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recycle boyKnowing what to recycle is as important as knowing where to recycle. 

The City of Sunrise offers 'single-stream' all-in-one bin recycling. At home, you can mix Paper, Cardboard, Metal, Plastic & Glass in your recycling bin. 

Scroll down to find out how to recycle other items such as plastic bags and how to safely dispose of electronic waste and household hazardous waste.  

For more information, call (954) 577-1135

Sunrise Waste & Recycling Links
Recycling: City of Sunrise Page                     Bulk Trash: City of Sunrise Page 

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events: City of Sunrise Page

Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events Flyer (PDF)  

Electronics Recycling                               Electronics Recycling ARC Broward

Recycling Rewards Program for Households with Curbside Service 

Recycling at Home: Acceptable Items for your Blue Bin
Please make sure your items are empty, clean and dry.  Remove caps. 

Aluminum/Steel Cans (non-aerosol): soda & food cans

Glass Containers: beverage bottles, jars (clear, green and brown glass only) 

Mixed Paper: junk mail, newspapers, magazines, office paper, soft covered books, etc.

Card Board: boxes, cereal cartons, etc.

Plastic Containers: soda, juice & water bottles, milk, juice, detergent & shampoo bottles, plastic food containers (no styrofoam).

Did you know? The energy saved from recycling just one aluminum can is enough to power a TV for 3 hours!

Recycling in the Community

Automotive Waste (no coolants or gas) : car batteries &
oil-based fluids: motor oil, steering & transmission
  Advance Auto Parts, AutoZone
& Tires Plus 
Batteries (less than 11 pounds) : rec hargeable
batteries, laptop batteries & cellphone batteries
  Best Buy
Electronics (Sunrise residents only) : computers/ printer ink and toners
computer accessories, TVs, cell phones, printers & personal electronics
  ARC Broward:(954) 577-4160
10250 NW. 53rd St. and
Sunrise City Hall: 9 AM to 1 PM
Dates: 4/16, 7/23, 10/22
Ink Cartridges: printer ink and toners   Best Buy
Light Bulbs: CFLs (compact fluorescent lamps)   Home Depot and Lowes
Plastic Bags & Styrofoam plastic bags, packaging
and plastic film; Styrofoam, egg cartons, & packaging material.
  Walmart, JC Penney, Target,
Whole Foods and Publix

Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Disposal

City of Sunrise City Hall
10770 W. Oakland Park Blvd.
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
* includes electronics recycling
& paper shredding
  2017 DATES:
January 21
April 15 
July 22 
October 21 
City of Plantation
Public Works Compound
750 NW 91st Avenue
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  2017 DATES:
February 1 
May 20 
August 19 
November 18 

The following items will be accepted in Sunrise and Plantation:

Aerosol Products
Automobile Batteries and Fluids
Boat Batteries and Fluids
Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (CFLs)
Drain Cleaners
Fire Extinguishers
  Fluorescent Light Bulbs and Tubes
Household Cleaners
Insect Killers
Lawn Chemicals
Lighter Fluids
Mercury Thermometers
Motor Oil
Nail Polish Remover
Photography Chemicals
Pool Chemicals
Propane Tanks
Rechargeable Batteries
Rust Remover
Spot Remover
Tires (limit four)
Weed Killer
Wood Stains and Stripper

You can always safely dispose of over the counter and prescription drugs at the Public Safety Complex next to City Hall! *Paper shredding is also available during hazardous waste collection events at City Hall. 

For more information, call (954) 577-1135 or visit


Appliances/Building Material: in good working
condition less than 7 years old, free pick-up available 
  Habitat ReStore:(954) 763-7771
505 W. Broward Blvd. 
Cell Phones: in working condition, any make any carrier   All AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon  
Clothing, Shoes, Toys & Other Items: In good condition   All Goodwill Locations
Local:4345 NW. 88th Ave.
(954) 748-5887
Furniture: usable and clean, free pick-up available   All Salvation Army Locations
Local:(954) 721-0705

Last updated: 7/11/2018 6:23:40 AM