SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA
RECYCLING DISTRICT

Switzerland County
Recycling and and Building Materials Reuse Center

19 McCreary Ridge Road
East Enterprise
Phone: 812.599.3751

Recycling Center Hours
:

Mon. and Wed. 1:00-6:00pm, Sat. 8:00am-Noon

Reuse Center Hours:
507 Walnut Street
Vevay
Phone: 812.801.6549 
Tues. and Thurs. Noon-5:00pm
Sat. 8:00am-Noon

SEIRD Recycle Centers no longer accept any oil-based paints and stains except on designated HHW collection days. Any unlabeled/unidentifiable items or latex paints can no longer be accepted. Fluorescent tubes and bulbs are the only HHW drop off items accepted at this recycling center during normal business hours. There is $1.00 per bulb charge for businesses and organizations.


This site accepts Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) such as cleaning chemicals, oil based paints and stains, insecticides and herbicides, etc. Special collections will fall on designated Saturdays in April and August. Please consult the downloadable brochure for your county on this website to confirm exact collection dates and times. Residents of the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District may dispose of HHW year-round (during regular business hours) at the Jefferson County Recycling Center in Madison.

RECYCLING/REUSE
LOCATIONS

Batesville

Franklin

Jefferson

Jennings


Ohio

Ripley

Scott

Switzerland

SERVICES
Recycling

Reuse


Education


Household Hazardous
Waste Disposal


Pharmaceutical
Waste Disposal


Disaster Debris
Management




Click HERE to download the
Switzerland County
Spring 2017 PDF
brochure of accepted recyclables
and other information.


2017 Holiday Closings
April 14:
Good Friday
May 29:
Memorial Day
July 4:
Independence Day
September 4:
Labor Day





RECYCLING/REUSE
LOCATIONS
Batesville
Franklin
Jefferson
Jennings
Ohio
Ripley
Scott
Switzerland

SERVICES Recycling
Reuse
Education
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal
Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal
Disaster Debris Management

Switzerland County graphic header
19 McCreary Ridge Road
East Enterprise, IN 47043
812.599.3751
Recycling and Building Materials Reuse Center
Mon. and Wed. 1:00pm-6:00pm and Sat. 8:00am-Noon
Reuse Center: Tues. and Thurs. Noon-5:00pm and Sat. 8:00 am -Noon
507 Walnut Street
Vevay, IN
812.801.6549

This site accepts Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) such as cleaning chemicals, oil based paints and stains, insecticides and herbicides, etc. Special collections will fall on designated Saturdays in April and August. Please consult the downloadable brochure for your county on this website to confirm exact collection dates and times. Residents of the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District may dispose of HHW year-round (during regular business hours) at the Jefferson County Recycling Center in Madison.

SEIRD Recycle Centers no longer accept any oil-based paints and stains except on designated HHW collection days. Any unlabeled/unidentifiable items or latex paints can no longer be accepted. Fluorescent tubes and bulbs are the only HHW drop off items accepted at this recycling center during normal business hours. There is $1.00 per bulb charge for businesses and organizations.

Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal
Switzerland County residents may drop off their pharmaceutical waste, such as controlled and non-controlled medications, sharps and lancets to the Switzerland County Sheriff's Department 24/7.

SEIRD Building Materials Reuse Center

The Switzerland County Recycling Center is also the location of the SEIRD Building Materials Reuse Center. Residents can drop off reusable building materials and appliances in good working order and swap items they find in the center at no charge. reuse centerExamples of items accepted include: cabinets, countertops, bathtubs, show units, faucets, doors, fans, windows, screens, shutters, light fixtures, vents, blinds, door and cabinet hardware, hand or power tools, lumber, plywood, sheetrock, trim, wooden fence panels, drywall, insulations, new shingles, gutters, nails, screws, fasteners, flooring including hardwood, sheet vinyl, ceramic tiles, linoleum, new remnants or carpet and rugs, pipes, and fittings, electrical parts, wire, plugs, plates, and hardware, and more. If you are unsure if an item can be accepted, call 812.599.3751 or 812.574.4080.

Switzerland County Reuse Center

The Switzerland County Reuse Center is located at 507 Walnut Street in Vevay. Clean, gently used items in good working order are accepted during normal business hours. Clothing, shoes, knick-knacks, office supplies, books, small appliances and more are accepted. Switzerland County residents are invited to “shop” within the store once a week for 20-minute intervals. Four items, five books, and unlimited amounts of clothing are available at no charge, per visit. This service is provided to all residents regardless of income. Items are not be resold. Business hours are Tues. and Thurs., noon-5:00pm and Sat. 8:00am-Noon. Phone number is 812.801.6549.

 

Switzerland Reuse Center
SEIRD Switzerland County Reuse Center

507 Walnut Street
Vevay
Phone: 812.801.6549
Hours: Tues. and Thurs., Noon-5:00pm; Sat. 8:00am-Noon

 

Switzerland Count Recycling Center


Click HERE to download the
Switzerland County
Spring 2017 PDF
brochure of accepted recyclables
and other information.

