Reliable Recycling Center
301-663-4482 - 8005 Reichs Ford Road - Frederick MD 21704 Monday thru Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm * Saturday 8:00 am - 12 noon
Items Not Accepted
Reliable Recycling reserves the right to refuse any material that we believe has the potential to be harmful in any way to our environment or may jeopardize the health and safety of our customers, our employees, our facility or equipment.
This is a partial listing. Call about any item you may not be certain of.
Plastic, glass and wood
Sinks, commodes, porcelain/ceramic
Fuel Tanks without 12 - one inch holes
Tires (fee charged if mounted on vehicle)
Unspent Air Bag Canisters
Barrels, drums, (Some drums accepted if they are empty and have a large inspection hole)
Closed containers or cylinders
Garbage, rags, paper, or other debris (we do buy cardboard)
Steel turnings mixed with other materials
Television Sets/Computer Monitors
Rolls of Banding
Propane Tanks (unless valve removed)
Hydraulic cylinders (unless 1/4" hole drilled in top and bottom)
Some of the above mentioned materials are very hazardous. We are not HAZMAT experts. Please call us at (301-663-4482) or the Frederick County Recycling Office at (301-696-2960) for guidance before handling or disposing of any potentially harmful materials. We will try to help you obtain proper procedure.
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