Recycling

Butte-Silver Bow works with local businesses and non-profit organizations to provide the community with the best possible recycling service options.

Recycling bins for paper, plastic and cardboard are available for the public at the following locations: 
The Butte Landfill accepts the following: automotive batteries, cardboard, metals, newspapers, and oil.

Aware, Inc. can accept paper, plastic, and cardboard at their main recycling facility at 640 S. Arizona St, 1-800-432-6145.

Pacific Steel can also accept cardboard and plastic as well as metal at 905 Gaylord Ave, 406-782-0402.

Metal can also be recycled at H & H Trading, 804 S. Arizona St, 406-782-4962.

Recycling Electronics

The Butte community can recycle electronic equipment at the following locations:

  • Staples at 3636 Harrison Ave, 406-494-1000, and visit the Staples website for more information on their recycling programs.
  • Pacific Steel at 905 Gaylord Ave, 406-782-0402.
The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT, 3040 Continental Drive) also holds an annual electronics recycling event. For more information on that event, contact 800-275-6228 or visit the NCAT website at www.ncat.org.

For more detailed information, refer to the Recycling Sites document linked on the right.

NOTE: While Butte-Silver Bow has attempted to provide the most accurate recycling information available, we suggest that you contact recycling businesses directly to confirm service locations and the types of recyclable products accepted at a given location.