2017 Holiday Closings
April 14:
Good Friday
May 29:
Memorial Day
July 4:
Independence Day
September 4:
Labor Day




Accepted for Recycling

ACCEPTED RECYCLABLES

PAPER PRODUCTS

  • CORRUGATED CARDBOARD & PAPERBOARD
    Boxes should be broken down and flattened.
  • NEWSPAPERS
    Must be dry.
  • MIXED PAPER
    Office, computer paper, junk mail. Keep dry.
  • MAGAZINES
    Materials including magazines and unwanted Phone books. Must be kept dry.
PLASTIC BAGS
  • Clean, dry plastic grocery bags. Also shrink wrap, dry cleaner bags, drink carton wraps.

PLASTICS #1 & #2

  • PETE or #1 BOTTLES
    Soft drink, soda, water bottles. Please rinse.
  • HDPE or #2 bottles. Milk & juice jugs, detergent & bleach containers. Please rinse.

GLASS

  • GLASS BOTTLES
    All glass food and beverage bottles: clear, green, brown. Please rinse.

ACCEPTED PROBLEM WASTES

ELECTRONICS

  • COMPUTERS & MONITORS
  • TELEVISIONS, STEREOS, DVD PLAYERS, PHONES, VCRS, PRINTERS, SCANNERS.
    Electronic devices with a screen:$15 per unit.

FLUORESCENT BULBS

  • Disposal of Fluorescent Bulbs is free for residents. The fee for all businesses and organizations is $1 per bulb.

BATTERIES

  • CAR BATTERIES
    Must not be cracked and must have caps on cells.
  • RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES
    Rechargeable batteries are accepted. Please no alkaline batteries.

METALS & ALUMINUM

  • ALUMINUM
    Soft drink and beer cans. Please rinse and separate from metal cans.
  • STEEL/TIN
    Food, soup, vegetables, etc. Please wash.
  • SCRAP METAL
    Remove gas tanks, fuels, batteries from appliances. No wire fencing.

REFRIGERANTS

  • ACCEPTABLE ITEMS INCLUDE: Refrigerators, air conditioners, freezers, dehumidifiers, $15 per unit.

OIL, FILTERS, ANTIFREEZE

  • Limit: 5 gallons of motor oil.

USED TIRES

  • AUTO/PICK UP (limit 10) $2 off rim, $3 on rim
  • LARGE TRACTOR TIRE (limit 4) $20 off rim, $25 on rim
  • SEMI TRUCK TIRES (limit 4) $6 off rim, $10 on rim
  • SUPER SINGLE: $10
  • BOBCAT/LIFT/SKID STEER: $3
  • ATV: $1


Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal
Switzerland County residents may drop off their pharmaceutical waste, such as non-controlled/controlled medications, needles, and lancets to the Switzerland County Sheriff’s office 24/7.

Rules for Recycling

  • No commercial materials accepted.  
  • Do not leave items after facility has closed.
  • Please remove all lids from containers and rinse thoroughly.
  • No latex-based paints accepted.
  • No propane or fuel tanks accepted.
  • Please call ahead with any questions about items not listed.

Switzerland County Reuse Center

507 Walnut St.
Vevay
Phone:
812.801.6549
Hours: Tues. and Thurs. Noon-5:00 pm and
Sat. 8:00am-noon

  • All Items are FREE!
  • Smoke-Free Facility
  • No Food or Drink
  • Children must be attended at all times

Please help us by following these simples rules:

  • Leave reusable items only. No trash, broken, stained, dirty, or ripped items.
  • Shopping is limited to one time per week.
  • Limit shopping time to 20 minutes - No loitering.
  • Items taken are not to be sold. No items are to be put in yard sales, consignment shops, or Ebay as examples.
  • Limit of 4 items per person, except clothing.
  • Limit of 5 books.
  • Please show attendant items that you intend to leave on site.
  • The attendant has the right to distribute items at his/her discretion.
  • Please help keep clothing neatly folded or hung.
  • This facility is provided for the citizens of Switzerland County to share/swap/exchange items that are in good condition/working order.

Items Accepted

  • Working Household appliances
  • Computers
  • Electronics
  • Bicycles
  • Lawnmowers and other yard equipment
  • Electric and hand tools
  • Clean Clothing
  • Exercise equipment
  • Books
  • Knick-knacks
  • Housewares
  • Good paint and painting products in original containers
  • Toys
  • Other useful and reusable items
  • Please respect the generosity of others
  • Take only what you need

Do Not Bring

  • Broken/intermittent or non-working equipment
  • Toilets
  • Items covered with dirt or bird droppings
  • Dirty or ripped clothing
  • Underwear or hats
  • Upholstered furniture
  • Mattresses or bedding
  • Old paints that have been frozen, dried, thinned or contaminated
  • Books with mold/mildew, missing covers and/or pages
  • Items that are potentially hazardous because of flaws or faults
For information about volunteering, please call SEIRD at 812-574-4080.

