Wake County businesses can get rid of the following materials at the following Wake County Solid Waste facilities.

Acceptable Items​:
Multi-Material Recycling Facilities Municipal Solid Waste Disposal Facilities​
Aluminum Cans, foil, trays with no food residue R
Appliances AC units, refrigerators, washer/dryer, water heaters, etc. R
Baby Strollers & Car Seats Must be in good condition & include all attachments RU
Books​ ​Text, hard cover, or soft cover RU
Corrugated cardboard   R
Cartons Juice, milk, soup cartons R
CDs/DVDs/VHS tapes RU
Cell Phones R
Chipboard & SBS Board​ ​Cereal, snack and shoe boxes R
Clothing & Shoes​ RU
Computer Equipment​ CPU's, monitors, laptops, printers, peripherals​ R
Cooking Oil​ R
Electronics​ Any electronic device with a cord R
Glass Bottles and jars, any color R
Motor Oil & Oil Filters R
Paper Catalogs, mail, newspaper, office paper, etc. R
Bottles, tubs, jugs, jars
(NO Styrofoam, NO bags)
Rigid Plastics 5 Gallon Buckets, Soda Crates, Plastic Baskets & Lawn Furniture, Carts & Garbage Cans (without metal or wheels attached.) R
Scrap Metal Bicycles, framing, grills, mowers, pipes, etc. R
Steel Food Cans R
Telephone Books R
Tires R
Toys Must be in good, usable condition RU
In addition to Wake County's facilities, the City of Raleigh also offers three recycling drop-off facilities that can be used by small businesses.
Have questions or need more information? Call 919-856-7400.