Berrien County Community Recycling Events

recycle circle green from Juli 20152018 COMMUNITY RECYCLING EVENTS for household chemicals and electronics are done for the year.

Year Around Options:

Kalamazoo County Household Hazardous Waste Center is available for Berrien County RESIDENTS to use, free, year around. When utilizing the Kalamazoo HHW Center, Berrien County residents must show an ID with an address. Accepted items include household, yard & garden, garage, and workshop chemicals, cleaners, and liquids. See full list of accepted items at the HHW Center website.

Berrien County Recycling Guide: items such as batteries, used motor oil, fluorescent lights, unwanted medications, electronics, and many other items have local recycling options available year around. Click on the Recycling Guide headings on the left side of this page to seek out drop off locations and recycling services. 

2019 Event Dates

Reduce Reuse Recycle Day

Wednesday, April 10, 3-7 p.m.

Lake Michigan College, 2755 E. Napier Ave., Benton Harbor


Household Chemical and Electronics Recycling

Saturday, May 18, 8 a.m. – 12 Noon

Southeast Berrien County Landfill, 3200 Chamberlain Rd., Buchanan


Household Chemical and Electronics Recycling

Saturday, June 15, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

New Buffalo Township Fire Station, 17655 Clay St., New Buffalo


Household Chemical and Electronics Recycling

Wednesday, August 14, 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Love Creek County Park, 9292 Huckleberry Rd., Berrien Center


Household Chemical and Electronics Recycling

Saturday, September 21, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Silver Beach County Park, 101 Broad St., St. Joseph


Household Chemical and Electronics Recycling

Saturday, October 12, 8 a.m. – 12 Noon

Southeast Berrien County Landfill, 3200 Chamberlain Rd., Buchanan