Our recycling center is CLOSED to the public at this time. We are still running all curbside trash and recyling routes as well as roll-off routes. If you need any assistance, please call our office at (785) 776-8352. For more information, click the link below.


Curbside Recycling Service For HTS Customers

Howie's Trash Service residential customers now have the option for curbside recycling service. Use a HTS container (provided) to store all recylables (see list below). No bagging, no sorting, no limit.

Curbside recycling services are exclusive to Howie's Trash Service customers. Sign up online today for trash services and curbside recycling!

Curbside Recycling Cost


  • $10 monthly service fee.*
    *Residential trash service required
  • Additional containers may be requested at a cost of $3 per month.


*Trash service required in order to add recycling service

  • $30/month (2 yd every other week service)
  • $50/month (2 yd weekly service)
  • Individual bid required if more than one container is involved.

Convenient, Time-Saving Details

  • No sorting required.
  • No bags—all items must be loose in a container.
  • No limit on the number of recycling containers to pick up (one must be an HTS container all others must be easily identifiable).
  • Recycling picked up the 2nd and 4th week of the month on regular trash day.
  • All materials accepted at the recycling center included EXCEPT GLASS. See list of accepted materials.

What We Recycle

  • #1-#7 plastics (remove lids)
  • Tin cans
  • Aluminum cans
  • Telephone books
  • Magazines
  • Mixed paper
  • Newspaper
  • Cardboard
  • NO GLASS can be accepted curbside. All glass must be brought to the recycling center.