6/27/16: Effective immediately, a ban on open burning in the City of Lansing has been enacted by the Lansing Fire Department until further notice.

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City of Lansing

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-Mayor Virg Bernero

Mayor Virg Bernero

Recycling Education & Outreach

Capital Area Recycling & Trash (CART) believes educating the community about the values of recycling and waste reduction is critical, therefore we participate in a variety of events and activities each year.  These include:

  • Free curbside collection and educational presentations to Lansing schools
  • Lansing Home and Garden Show information and booth
  • Recycle Rama (annual Spring collection event)
  • Special collections for latex paint, household medicine and other materials
  • Earth Day and America Recycles Day activities
  • Participation in the Tri County Environmental Leadership Award Program

CART staff are available to speak to neighborhood associations, community groups, churches and other organizations.  Please contact us at recycle@lansingmi.gov for more information.

601 E. South St.
Lansing, MI 48910
Ph: 517-483-4400
Fax: 517-377-0176

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.