Drew always has a smile for us when he is working in the Recycle Center. He is loading the baler with #2 plastic bottles and when it is full it will weight around 750 pounds. That is a lot of plastic bottles!
Confidential Shredding Services
The Polk County Developmental Center recycles:
• #1 and #2 Plastic Bottles
• Paper (this includes junk mail, etc.)
• Cell Phones
• Ink Cartridges
• Aluminum Cans
• Clothing, Toys, Linens, Caps, Shoes, Purses, Belts, Duffle Bags,
Aluminum Cans currently paying $.22 a pound.
Help Preserve Our Children’s Future!
The Polk County Developmental Center offers a recycle drop off area that is accessible 24 hours a day. It is located on the Eagle Gap Road side of our facility. There is a covered area with bins that are labeled with the different kinds of recycle items.
The Polk County Developmental Center also picks up recycle items from over 100 businesses in Polk County. Please call us for availability of pick up at your business.