Recycle Spot News

A young person places plastic bottles in a recycling bin
July 12, 2024 | Posted in Recycling

Recycling is confusing, especially when it comes to plastics.

Chemicals on a table at a HHW mobile event
March 12, 2024 | Posted in Household Hazardous Waste

The Regional Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Program allows residents of participating communities to safely dispose of toxic household products. 

Recyclable items on a table in a home
December 4, 2023 | Posted in News is the Kansas City metro area’s one-stop spot for recycling, reuse and waste reduction information. Now it has a new look, improved functionality and responsive design.

Person placing leaves in a yard waste bag
October 2, 2023 | Posted in Seasonal

Consider mulching and composting

Person emptying a bowl of food scraps into a compost bin
September 19, 2023 | Posted in News

Kansas City Food Wise is a new regional effort to make a sustainable food system a vital part of our future.

Christmas tree waiting to be recycled near a pile of recycled tree matter
December 22, 2022 | Posted in Recycling

When the holidays are over and it’s time to take down your natural holiday tree, wreath and garland, give them a second life by recycling them.

Sponges, lemons and baking soda
October 15, 2022 | Posted in Household Hazardous Waste

Find safe alternatives to the household chemicals you use to keep our community safer and healthier.

Old paint cans ready for disposal
March 4, 2022 | Posted in Household Hazardous Waste

Learn how to save money and avoid leftover paint with these tips.