Want to keep these items out of the landfill? You can bring them to the following places:
Hazardous Waste can be taken to the City's Solid Waste Management Facility Transfer Station located at 1033 Elm Street.
Visit the Household Hazardous Waste Facility's webpage for a list of the materials they accept. The HHW Facility serves both City of Knoxville and Knox County residents.
Medication and Drugs:
Publix grocery stores will collect clean Styrofoam meat and produce trays
Downtown: 2429 University Commons
Turkey Creek: 11656 Parkside Drive
West Knoxville: 2010 Town Center Blvd.
Package Manager (4815 Kingston Pike) will take Styrofoam packing peanuts for reuse.
The UPS Store accepts clean, foam packaging peanuts and bubble cushioning for reuse, some locations may take larger Styrofoam items.
Where to donate:
Used large household items/appliances (good quality):
Habitat for Humanity RESTORE: 1511 Downtown West Blvd.
Used clothes, shoes, accessories, toys, furniture, appliances, working electronics, etc.:
Used books, video games, CDs, DVDs, etc.:
McKay's: 230 Papermill Place Way, Knoxville, TN 37919
Worn athletic shoes:
Nike Factory Store: 1645 Parkway #1250, Sevierville, TN 37862
Used mattresses and box-springs:
Angelic Ministries International: 1218 N. Central Street
Have other questions about hard to recycle or dispose of items?
Contact us at 865-521-6957 or email firstname.lastname@example.org!
If we do not already know the answer we will track it down for you.