Cardboard recycling center now open.
A cardboard recycling operation was begun at
the Houghton County Transfer Station this
past January. Any individual or business
that wish to recycle their cardboard may do
so by bringing it to the recycling building
located on the Transfer Station site at
17808 Erickson Drive, Atlantic Mine.
NO Pizza Boxes
NO Bottles/Plastic or Glass
NO Paper products such as
newspapers, magazines, junk mail
NO Plastic or plastic bags
NO Grease or oil saturated
must be free of food and should be broken
down and flattened.
drop off their cardboard for free. A $3 fee
is required for large commercial drop-offs.
Method of Payment -- Cash or Check
All trucks containing building materials
will be weighed.
$1.00 for 13-gallon bags
$2.00 for bags over 30
gallons and all garbage cans
for large barrels
Household Garbage - Per Ton
Construction / Commercial / Any other
Material- Per Ton (Large Demo jobs -
Please call for pricing and drop-off
Double Mattress/Box Spring (Each)
Single Mattress/Box Spring (Each)
Stoves, Water Heaters, Dryers, Washers
Minimum Scale Fee
available for your convenience:
bags (available in 3 sizes):
SMALL: 10 for $12.50*
MEDIUM: 10 for $17.50*
LARGE: 10 for $32.50*
* Fast/Easy -- No need to pre-pay attendant
before dumping, price includes cost of bag
and garbage disposal.
Metal, cardboard recycling and oil collection
open all year round. Fees may apply.
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED INCLUDE:
Tires, Batteries, Paints/Chemicals, Yard