Additional Recycling Info

                                    REDUCE ~ REUSE ~ RECYCLE

 

USED MOTOR OIL
Used oil from one oil change can contaminate one million gallons of fresh water - a year's supply for 50 people!.

If all the oil from American do-it-yourself oil changers were recycled, it would be enough motor oil for more than 50 million cars a year. (United States Environmental Protection Agency)

Used Oil Accepted at the Following Local Businesses:

Boyne 10 Minute Oil Change
1140 S. M-75 in Boyne City
231.582.1002

Performance Plus Quick Lube
6525 M-66 N. in Charlevoix
231.547.6307

Route 66 Oil & Lube Exchange
4645 S. M-66 in East Jordan
231.536.3440
 
 
Eriksen's 131
2525 US 131, Boyne Falls
231.549.3333
 
Complete Muffler & Auto Service
6823 US 31 S., Charlevoix
231.547.1171

Click here for more information about recycling used motor oil


APPLIANCES

If It can't be fixed, please recycle it.  Before disposing of an appliance with refrigerant, the Freon must be removed by a licensed individual.  Appliances (Including Air Conditioners & Dehumidifiers)  can be taken free of charge to:  

Brooks Appliance Service:  02933 Boyne City-Charlevoix Rd., Boyne City.  231-582-6217

East Jordan Auto Parts: 121 Elm St., East Jordan.  231-536-2322


BOOKS 
Consider donating used books to your local library, or to charity stores for resale. Books can als be recycled at the drop off sites, or the Good Will drop off site at the Charlevoix site on Grant Street.  Here are some suggested locations:

Local Book Stores
Local Flavor: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Local-Flavor-Bookstore/264309180282842
Pine River Books LLC: http://yellowpages.whowhere.com/mi/charlevoix/pine-river-books-llc-L0139012912.html?diktfc=9D29A414FD5D0007590238053123E0FF897856B875E8
Round Lake Bookstore: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Round-Lake-Books/116917498339736

Area Libraries
Beaver Island District Library:http://www.beaverisland.michlibrary.org/; https://www.facebook.com/pages/Beaver-Island-District-Library/370069503114374
Boyne District Library: http://www.boynelibrary.org/; https://www.facebook.com/BoyneDistrictLibrary
Charlevoix Public Library: http://www.charlevoixlibrary.org/; https://www.facebook.com/pages/Charlevoix-Public-Library/71975118940
Crooked Tree District Library: http://www.crookedtreelibrary.org/
Jordan Valley District Library: http://jvdl.info/index.php?option=com_content&task=section&id=4&Itemid=26


CLOTHING & FURNITURE
Repurpose unwanted items.  One man's trash is another man's treasure!  

Bergmann Center for Resale:  http://bergmanncenter.org/wordpress/
Challenge Mountain Resale Shop: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Challenge-Mountain-Resale-Shops/152282974852025
Crossroads Resale Shop: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Crossroads-Ecumenical-Resale-Shop/117013071692627
Rainbow Thrift Shop: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rainbow-Thrift-Shoppe/167241153292386
Goodwill Industries: http://www.goodwillnmi.org/shopping-donating/goodwill-retail-stores/; https://www.facebook.com/Goodwillnmi


SCRAP METAL
Utilize one of the local dealers. Follow these links for more information:
East Jordan Auto Parts: https://www.facebook.com/pages/East-Jordan-Auto-Parts/155466791155351


REHOME STORE
Habitat for humanity of northwest Michgian 
http://www.northwestmihabitat.org/
Accepts building materials, household items, furniture & more!

 

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