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Accepted for Recycling

Items accepted for recycling listed alphabetically.
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TELEPHONES See ELECTRONICS

TELEVISIONS
Televisions and computer monitors are accepted for recycling at the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center and the Bartholomew County Landfill during regular hours. Larger TVs should go to the landfill. There is a $20 per item fee.

TILES See CONSTRUCTION & DEMOLISION DEBRIS
If tiles contain asbestos, call the BCSWMD director at 812-376-2614.

TIRES
Dispose at the Bartholomew County Landfill during regular hours.
Light truck and car tires without rims...$3 per tire
Light truck and car tires with rims...$5 per tire
Truck tires (19.5 & up) without rims...$14 per tire
Truck tires (19.5 & up) with rims...$14 per tire
Floaters (wide truck tires) w/o rims...$22 per tire
Floaters (wide truck tires) w/ rims...$36 per tire
Farm tractor tires...$50 per tire

TISSUE PAPER
Tissue paper is not recyclable due to the fibers being too short. Reuse for wrapping gifts or craft projects. Dispose of in garbage.

TOILET BOWL CLEANER See HOUSEHOLD CLEANERS

TOILETS
Check with trash hauler for heavy trash collection or bring to the Bartholomew County Landfill for disposal.

TOYS
Plastic toys are not recyclable even if they have the recycling symbol. Consider donating toys in good condition to charity or thrift shops. Dispose of in garbage.

TRANSMISSION FLUID See AUTOMOTIVE

TYPEWRITERS
Non-electric or Metal body: scrap metal at the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center or Bartholomew County Landfill.
Electric or plastic body: accepted for electronic recycling at the Columbus/Bartholomew Recycling Center or Bartholomew County Landfill.

TYVEK ENVELOPES
DuPont™ Tyvek® is made from 100% high-density polyethylene (HDPE). For this reason, Tyvek® or products made from Tyvek® can be mechanically recycled into products such as underground cable protection piping, automotive parts, blown film, packaging cores and trays. Products made from Tyvek® which are printed, glued, welded or sewn can recycled. This includes banners, signs, envelopes and other print products made with Tyvek®.
For more information, please contact 1-800-44-TYVEK® or 1-800-448-9835.