FREE WOOD-CHIP MULCH
processed through Yard Waste Recycling at
the City of Richmond Compost, located at 9069 S Wellington Street, Richmond, MO
Residents should bring a shovel and container to self-load the materials. City Staff will be there with loader for filling truck beds.
Take as much as you want! Free to all residents.
Compost is open every
Saturday 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Ward 1 – Monday
Ward 2 – Tuesday
Ward 3 – Wednesday
Ward 4 – Thursday
Holiday Collection Schedule 2017
Heartland Waste provides services on all Holidays with the exception of the following:
Memorial Day – Monday, May 29, 2017
4th of July – Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Labor Day – Monday, September 4, 2017
Thanksgiving – Thursday, November 23, 2017
Christmas – Monday, December 25, 2017
New Year’s Day – Monday, January 1, 2018
Acceptable and Non-Acceptable Recycling Materials
Steel and tin food and beverage cans. Aluminum cans. Please rinse.
We accept all plastics with the recycling symbol on them #1through #7, such as milk, juice, soda, and water bottles. As well as, mixed colored plastics: laundry detergent, fabric softener, bleach, shampoo and dish washing detergent bottles. Wal-Mart bags are accepted. Please rinse out and remove all caps and lids.
HDPE Bottles that cannot be accepted include:
* Oil Bottles, Miscellaneous automotive product bottles (gas treatment, brake fluids, hydraulic fluid, etc.)
Bundled with string or placed in a paper sack.
Cardboard & Chipboard Boxes:
Old cardboard containers and chip board boxes: cereal boxes and other food boxes. Please flatten. This also includes packing paper.
Mixed Office Paper:
White paper, envelopes, card stock, and computer paper.
GLASS & STYROFOAM IS NOT ACCEPTED
This list can also be found at www.heartlandwaste.com.
Regional Household Hazarous Waste
The City of Richmond is a member of the Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program, a service coordinated by the MARC Solid Waste Management District.
Residents have year-round access to the safe disposal of unwanted products such as paint, lawn and garden chemicals, automotive fluids, batteries, florescent bulbs and housecleaners. Business waste is not accepted.
Residents can access the permanent facility in Kansas City and also can attend any of the mobile events scheduled April through October. Richmond is hosting an event on Saturday, September 17, 2016, from 8 a.m. to noon at the city hall parking lot.
For more information please visit www.recyclespot.org and click on the “HHW” tab, or call 816-701-8226.
Kansas City Facility
4707 Deramus Street, KCMO 64120
Open Thursday and Friday 9-6 and Saturday 9-4
No Appointment Necessary!