Recycling Drop-off Sites

Information about Albuquerque-area recycling drop-off sites.

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Drop-off Site




Beneath Marquette Avenue Overpass - NOTICE: this site will be temporarily closed starting Sunday, December 5, 2021 due to construction.


Located under the Marquette overpass just west of the train tracks, there is a large yellow bin for glass only. No other recycling collected at this time.

Glass recycle bin available only during business hours:

  • 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday

100 Marquette NW

West Mesa Community Center

Recycle bins available only during business hours:

  • 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays
  • 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays
5500 Glenrio NW, 87105
Taylor Ranch Community Center 4900 Kachina NW, 87120


Solid Waste Main Office 4600 Edith NE, 87107
(505) 761-8100
Grace Church 6901 San Antonio NE, 87109
North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center

NOTICE: This site will be temporarily closed starting November 5, 2021 due to construction. The nearest site is Albertsons at 8100 Ventura NE.
7521 Carmel NE, 87113


8100 Ventura NE, 87122
(505) 822-8383
Lowe's Home Improvement 3010 Juan Tabo NE, 87111
Behind Sonic

Eagle Rock Convenience Center

  • 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 7 days a week
6301 Eagle Rock NE, 87113
(505) 768-3925
Bear Canyon 4645 Pitt NE, 87111

Balloon Fiesta Park (Bins will not be available during Balloon Fiesta.)

  • Bin located on the south side of the park.
  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 7 days a week
9401 Balloon Museum NE



Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center Parking Lot
(Next to the Little League Fields)

**This daily drop-off location is on an alternative drop-off schedule. There will be a recycling drop-off event at this location the first and third Saturday of every month from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.**


501 Elizabeth SE, 87123
(505) 275-8731