Saturday event takes the recyclables Rumpke won't

Oct 17, 2014

The One Stop Drop, organized by Keep Cincinnati Beautiful and the Oakley Recycles Project, is scheduled for Saturday, October 18 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Whole Foods Market in Rookwood Commons.

Acceptable items include:

  • Electronic waste (anything that plugs in or takes batteries)
  • #5 plastics such as butter tubs and yogurt containers
  • Single-use plastic grocery bags
  • Used writing instruments like pens, Sharpies, Expo markers, and caps

Not accepted:

  • Batteries
  • Household hazardous waste (like paint or chemicals) 

See a complete list here.

A news release says:

Cohen Recycling will be collecting electronic items like laptops, audio equipment, printers, and computers for free, but there will be a small fee to recycle TVs and CRT monitors. The City's Office of Environment & Sustainability, Rumpke Recycling, Hamilton County Recycling, and the Oakley Recycles Project will be on hand to answer questions about curbside recycling, getting rid of hazardous waste, and more.