Frequently Asked Questions

Where are you located?

At the Polk County Citizen Collection Station at 10311 N Hwy 146, Livingston, TX 77351;
at the intersection of Hwy 146 and FM 2665, about 9.5 miles south of Hwy 190

When are you open?

Tuesdays 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Fridays 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturdays 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Hours may be subject to change around holidays.
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What type of materials do you accept?

#1 - #7 plastics - clean & without caps 
Cardboard - clean, dry & flattened
Aluminum Cans - drained
Steel "Tin" Cans - rinsed
We prefer all items sorted.

Are there volunteer opportunities?

Absolutely! We welcome volunteers to assist with collections, learning about our program and helping to spread the word throughout the community. You can follow us at or email us at to learn more and sign up to volunteer.

Can you recycle my plastic bags?

YES! We recycle clean & dry grocery bags, produce bags, bread bags, and any other plastic film with the recycling triangle with a "2", "4" or "Store Drop Off" logo. We also accept film items with the "How2Recycle" logo.