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Paper Shredding Service (Free of Charge)

The recycling center at Appalachian Court offers shredding services.


  • White office paper (including medical and legal documents)
  • free of paperclips, although staples are fine
  • large quantities require an appointment

You can drop off small quantities at any time. To make an appointment for large amounts, call:

Appalachian Court Recycling & Waste Center 706-253-8871

Description of Recyclables (Free of Charge)

Glass, Cardboard, Newspapers, Plastic Grade 1 & 2 ONLY (no rigid hard plastic), Loose Paper, Aluminum Cans, and Metal

For questions about recyclables, call:
Appalachian Court 706-253-8871
Eastside (Cove Road) 770-893-2644

Charges for Bagged Trash

$1.00 for each bag of trash up to 33 gallons
$3.00 for bags larger than 33 gallons

Charges for Loose Trash

Small Tires: $4.00
Large Tires: $7.00
Tractor Tires: $15.00

Sofa: $10.00
Crib Mattress: $5.00
Loveseat: $10.00
Mattress up to King: $15.00
Any Size Box Spring: $15.00
Recliners: $5.00
Air Conditioners: $12.00
Refrigerators or Freezers: $12.00

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Pickens County Recycling Office

Kenny Woodard

Main Office
390 Appalachian Court
Jasper, Georgia 30143

706-253-8871 phone

Hours All Locations
Tuesday – Saturday
8:00am – 5:00pm

East Side Recycling & Waste Management

9720 Cove Rd
Marble Hill Ga, 30148
770-893-2644 phone

East Side Recycling Center takes all recyclables except appliances.

Physical Location of Main Station

The main recycling center for Pickens County is located at 390 Appalachian Court off Highway 515.

This center accepts major credit cards and PayPal payments.

The Main Station is arranged to allow you to separate the recyclables into their respective bins as you drive through the facility. All household trash must be packaged in securely fastened plastic bags. Bagged household trash is the only non-recyclable accepted by the center.

On entering the Main Station, pay the attendant for bagged trash or any freon containing appliances. You will receive a ticket as a receipt.

Please watch our YouTube video on how to separate your recyclables before you arrive at our Main Station or when you arrive at our Main Station.

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How to Separate Your Recyclables

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