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Recycling Service

Recycling Pick-up Schedule & Map

The City collects recycling on a bi-weekly basis. Your collection days are determined by the neighborhood boundaries. To find your pick-up schedule, type in your address in the Interactive Map or view the documents linked below.

Recycling FAQs

1. Corrugated Cardboard 

This includes any size material consisting of a fluted corrugated sheet, like shipping boxes and packing boxes. Flatten all boxes and remove packaging items such as Styrofoam, peanuts, bubble wrap, and plastic liners. 

2. Plastic Bottles and Jugs with a Neck

This includes water bottles and milk gallon containers. Rinse out any residue and put the cap back on. All other plastic material is considered trash. Do not put any other plastic items in the bin.

3. Metal Cans from Food & Beverage

This includes all food and beverage cans made from aluminum or steel. Rinse out any residue. Do not put any other type of metal in the bin.

4. Paper and Uncoated Paperboard

This includes computer and office paper, paper bags, newspapers, junk mail, and cereal boxes. We cannot take cardboard with wax coating, such as juice or milk cartons, or dirty items such as pizza boxes and other food containers.

Visit Salt Lake County for information about hard-to-recycle materials and where you can take them.

The Utah Recycling Alliance holds several pop-up CHaRMS (Collection of Hard to Recycle Materials) events throughout the year. 

If your container was not emptied on your regularly scheduled pick-up day, call (801) 576-6504. New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day could affect your pick-up day. If your pick-up falls on or after the holiday, your pick-up will be delayed by one day for that week only.

1. Glass Recycling

Draper City is partnered with Momentum Recycling to provide optional glass curbside recycling. If you sign up with Momentum, they will deliver a 35-gallon wheeled can for glass recycling to you. The cost is a one-time setup fee of $25 and the monthly collection service is $8/month. Draper City coordinates the billing so the service is added to your existing utility bill. All colors of glass bottles and jars are accepted, and there is no need to rinse with water or remove labels. 

Drop-off glass recycling is available at Draper City Hall at 1020 Pioneer Road. The green dumpster is on the southeast side of the parking lot. and is accessible 24/7.

2. Bulk Cardboard Recycling

Drop-off bulk cardboard recycling is available at the Draper City Public Works Facility at 72 E. Sivogah Court (14525 S). Hours are Monday – Friday 7:00 AM. to 3:30 PM, excluding holidays. The large white dumpster marked "Cardboard Only" is located just inside the first gate to the north of the Public Works Facility. Boxes must be broken down so that they are flat. Box fillers including paper, bubble wrap, and foam peanuts are not allowed, cardboard only.  

Due to an emergency fire, the Trans-Jordan Greenwaste Program (disposal and product sales) is permanently closed. Green waste material will still be accepted as trash and charged a gate rate of $39.00 per ton. Please visit Trans-Jordan Landfill for more information. 

Trans-Jordan Landfill's e-waste recycling program has been suspended but the landfill accepts e-waste as regular waste according to their fee structure. Contact the landfill for more information. 

Household hazardous waste, such as paint, batteries, pesticides, etc. are accepted at the Trans-Jordan Landfill. Please visit their website for more information about what is accepted or not accepted, and their rates and processes. 

Garbage and Recycling Containers

Submit the appropriate form below to request additional garbage/recycling containers, replacements of broken containers, or pick up of containers you no longer need. Please note that these services have associated fees, detailed below the link to each form.

  • Request Additional Garbage/Recycling Container Delivery
    You will be charged $10 for an additional garbage container and/or $2.50 for an additional recycling container per month. Containers may be returned after a minimum of three (3) months if no longer necessary. Containers will be delivered in 2-3 business days.

  • Request to Pick Up Extra Garbage/Recycling Container You No Longer Need
    The request must be made 24 hours in advance. The container needs to be out the night before the pickup date. Driver will pick up the container any day except Mondays, Thursdays, and Holidays (Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day).

  • Request Broken Garbage/Recycling Container Replacement
    Please leave the container out by 7:00 AM the day after this request is made. The container will be picked up in 2-3 business days. There is no charge for replacement unless the can has been damaged due to fire; fire damage replacements result in a $65.00 charge.

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