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


  • North Wake: 9029 Deponie Drive, Raleigh [map], 919-845-4540

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

Operational Hours:

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

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

Acceptable Items:

​Appliances (White Goods)

air conditioners, dish washers, dryers, refrigerators, freezers, stoves, ovens, washing machines, water heaters

Cardboard​ ​corrugated cardboard
​Cell Phone
commingled.png Clothing ​ ​clothing, shoes, books
Child Items
car seats, strollers, toys
Cooking Oil
vegetable oil
Disks and Tapes CD's, DVD's, VHS tapes
Electronics ​Any corded electronic device, computers, game consoles, printers, copiers, small appliances, audio/video players, televisions
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​Mixed Recycling (Aluminum, Glass, Paper, Plastic) ​aluminum cans & foil, cartons (aseptic containers), glass bottles & jars, magazines, newspapers, paper board, chip board, phone books, mixed paper, metal food cans, plastic bottles, plastic jugs (caps ok)
Motor Oil & Oil Filters
​Rigid Plastic ​plastic baskets, buckets, crates, garbage cans, plastic furniture, recycling bins 
metals.jpg ​Scrap Metal

​bicycles, buckets, frames, mixed metals, pipes, sinks


​If you have 5 or more tires you must bring a completed North Carolina Scrap Tire Certification Form (.pdf)

If you are bringing more than 30 tires to the South Wake Facility, you must call ahead and make an appointment at 919-387-4312. 

​Wood Pallets
Have questions or need more information? Contact Meghan Baldwin or call 919-856-7400.