Town Of Brutus
 Refuse/Recycling 

Refuse/Recycling Options

REFUSE/RECYCLING OPTIONS

 

NORMAL TRASH/RECYCLABLES 

*AUBURN LANDFILL (N DIVISION ST, AUBURN NY) #315.252.2496 (www.auburnny.gov/public_documents/AuburnNY_Publicworks/Landfill)

*WECARE WASTE/RECYCLING (BONTA BRIDGE RD, JORDAN NY) #315.689.3910 (www.wecarewasteandrecycling.com/)

*WEEDSPORT DPW (EARL ST, WEEDSPORT NY) #315.834.6411 (www.villageofweedsport.org/content/Departments)

 

LARGE ITEMS (NON-HAZARDOUS)

*AUBURN LANDFILL (N DIVISION ST, AUBURN NY) #315.252.2496 (www.auburnny.gov/public_documents/AuburnNY_Publicworks/Landfill)

*PICK N PULL AUTO PARTS & RECYCLING CENTER (6983 North St Rd, Auburn NY) #315.252.3006

*WEEDSPORT DPW (EARL ST, WEEDSPORT NY) #315.834.6411 (www.villageofweedsport.org/content/Departments)

 

HAZARDOUS WASTE

*CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION OF CAYUGA COUNTY (GRANT AVE, AUBURN NY) #315.255.1183 (www.co.cayuga.ny.us/hazwaste).

  

MISCELLANEOUS RECYCLING ITEMS

*RECHARGEABLE BATTERY RECYCLING (Cordless power tools, cellular phones, cordless phones, laptop computers, camcorders, digital cameras, remote control toys) @ LOWE'S and HOME DEPOT.

*MOTOR OIL RECYCLING @ Monroe Muffler, Pet's Mobil, etc.

*USED INKJET PRINTER CARTRIDGES CAN BE DROPPED OFF @ MOST Town and/or Village Offices, Staples, Office Depot, Wal-Mart, Best Buy, etc.

*CFL BULBS @ LOWE'S and HOME DEPOT.

 

FYI

•Alkaline Batteries can be placed in regular trash (hazardous components were replaced many years ago).

•Latex or Water Based Paints should be dried out and placed in the trash, WITHOUT THE LID ON.  (Recycle the lid...it's probably steel.)

 

Contacts:
Village of Weedsport DPW
Jeff Goodell - Superintendent
2621 Earl St
Weedsport NY 13166

Phone: (315) 834-6411
Website: www.villageofweedsport.org

*Please note that the Town of Brutus has an agreement with the Village of Weedsport to allow Town of Brutus residents to utilize the Village of Weedsport facility on Earl St, with the purchase of a Village Refuse/Recycling Permit.  The Village Refuse/Recycling Permits are available at both the Town of Brutus Office (9021 N Seneca St, Weedsport) and/or the Village of Weedsport Office (8892 South St, Weedsport).

 

Please refer to the Village of Weedsport website (www.villageofweedsport.org).  Information for the DPW is located under "Departments", "Village Department of Public Works", "Garbage, Refuse, Recycling".  Large item stickers are only available at the Village of Weedsport Office.  

Links:
ENVIRONMENTAL EVENTS CALENDAR
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga County provides recycling opportunities to manage waste in a safe manner.  Click on the link to learn more about available options.  Check back for details. 
RECYCLING and SOLID WASTE
In cooperation with Cayuga County Planning Dept, the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga County offers opportunities for the public to safely dispose of and recycle waste.  Tire Collection, Electronic Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events are scheduled. 
TIRE RECYCLING

→RECYCLE OLD TIRES!

→REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE! 

→REDUCE THE RISK OF WEST NILE VIRUS!

→REDUCE THE RISK OF ZIKA VIRUS!

 

◊FARM or BUSINESS with MORE THAN 40 TIRES? CONTACT CAYUGA COUNTY COOPERATIVE EXTENSION @ #315.255.1183.

 


2018 ELECTRONIC WASTE RECYCLING OPTIONS

RECYCLE ELECTRONIC WASTE:

 

*VISIT DEC WEBSITE FOR A LIST OF ELECTRONIC MANUFACTURERS REGISTERED IN NYS, LOCATE MANUFACTURERS, BRANDS OF ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, ELECTRONIC WASTE ACCEPTANCE PROGRAM SITES & PHONE NUMBERS.

 

*FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS ON MANUFACTURER WEBSITE OR INFORMATION PROVIDED OVER THE PHONE.  THE MANUFACTURER IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE INFORMATION ON HOW TO RECYCLE EQUIPMENT, FREE OF CHARGE.

 

*CONTACT A REGISTERED NYS ELECTRONIC WASTE COLLECTION SITE, BY COUNTY, TO LOCATE A COLLECTION SITE.  BE SURE TO CALL PRIOR BECAUSE SITES LISTED MAY NOT ACCEPT PARTICULAR TYPES OR BRANDS OF EQUIPMENT.  A FEE MAY BE APPLIED.

 

*IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A FREE AND CONVENIENT WAY TO RECYCLE ELECTRONIC WASTE, FOLLOW THE MANUFACTURER TAKEBACK PROGRAM STEPS.

 

*BE SURE TO ERASE PERSONAL INFORMATION BEFORE RECYCLING (LAPTOPS, DESKTOPS, TABLETS, E-READERS, ETC)

 

*ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT COVERED BY LAW:

COMPUTERS, TELEVISIONS, CATHODE RAY TUBES, COMPUTER PERIPHERALS (CABLE, CORD, WIRING), MONITORS, ELECTRONIC KEYBOARDS, ELECTRONIC MICE/SIMILAR POINTING DEVICES, FAX MACHINES, SCANNERS, PRINTERS, VCRs, DVRs, PORTABLE DIGITAL MUSIC PLAYERS, DVD PLAYERS, DIGITAL CONVERTER BOXES, CABLE OR SATELLITE RECEIVERS, ELECTRONIC OR VIDEO GAME CONSOLES (Handheld and Video Display devices), SMALL SCALE SERVERS.

 

*IF UNSURE IF ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT IS COVERED BY LAW? CALL #518-402-8706 or E-MAIL ewaste@dec.ny.gov  

 

 

Battery Disposal Guide for Households
Much information about any and all batteries!
Documents:
VILLAGE DPW OPTIONS (PDF - 107.7 KB)

RECYCLE TVs and COMPUTER MONITORs FOR FREE!!!

 

→The Syracuse Erie Boulevard Salvation Army are accepting old computer monitors, old picture tube TVs, old console TVs, projection style TVs (whether they work or not).

 

•NO BROKEN SCREENS OR PICTURE TUBES!

•CHECK WITH LOCAL HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM TO RECYCLE BROKEN ITEMS.