga County's Mandatory Recycling Law, newspapers, plastic bottles, glass bottles & jars and metal cans must be recycled.

Can someone just pick-up my recyclables?
Absolutely (for a price of course). There are private contractors within Saratoga County who will collect your recyclables on a regular basis.

Do I need to separate my recyclables?
If you are bringing recyclables to a Saratoga County Center, you will need to separate them to put in the correct bins at the Center. If you are using a private contractor, it is up to them but most require that the recyclables be separated before pick-up.

What if I have more questions?
You can call 1-866-reuse-it (1-866-738-7348). That's the Saratoga County Recycling Information Line. They can answer all your questions and provided any other information.