Recycling

Know of an item that can be recycled in Wichita Falls but is not on this list?  Contact Rev. Harrison and let her know: gharrison@fumcwf.org or 940-766-4231 x 276.

We have single stream recycling at FUMC! Bring your recyclables to the orange bin in the parking lot and let Progressive Waste Services do the sorting for you! Please make sure all items are clean of food waste and discard the lids to plastic bottles. Click on the pictures to see everything you can recycle here.

  • Aluminum Cans – Here at FUMC in our orange bin, or take them to the Wichita Falls Area Food Bank at 1320 Midwestern. Please make sure they are clean of food waste.
  • Automotive Batteries / Used Motor Oil – Advance Auto Parts, Auto Zone, O’Reilly Auto Parts
  • Glass Containers Here at FUMC in our orange bin. Please rinse them out.
  • Newspapers – Here at FUMC in our orange bin. Or use the GREEN Dumpsters at Lawrence Road Transfer Station, Riverbend Nature Center, United Super Markets, Wal-Mart, Wichita Falls Fire Stations, or Youth Opportunity Center.
  • Office Paper – Here at FUMC in our orange bin
  • Plastic Bags – Wal-Mart, Albertson’s, United Super Markets, Target
  • Plastic bottles, jugs, etc. – Here at FUMC in our orange bin. Check the containers for #1-7, discard lids, and rinse them out.
  • Styrofoam Packing Peanuts – Pack & Mail at 4036 Kemp.
  • Wire Coat Hangers – Comet Cleaners
  • Did you know? You can request a GREEN CURB CART for your home from the city by calling 940-761-7977 (for a $3 per month fee).  In this, you can put grass & tree trimmings, food waste, junk mail, newspapers, magazines, and cardboard. Contact the Wichita Falls Department of Sanitation for more information.