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If you have a question about the City of Strongsville's Recycling Program, please contact Jennifer Milbrandt, Coordinator of Natural Resources 440-580-3124.

The City of Strongsville has two ways to recycle: curbside pickup and drop-off sites. 

Curbside pickup - this occurs on the same day as your normal refuse pick-up.  Place refuse on one side of driveway and recycling on the opposite side. 

IN A BLUE PLASTIC BAG please place: (these items can be mixed in one bag)

Empty and wash out all cans, jars and bottles.  Labels do NOT have to be removed. 

IN A BROWN PAPER BAG please place:

  • newspaper (no glossy paper inserts - these need to go to drop-off containers)

The City of Strongsville also offers curbside pick up of brush.  Please call for details.

Items that cannot be recycled:

No containers that contained hazardous materials (Oil, Anti-freeze, Drano etc)

No plastic wrap, aluminum foil or plastic bags.

No styrafoam or pie tins 


If your recycling was not picked up or your are having difficulty with recycling pick-up (please get truck #) and contact Jennifer Milbrandt 440-580-3124 or Republic Waste 572-7590.

Drop-off Recycling


The Recycling Center is located in the parking lot behind The City of Strongsville Communication and Technology Building 13213 Pearl Road. 

The following materials can be placed in the large DARK BLUE containers (also located at the Municipal offices 16099 Foltz Parkway):

  • Paper
  • Magazines
  • Mail and catalogs
  • Cardboard (please break down)
  • Telephone books

The following materials can be placed in the Large BROWN Container

  • Glass jars and bottles (brown, green and clear)
  • Aluminum and steel cans
  • Plastics (coded 1 -7 on bottom)  

Abitibi Containers (located through out the city)

  • Newspapers (including glossy inserts)
  • Office/School papers
  • Magazines
  • Junk Mail
  • Shredded paper

Please do not place plastic bags  or telephone books in Abitibi Containers.  Thanks!

Computer Recycling

The City of Strongsville offers Computer Recycling drop-off Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00 pm at 16099 Foltz Parkway at the dock garage doors.

Acceptable components:  Monitors, CPUs, Printers, Terminals, Keyboards, Mice, Modems, Software, Cell Phones and Ink Cartiridges.


Cuyahoga County Solid Waste - information on recycling