Multi-Material Recycling Facilities accept waste that is banned from being disposed in landfills. The facilities accept materials from Wake County businesses and residents.

Operational Hours:
  • Monday–Saturday, 8 a.m.–4 p.m., for Wake County residents and businesses only

  • Closed Sundays, New Years Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve (at noon) and Christmas Day

  • North Wake: 9029 Deponie Drive, Raleigh [map]

  • South Wake: 6130 Old Smithfield Road, Apex [map], 919-387-4312

Acceptable Items:

  • Aluminum (Cans, Foil, Pie Pans with no food residue)
  • Appliances (White Goods)  (A/C Units, Fridge, Washer/Dryer,)
  • Automotive Fluids & Oil Filters  (Anti-Freeze, Motor Oil)
  • Baby Strollers & Child Car Seats & Toys
  • Books (Text, Hard or Soft Cover)
  • Cardboard
  • Cartons (Juice, Milk, Soup Cartons)
  • CDs / DVDs / VHS Tapes
  • Cell Phones
  • Chipboard & SBS Board (Cereal, Snack, Shoe Boxes)
  • Clothing & Shoes
  • Computer Equipment (CPU, Monitors, Laptop, Printers, Peripherals)
  • Cooking Oil
  • Electronics (Any corded electronic device)
  • Glass Bottles & Jars
  • Pallets
  • Paper (Mail, Magazines, Newspaper, Phone Books, Office Paper.)
  • Plastic (Bottles & Containers, #1, #2, #3, #5)
  • Propane Tanks
  • Rigid Plastics (Buckets, Crates, Plastic Baskets, Lawn Furniture)
  • Scrap Metal (Bikes, Grills, Mowers, Pipes, Swing Sets, etc.)
  • Tires [Five (5) or more tires requires a completed North Carolina Scrap Tire Certification Form (.pdf) when dropped off.]
Have questions or need more information? Contact Meghan Baldwin or call 919-856-7400.