ACCEPTED RECYCLABLES

PAPER PRODUCTS

  • CORRUGATED CARDBOARD & PAPERBOARD
    Boxes should be broken down and flattened.
  • NEWSPAPERS
    Must be dry.
  • MIXED PAPER
    Office, computer paper, junk mail. Keep dry.
  • MAGAZINES
    Materials including magazines and unwanted Phone books. Must be kept dry.
PLASTIC BAGS
  • Clean, dry plastic grocery bags. Also shrink wrap, dry cleaner bags, drink carton wraps.

PLASTICS #1 & #2

  • PETE or #1 BOTTLES
    Soft drink, soda, water bottles. Please rinse.
  • HDPE or #2 bottles. Milk & juice jugs, detergent & bleach containers. Please rinse.

GLASS

  • GLASS BOTTLES
    All glass food and beverage bottles: clear, green, brown. Please rinse.


ACCEPTED PROBLEM WASTES

ELECTRONICS

  • COMPUTERS & MONITORS
  • TELEVISIONS, STEREOS, DVD PLAYERS, PHONES, VCRS, PRINTERS, SCANNERS.
    Electronic devices with a screen:$15 per unit.

FLUORESCENT BULBS

  • Disposal of Fluorescent Bulbs is free for residents. The fee for all businesses and organizations is $1 per bulb.

BATTERIES

  • CAR BATTERIES
    Must not be cracked and must have caps on cells.
  • RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES
    Rechargeable batteries are accepted. Please no alkaline batteries.

METALS & ALUMINUM

  • ALUMINUM
    Soft drink and beer cans. Please rinse and separate from metal cans.
  • STEEL/TIN
    Food, soup, vegetables, etc. Please wash.
  • SCRAP METAL
    Remove gas tanks, fuels, batteries from appliances. No wire fencing.

REFRIGERANTS

  • ACCEPTABLE ITEMS INCLUDE: Refrigerators, air conditioners, freezers, dehumidifiers, $15 per unit.

OIL, FILTERS, ANTIFREEZE

  • Limit: 5 gallons of motor oil.

USED TIRES

  • AUTO/PICK UP (limit 10) $2 off rim, $3 on rim
  • LARGE TRACTOR TIRE (limit 4) $20 off rim, $25 on rim
  • SEMI TRUCK TIRES (limit 4) $6 off rim, $10 on rim
  • SUPER SINGLE: $10
  • BOBCAT/LIFT/SKID STEER: $3
  • ATV: $1



Pharmaceutical Waste Disposal


Switzerland County residents may drop off their pharmaceutical waste, such as non-controlled/controlled medications, needles, and lancets to the Switzerland County Sheriff’s office 24/7.

Rules for Recycling

  • No commercial materials accepted.  
  • Do not leave items after facility has closed.
  • Please remove all lids from containers and rinse thoroughly.
  • No latex-based paints accepted.
  • No propane or fuel tanks accepted.
  • Please call ahead with any questions about items not listed.

Switzerland County Reuse Center
507 Walnut Street
Vevay
Phone:
812.801.6549
Hours: Tues. and Thurs. Noon-5:00pm and Sat. 8:00am-Noon

  • All Items are FREE!
  • Smoke-Free Facility
  • No Food or Drink
  • Children must be attended at all times

Please help us by following these simples rules:

  • Leave reusable items only. No trash, broken, stained, dirty, or ripped items.
  • Shopping is limited to one time per week.
  • Limit shopping time to 20 minutes - No loitering.
  • Items taken are not to be sold. No items are to be put in yard sales, consignment shops, or Ebay as examples.
  • Limit of 4 items per person, except clothing.
  • Limit of 5 books.
  • Please show attendant items that you intend to leave on site.
  • The attendant has the right to distribute items at his/her discretion.
  • Please help keep clothing neatly folded or hung.
  • This facility is provided for the citizens of Switzerland County to share/swap/exchange items that are in good condition/working order.

Items Accepted

  • Working Household appliances
  • Computers
  • Electronics
  • Bicycles
  • Lawnmowers and other yard equipment
  • Electric and hand tools
  • Clean Clothing
  • Exercise equipment
  • Books
  • Knick-knacks
  • Housewares
  • Good paint and painting products in original containers
  • Toys
  • Other useful and reusable items
  • Please respect the generosity of others
  • Take only what you need



Do Not Bring

  • Broken/intermittent or non-working equipment
  • Toilets
  • Items covered with dirt or bird droppings
  • Dirty or ripped clothing
  • Underwear or hats
  • Upholstered furniture
  • Mattresses or bedding
  • Old paints that have been frozen, dried, thinned or contaminated
  • Books with mold/mildew, missing covers and/or pages
  • Items that are potentially hazardous because of flaws or faults

    For information about volunteering, please call SEIRD at 812.574.4080.

Southeastern Indiana Recycling District (SEIRD) ● 6556 North Shun Pike Road, JPG #534 ● Madison, IN 47250 ● 1.800.997.4793