Hard to Recycle Items

Hard to Recycle Items 2018-04-10T15:46:35+00:00
Green Girl Electronics Recycling

Do you have hard to recycle items?

Green Girl makes those hard to recycle items easy in the Boulder, Larimer and Weld Counties. We provide hard to recycle pick-up for both commercial businesses and residential homes at an affordable rate. Call us today to set up a time and a convenient pick-up location at 303-442-7535. See our list of accepted items below.

Accepted Items

Small Appliance Recycling
We are able to haul appliances that do not contain Freon or hazardous materials (microwaves, small ovens, and washer/dryers)

Paper Recycling

Hardback Books
We are able to haul, break down and recycle all of your hard backed books. Cost for service runs $50 per pallet.

Manuals and old pre-packaged flyers or outdated Business Circulars
Call today for quote. We charge based upon the truckload and unwrapping, sorting time for each haul.

Construction Cardboard
Must be clean, preferably dry and flattened for removal. We will haul from construction sites and all commercial locations.

Shredded Paper
All shredded paper must be bagged and tied off carefully for hauling.

Electronic Recycling
We are able to haul ALL types of electronics and provide detailed weights for all customers. Cost based upon load and material recycled.

Ink Cartridge Recycling
Price depends upon volume and type of ink cartridge = $0.50-$2 each depending on size/volume of cartridges hauled.

Plastic Recycling

Loose plastic bags #2’s & #4’s
Must be completely clean, dry and packaged together into 1 bag. We do NOT take: sandwich bags, stickers, bags that are dirty or have any food or liquid in them.

Rigid Plastics
#2 Durable Plastic Containers Must be larger than a 5 gal bucket, have all metal, straps or lining removed from item (Examples include: furniture, plastic watering cans, laundry baskets, crates, rigid backyard kiddie pools and plastic trash containers). We do NOT take: Flower Pots with #2 symbols under 5 gal size, inflatable items, CD Cases or small children’s or dog toys.

Packing Materials

#6 White Block Styrofoam Packaging
May be recycled by the 40gal grocery bag – $6 per bag.We do NOT take:Food-grade styrofoam containers.

Packing Peanuts (Styrofoam & corn starch)
May be recycled by the grocery bag – call for pricing.

One time household moves
Boxes, plastic wrapping & paper – all may be recycled. Call for pricing.


Aluminum, Steel, Copper, Wire Reams, Bikes and Fencing
We are able to haul pieces for our customers that are under a determined weight. For large hauls, we provide service free.NOTE: We DO NOT PURCHASE METALS.

Small Metal Scraps
We have helped many customers in automotive and heavy equipment manufacturing keep small metal tines and auto parts out of the trash. We provide the containers and hauling for these materials.

Household Metal Scrap
We can provide a one-time household garage clean up of all scrap metals or a business moving/clean out of old metal scraps. Call for quote.

One Time Clean-Up Projects
We’ve worked with many customers who are moving sites or rearranging office space to help them remove and recycle all office equipment, files, and harder-to-recycle items on a one-time basis. Call for Free consult today.

Office Recycling

Office Shredding
We provide scheduled shredding services to hundreds of customers throughout Boulder, Larimer and Weld Counties. We can set your business up with secure locking containers (small, medium or large size bins) and help your staff set up regular pickup cycles (weekly, bi-weekly, monthly or bi-monthly services) to have all paper destroyed. Learn more about our document shredding services.

Office File Clean-out Projects
We are happy to meet you at your off-site storage facility or in your office or home storage area to help you recycle and/or shred all old company files.

Small Furniture Recycling
We are able to haul small furniture items from homes and businesses.

Wood Scrap/Pallet Recycling

Wood Pallets
We haul pallets of all sizes to be 100% recycled. We haul for commercial and residential customers – $2 – $6 per pallet depending on size.

Wood Scrap
We can haul small piles of construction wood scrap or broken pieces of furniture to be recycled.

Bicycle Inner Tubes
We can recycle your bike inter tubes and bicycle tires- (cost runs .65/lb).  NO car tires please.

Inner tube recycling in Boulder, Weld, and Larimer counties

Other Items
We are usually able to find homes for most harder-to-recycle items if we are unable to directly recycle them. Please call (303) 442-7535 if you did not see an item you are looking to recycle above.

Drop off your hard to recycle items

Have a large load? Please call us at 303-442-7535 we’ll be happy to help you unload.

Business Hours
Monday – Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm

Green Girl Recycling
21 South Sunset Street
Longmont, CO 80501

We are located behind the Shell Gas Station. Look for the brown building with huge white doors.