“An oasis in a recycling desert.”
Your Community Recycling Center
MAT-SU BOROUGH, ALASKA
OPEN Weds 11/25: 10:30am to 6pm
++CLOSED Thanksgiving Day – Thurs 11/26++
OPEN Fri 11/27: 10:30am to 6pm
OPEN Sat 11/28: 10:30am to 3:30pm
Flash Mob Recyclers Colony Days 2014Kids learn that corrugated cardboard is recyclable! VCRS education booth, Miner's Loop from the Purple Trail This Be-h Unit Technology is designed to liquefy plastic resins 2 HDPE (High Density Polyethylene), 4 LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene), 5 PP (Polypropylene), & 6 PS (Polystyrene) back to oil. Lifetree Adventures, a program of Group Missions, chose the recycling center’s education loop trail as one of their service projects in Alaska this summer.
CAUTION! Plastics can be hazardous to our health!
"(VCRS is) An oasis in a recycling desert." Pete Grogan, International Paper, January 2011
- Drop off your sorted materials for recycling for free
- We operate as a non-profit serving our community for the long term good of all
- Donations are welcome
Residential & Commercial Recycling Drop Off Hours:
- Tuesday – Friday: 10:30AM – 6:00PM
- Saturday: 10:30AM – 3:30PM
- Sunday & Monday – CLOSED
Local Businesses Providing Recycling Pick Up Services:Fee for services include pickup, sorting, and delivery to the recycling center.
- Ready Recycles
- Raven Valley Refuse & Recycling
What and How to Recycle
Your sorting by category (see Household Flyer) makes recycling possible in the Mat-Su Valley. A helpful list of the items VCRS can and cannot recycle or re-use, and how they should be prepared Current Household Flyer.
Map to VCRS
Read all about anniversaries, good news on community recycling opportunities at the Talkeetna, Willow and Big Lake MSB Transfer Sites, science expo ambassadors, VCRS board member Sarah Welton, and Settlers Bay Golf Course’s GREEN Way…
You are invited to join us December 2 at 6:30pm in the recycling education classroom at Valley Community for Recycling Solutions for next month’s Winter Film Night. The feature presentation, on the big screen, will be the 2012 film Big Miracle. From Wikipedia: “In Continue reading