NOTICE: The recycling center will be closed on
Oct. 29 and 30 to allow for the driveway to be repaved.
Recycling center hours:
Monday - Friday:
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Township Holidays: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
There is good news for residents of Delhi
Charter Township who want to recycle more. The
Recycling Center will
now be accepting #3 - #7 household plastic
containers. Examples include plastic tubs for
margarine, sour cream and cottage cheese;
microwave trays; and yogurt containers.
These plastics will be accepted in
addition to #1 and #2 plastic bottles, which are
currently being collected at the Recycling
Delhi Charter Township Recycling Center is
located south of the
Wastewater Treatment Plant at McCue and Grovenburg Roads.
recycling center is a self-service drop off
Recyclable items include:
Glossy magazines &
catalogs/mixed junk mail
Food & beverage
glass (clear & brown)
through #7 Plastics
Items that are
NOT included in the boxboard category and should not be brought for
#1-#7 Plastics include:
Items that are
NOT included in the #1-#7 plastics category and should not be brought for
Click here for
2007 Recycling Stats
Other Delhi Township Recycling Programs
STORE IT... DON'T POUR
Please Help Save our Sewers from the Beast of
Free Grease Container Today!
A VERY common cause of sewer backups in
Delhi Charter Township is pipes blocked by grease. Sewer backups
and overflows can damage home interiors, cause health hazards,
and threaten the environment. No one wants to experience a
backup but everyone can help. For household cooking greases and
Store itÖ Donít Pour it!
here to visit the Beast of Grease page and learn how you can get your
FREE grease container and turn in your grease to be recycled!
for a FREE digital thermometer!
Township cares about you and your future!
Mercury has been recognized as one of the primary pollutants of
concern for Michigan. In fact, mercury contamination has resulted in
the Michigan Department of Community Health issuing state-wide fish
Digital thermometers are available at
the Delhi Wastewater Treatment Plant, Fire Department, Parks and
Recreation Department and the Treasurer's Department.
Please bring your mercury-containing
thermometer in sealed double-bagged "ziploc" type plastic bags and ask
to exchange it. You will be given a digital thermometer. Thatís it Ė a
pretty easy way to help your environment! If you have any questions
please call 699-3873.
the Thermometer Exchange Page for more information!
Dart Container in
Holt is offering foam recycling! Be good to the environment and drop off
your #6 foam at Dart Container Corporation's Holt, MI plant.
2148 Depot St., Holt, MI 48842
- Open 24/7
Questions? Go to
Food Service Foam and Packaging Foam
both accepted. Rinse food service foam.
No foam packaging peanuts please.
Latex paint can be thrown in
the regular trash, but it must be SOLID. To solidify
latex paint, you must:
enough cat litter to the paint to absorb all of the
the cat litter is mixed down to the bottom of the can
lid off, place the paint can in a sunny location, out of
the reach of children and pets, and let it sit until it
paint/cat litter mixture is hard, it can be thrown in
If you have a full can of
paint, simply take a box and line it with a trash bag.
Solidify half the paint with cat litter in the box and
solidify the remaining paint with cat litter right in the
can, following the directions above.