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1RECYCLING IN THE KEWEENAW

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Keweenaw businesses support recycling of the items below

ANTIFREEZE
Dave’s Marathon Hancock 482-3410 $2-4/ gallon
Ed’s Used Parts Houghton 482-4531

APPLIANCES, LARGE NON-REFRIGERATION: oven, washer, dryer, water heater, etc.

Ed’s Used Parts Houghton 482-4531
Keweenaw Scrap Metal Painesdale  482-6183
—No charge-any scrap metal they will pay you for
Julio Contracting Ripley 482-2650 $10/unit + pick-up fee

APPLIANCES, LARGE REFRIGERATION:
   refrigerator, freezer, air conditioner, etc.
A Tag certifies that a unit has been processed by a Professional Freon Remover, indicated below with **

**Julio Contracting Ripley 482-2650 $30 w/tag, $55 w/o tag
**Keweenaw Scrap Metal Painesdale 482-6183 No charge w/tag
Efficiency United 1877-367-3191, efficiencyunited.com  – wil pay you $30
Ed’s Used Parts Houghton 482-4531
—Have to be emptied and have a tag

BATTERIES, LEAD-ACID:  car, boat, motorcycle, tractor, etc.
Dave’s Marathon Hancock 482-3410
Ed’s Used Parts Houghton 482-4531
Fine Line Tire Hancock 482-6268 No cracked or leaking cases
Wal-Mart Houghton 482-0639 With purchase of new battery
Swift True Value Hardware Houghton 482-0530
Keweenaw Scrap Metal Painesdale  482-6183
Julio Contracting Ripley 482-0666

BATTERIES, RECHARGEABLE:
Ni-Cad, Ni-MH, Li-ion, small sealed lead.
See www.rbrc.com for more info
AT&T Houghton 482-8484
Swift True Value Hardware Houghton 482-0530

CELL PHONES

Wal-Mart Houghton 482-0639
AT&T Houghton 482-8484 including accessories—pick up an envelope and mail to them free of charge.
Verizon 482-5374 distributes to homeless shelters and needy.
Sounds & Motion 482-4445

CFLs & LINEAR FLUORESCENT BULBS
Swifts True Value Hardware Houghton 482-0530

MOTOR OIL, USED
Ed’s Used Parts, Houghton 482-4531
Houghton Co. Transfer Station, Houghton 482-8872
Dave’s BP, Hancock 482-3410

PACKING MATERIALS: peanuts, bubble wrap, flexible foam, used coolers (and outer cartons)
The Shipping Shop Houghton 487-6167
—Place clean, loose materials in a plastic bag

PAINT, LATEX
Marquette Wallpaper & Paint 228-8376
—$1/can, Benjamin Moore brand free

PLASTIC SHOPPING BAGS
Wal-Mart Houghton  482-0639
Econo Foods Houghton  487-9675

PRINTER INK CARTRIDGES

No location known at this time.

SCRAP METAL, FERROUS & NON-FERROUS:
copper, aluminum, steel, junk cars, etc
Ed’s Used Parts Houghton 482-4531
Julio Contracting Ripley 482-2650 $10/unit + pick-up fee
Keweenaw Scrap Metal Painesdale  482-6183
Houghton Co. Transfer Station Houghton 482-8872
—No cars or refrigerators, any type of metal containers, seasonal (mid April – November 1st)

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TIRES: price per tire
Fine Line Tire Hancock 482-6268
—Car / Light Truck $5, Large Truck $14, Semi varies
The Tire Shop Hancock 482-1850
—Car $3, Light Truck $4, Large Truck varies
Dave’s Auto Laurium 337-5020
—Car / Light Truck $3.50
Dave’s Marathon Hancock 482-3410 
—Car / Light truck $4
—Only tires purchased from them

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Originally developed by MTU Environmental Sustainability Committee. Updated by Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative and Michigan Technological University.
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Note: this list is not comprehensive. Last updated 2/6/2014.