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Recycling Guidelines

Clip Art - Recycling SymbolRecycling guidelines information is for the cities of Farmington, Farmington Hills, South Lyon, Southfield, Wixom and Walled Lake. For more information please call (248) 208-2270, send a fax to (248) 208-2273, send an email or visit the website.

This document is available to view in PDF format. Recycling Guidelines

Recycling Cart “Do’s and Don’ts”

Recycling Cart

  • DO put only recyclable items in the recycling carts.
  • DON’T put garbage in the recycling cart.
  • DO follow the reference list of allowable materials on the cart lid. If you’re unsure if something can be recycled, go to www.rrrasoc.org for further details.
  • DON’T pile extra items next to the recycling cart. Only recyclable items that are in the cart will be recycled.
  • DO set your cart “apart” to allow access for the automated lift device on the recycling truck to pick up your cart. Place the cart away from mailboxes, parked cars, trees, and other garbage cans (as shown in above photo).
  • DO place your cart the right way so the automated lift device can grab it. Follow the directional allows and remember—“hinge toward the house.”
  • DO drill a small hole in the bottom of the cart for rainwater drainage.

Curbside Guidelines

Curbside Guidelines

The City of Farmington Hills, in cooperation with the Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County (RRRASOC), has announced new curbside recycling guidelines that will allow residents to recycle more.

For more information about the new curbside recycling guidelines, please contact RRRASOC at (248) 208-2270 or www.rrrasoc.org.

Novi Drop-Off Guidelines

Drop-Off Guidelines

Novi drop-off guideline information is for the Farmington, Farmington Hills, Novi, South Lyon, Southfield, Walled Lake, and Wixom. Location: 26300 Lee Begole Dr.

24-Hour Drop-Off Guidelines

RRRASOC - Southfield Drop-Off – Closed Until Further Notice



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