Recycling

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week if the bin is not full. If the bin is full, please call (734) 429-9073 to report.  Please take recycling back home and wait until bin has been emptied to recycle (this may take 2-3 days).

Please do not litter at the township hall. Never leave recycling outside of the bin.

A proof of residency is required to recycle

Recycling Bin is located at: Saline Township Hall 5731 Braun Road

Please note: The Saline Township Hall is not a dump. The recycling service is to recycle very specific items which are listed. The township does not provide trash removal services at the township hall. If an item is not on the list, DO NOT leave it at the Saline Township Hall.


ACCEPTABLE RECYCLABLES are limited:

  • Paper and newspaper

  • Cardboard (please break down all boxes to save space)

  • Glass and colored glass

  • Tin

NOT ACCEPTED FOR RECYCLING:

  • Feed bags, of any type, are not acceptable

  • Syringes and or needles

  • Paint cans (full or empty)

  • Styrofoam

  • Child car seats

  • Swimming pool liners

  • Liquid of any type

  • Building materials

  • Aquariums, etc.

  • Lawn mowers, snow blowers, small engines, etc.

  • Mattresses/ Rusty mattress springs


Annual Township Cleanup:

Please be prepared to unload your trash into the truck yourself.
Date: Saturday May 19, 2018
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:55 p.m.  (Waste Management Drivers must leave at 2:00 PM SHARP!)
Location: Saline Township Hall

Accepted:

  • Household rubbish and discards

  • Limited number of tires at no charge to resident (see updated posting)

  • Old furniture

  • Mattresses

  • Iron, including appliances**

Will not accept:

  • Burn Barrels

  • 55 gallon drums

  • Liquids of any kind

  • Batteries

  • Fencing

  • Tree stumps

  • Large car parts

  • Construction and demolition waste (drywall, concrete, wood, bricks, roofing shingles, etc.)


**All refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners or any other appliance with Freon must be tagged by a qualified technician who has removed the Freon, or the appliance will not be accepted.

*Proof of residency required


Tire Recycling limited to Annual Clean-up Day (May 19, 2018)

  • Due to the cost of tire recycling, Saline Township
    will limit the number of tires accepted at "no charge" to residents.
    A mix of tires will be accepted from each residence:

  • Maximum of 8 passenger tires (car, small truck)
    (charge each additional tire $5.00)

  • Maximum of 4 medium tires (large semi-truck, commercial)
    (charge for each additional tire $10.00)

  • Maximum of 2 large tractor tires
    (charge for each additional tire $20.00)

Example: Saline Township Resident brings 7 passenger tires and 5 medium tires for recycling. The resident will be charged $10.00 for the additional medium tire, even though did not go over the quota for passenger tires.

Payment: Cash only. Exact amount preferred.

Proof of residency required for all Clean-Up and routine recycling activities.

Note: tires are ONLY accepted for recycling during Annual Clean-Up, May 19, 2018.

For other tire recycling options available to county residents, click on Washtenaw County

Questions: Contact Mary Gumtow (734) 429-9073


Upcoming County Clean-up Days

Washtenaw County Recycling

  • Recycling, Home Toxins and Solid Waste.
    Washtenaw County provides county wide recycling 3-4 times per year. Call 734-222-3810 or click here for more information.

Washtenaw County Area Recycling Links

Web address: www.ewashtenaw.org


Please note: Solid Waste Services are not provided by Saline Township

Saline Township Residents are responsible for securing their own waste hauler or trash company to remove daily/weekly household trash.