Alert: For those with business downtown, please be advised that Second Street, from Franklin Street to Commerce Street, will be closed for sewer repair beginning January 14. This repair will take approximately three weeks. We apologize for any inconvenience.

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories for zone TNC125.
Bi-County Solid Waste Management

Bi-County Solid Waste Management
3212 Dover Road
Woodlawn, Tennessee 37191
(  Map  |  Directions  )
Main Office: (931) 648-5751
Scale Office: (931) 553-5190
User Fee Inquiries: (931) 920-1805
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Recyclable Items

The following is a list of items that can and cannot be recycled at the Bi-County facilities.

Acceptable Items

Automotive Products

  • Motor oil
  • Lead Acid Batteries


  • All food and beverage containers
  • Blue
  • Brown
  • Clear
  • Green


  • Catalogs
  • Junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Newspaper
  • Telephone books
  • White packing paper


  • Plastics with a neck (bottles) and the number 1 or 2 in the recycle symbol on the bottle.


  • Brown fiber paper
  • Brown grocery bags
  • Brown packing paper
  • Cereal boxes (remove liner)
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Other chip board boxes

Mixed Cans

  • Aerosol spray cans (empty with no lids)
  • Aluminum cans
  • Dog/cat food cans
  • Tin/steel cans
  • Vegetable cans

Miscellaneous Items

(Accepted at 3212 Dover Road ONLY)

  • Electronic waste
  • Cooking oil
  • Latex paint
  • Anti-Freeze
  • Freon Containing Appliances

Non-acceptable Items


  • Freezer boxes
  • Soiled pizza boxes

Mixed Cans

  • Aluminum siding
  • Aluminum foil
  • Aluminum pie pans


  • Window or plate glass
  • Light bulbs, mirrors
  • Ceramic, medicine or perfume bottles


  • Bags
  • Tubs – margarine, yogurt, etc.
  • All other plastics with no neck and not numbered 1 or 2