Local Recycling Facilities

The Woodlands Recycling Center

The Recycling Center is located at 5310 Research Forest Drive, next to the Recreation Center at Bear Branch Park. It is open on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on Wednesdays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Please view the list of materials accepted or call 281-210-3800 for more information. 

Local Schools

Check out the colorful bins at your local school. Proceeds benefit students. Materials accepted include: 
  • Ad Inserts
  • Brown Paper Bags
  • Catalogs 
  • Colored Paper
  • Computer Paper
  • Envelopes
  • Fax Paper
  • Folders
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Notebook Paper
  • Posters
  • White Paper

Other Recycling Resources

Many other items can be recycled locally. Contact the Environmental Services Department at 281-210-3800 or view the Recycle More Guide to discover where to recycle items such as Styrofoam, batteries, electronics, motor oil, household hazardous waste and more.