Curbside Recycling in Berea

The City of Berea offers weekly curbside recycling for city residents.

Combine in the provided wheeled cart:

  • Cans
  • Cardboard
  • Cartons
  • Glass
  • Paper

Items should be placed loose, not bagged, in the wheeled cart.

View Curbside Recycling Information (PDF).

Why Recycle?

View Why Recycle? (PDF).

For carts or replacement of damaged carts, please call Republic Services Customer Service at


Combining Items


Includes all metal food and beverage cans such as:

  • Beer
  • Pop
  • Soup
  • Tuna
  • Vegetable

Cans should be emptied, rinsed, and then recycled.



  • Broth
  • Juice
  • Milk
  • Soup
  • Wine cartons.

Cartons should be emptied and rinsed. Replace the cap and place in your curbside recycling.


Includes glass food and beverage bottles and jars. Empty, rinse and replace the lid before recycling. You do not need to remove the label.

Paper & Boxes

All paper and boxes can be recycled, including:

  • Boxes
  • Cardboard
  • Cereal boxes
  • Clean pizza boxes
  • Greeting cards
  • Junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Phone books

Flatten cardboard items, like cereal boxes, to save space.

Plastic Bottles

Any plastic bottle, jar, jug or tub can be placed in your curbside recycling. Recycle:

  • Beverage bottles
  • Bleach bottles
  • Cosmetics
  • Laundry detergent
  • Personal products
  • Plastic food

Containers should be emptied and rinsed. Replace the cap and put in your curbside recycling.

Plastics Recycling

Not all plastics with the 1-7 symbol are recyclable. View Plastics Recycling List (PDF).

For more details about recycling, visit the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District at Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District or Cuyahoga County Recycles City of Berea Webpage.

The Solid Waste District also offers: