Recycling


Sorted Materials Recycling Center



801 Diamond Valley Dr.
Windsor, CO  80550 Map


Winter Hours
Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Weather permitting, the Town of Windsor plans to relocate its recycling center by March 1, 2019, to the Public Works Facility located at 922 N. 15th St. The site accepts cardboard, low-grade paper, glass and plastics. 

The site can no longer accept appliances or scrap metal. 

For more information contact the Facilities Manager.

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2018-19 Christmas Tree Recycling Program

200 East Chestnut St. 
Windsor, CO 80550 Map

This year, the Town of Windsor will offers its free live tree recycling program for residents, however, the tree collection site has moved from Windsor’s Brush Recycling Center to the Chimney Park Athletic Fields parking lot, located at 200 East Chestnut St.

Residents can drop off their live trees at the Chimney Park Athletic Field Parking Lot from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 26 through Friday, Jan. 25. Trees must be free of decorations including wires, hooks, tinsel and lights and artificial trees will not be accepted.

Map of Tree Collection Site


Organic Yard Waste Rebate Program

Windsor Water Utility customers have the option of recycling organic yard waste with businesses such as A1 Organics in Eaton or Hageman's in Fort Collins to receive a one-time annual reimbursement of up to $10 by turning in a rebate application with proof of residents and purchase.  

Accepted Items


The following is a list of accepted and not accepted items organized by container. Your item may be listed as not accepted in one container, but may be accepted in another container. Assistance for unloading is not available.

Glass

Accepted
Glass Bottles / Jars
Food & Beverage Glass ONLY
Items not accepted: Mirrors / Window Glass, Light Bulbs / LED or Fluorescent, Drinking Glasses, Dishes / Ceramics, Bakewear / Pyrex.

Low Grade Paper

Accepted
Paper Egg Cartons (not foam)
Packing Paper (brown)
Pizza Boxes (grocery store)
Paper Tubes
Cereal / Cracker Boxes
Single Layer Boxes
Phone Books
Gift Boxes
Wrapping / Tissue Paper
Blue Prints
Brown /Tab Envelopes
Items not accepted:  Napkins, Paper Towels, Pet Food Bags, Charcoal Bags, Fertilizer Bags, Plastic Lined Boxes, Waxed Paper/Coated Boxes, Styrofoam, Poster Board.

Corrugated Cardboard

Accepted
Cardboard Boxes
Brown Paper Bags
Pizza Delivery Boxes
Items not accepted: No Solid Wax or Single Layer Cardboard, Plastic Bags or Styrofoam.

Paper

Accepted
Office Paper
Shredded Paper
Junk Mail
Newspaper
Newspaper Inserts
Magazines
Items not accepted: Foiled backed paper, wrapping paper, Styrofoam, Phone Books, Plastic or Paper Bags.

Co-mingle

Accepted
Plastic Water Bottles
Metal Lids / Caps
Aluminum Cans
Steel / Tin Cans
Empty Aerosol Cans
Plastic Containers #1 - #7
Milk / Juice Cartons
Items not accepted: Glass, Styrofoam, Plastic Containers larger than 2.5 Gallon.