Recycling

Waste Cooking Oils

The County Biodiesel Program needs your waste cooking oils to recycle into biodiesel fuel. Biodiesel is safer for the environment and costs much less. Grease clogs pipes, causes sewer overflows, and gets into waterways polluting our water. Find out how you can help save money and protect our environment!

Now Recycling More Items

Cartons are Recyclable! St. Johns County now accepts cartons for recycling! The last drop of milk, juice or soup does not mark the end of a carton's useful life. Simply place empty cartons in your recycling bin with your plastic, metal and glass containers. The recycled paper fibers are a valuable resource for making recycled paper products and building materials.

Items Accepted Include:
  • Plastic Bottles and Jugs
    ( Labeled #1 through #7.)
  • Empty Pill Bottles
  • Water Bottles
  • Green, Brown and Clear Glass Bottles
  • Metal and Aluminum Cans
  • Cereal Boxes
    (With the inserts discarded.)
  • Newspapers and Inserts
  • Junk Mail
  • Juice Boxes
  • Magazines
  • Cartons
  • Catalogs
  • Telephone Books
  • Brown Paper Bags
  • Corrugated Cardboard
    (Cut into 2x3 ft. sheets.)
  • Office and Copy Paper
  • Shredded Paper in a Closed Paper Bag
  • File Folders
  • File or Packing Boxes
  • Brown or Gray Fiber Packages
  • Milk Cartons
Place service provider accepted recycling bins curbside by 6a.m. on your scheduled collection day.
Items Not Collected:
  • Plastic Bags
  • Motor Oil Containers
  • Pool Chemical Bottles
  • Pesticide Bottles
  • Fertilizer Bottles
  • Loose Shredded Paper
White Goods
  • Refrigerators & Freezers
  • Washers & Dryers
  • Window Air Conditioners
  • Trash Compactors
  • Furnaces
  • Garbage Disposals
  • Stoves & Ranges
  • Water Heaters
  • Microwaves
Recycle appliances curbside by scheduling a collection with your service provider.

Please Note: Garbage, recycling and yard debris must be separated by residents for pick up.

Service Providers

For recycling bins and collection of white goods, please call your service provider.

Advanced Disposal services residents in the southern half of St. Johns County (south of the St. Johns River following CR 208 and south of SR 16 to the ocean). 3530 Agricultural Center Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32092. (904) 827-1005.

Seaboard Waste Systems services residents in the northern half of St. Johns County (north of the St. Johns River following CR 208 and north of SR 16 to the ocean). 445A International Golf Pkwy, St. Augustine, FL 32095. (904) 825-0991.

 

 

 

 

 

Transfer Station Hours

Tillman Ridge & Stratton Rd
Transfer Station Hours

Monday – Friday
7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday
7 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Holidays Closed:
Thanksgiving
Christmas
New Years Day

For More Information:
(904) 827-6980

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