How do I recycle this?

Electronics

  • Burleson's biannual Hazardous Household Waste Collection event. Find out when the next event is
  • Goodwill Thrift Store, 1725 SW Wilshire Blvd, Burleson, will accept all electronics except for televisions and CRT monitors.
  • Best Buy is another good resource for electronics recycling, a recycling fee for TVs and computers may be charged. 

Old Computers

  • Burleson's biannual Hazardous Household Waste Collection event. For dates and times
  • Goodwill and Staples stores will accept most old computers. 
  • Visit TexasRecyclesComputers.org for links to manufacture specific computer recycling programs and other information. 

TV's

  • Burleson's biannual Hazardous Household Waste Collection event. For dates and times
  • Goodwill Outlet, 4005 Campus Drive, Fort Worth, accepts all TV types. 
  • Visit TexasRecyclesTVs.org for links to manufacture specific computer recycling programs and other information. 

Batteries

  • Rechargeable and disposable batteries are accepted at Burleson's biannual Hazardous Household Waste Collection event. For dates and times
  • Environmental Collection Center 6400 Bridge St, Fort Worth, TX 76112, proof of Burleson Solid Waste bill is required.
  • Many national retailers accept rechargeable batteries for recycling, including Batteries Plus Bulbs, Best Buy, Home Depot, Lowe's Staples, Target and Verizon Wireless. 

Brush, Leaves and Lawn Clippings

  • Check out our ReCollect page to see the various options for disposing of these items. 

Paper, Aluminum, Tin and Glass

Paper Shredding

  • Free paper shredding is offered to residents at Burleson's Biannual Hazardous Household Waste collection events. For dates and times

Used Motor Oil

  • Burleson's biannual Hazardous Household Waste Collection event. For dates and times
  • Environmental Collection Center 6400 Bridge St, Fort Worth, TX 76112, proof of Burleson Solid Waste bill is required.
  • Some auto service centers accept used motor oil from the public, including O-Reilly Auto Parts, Auto Zone, Tractor Supply, Walmart. For more information

Antifreeze

  • Burleson's biannual Hazardous Household Waste Collection event. For dates and times
  • Environmental Collection Center 6400 Bridge St, Fort Worth, TX 76112, proof of Burleson Solid Waste bill is required.

Tires

  • Four tires per household are accepted at Burleson's biannual Hazardous Household Waste Collection event. For dates and times
  • The Cleburne Transfer Station, 2625 Pipeline Rd, Cleburne, TX 76033 accepts tires for the following fees: Passenger tire, $3 each; Semi-truck tire, $15 each; and Tractor tire, $40 each. 

Scrap Metal

  • Recycle scrap metal by contacting local scrap dealers. Run a search for “Recycling Centers” or “Scrap Metals.”

Questions

Contact:
Mitchell Carpenter R.S.
City of Burleson Environmental Services Manager
Executive Director of Keep Burleson Beautiful
(817) 426-9842
Email

Jesse Tate
City of Burleson Environmental Health Specialist
(817) 426-9848
Email