Environmental Recycling Center

The Environmental Recycling Center, located at 2209 Oak Street, is a "One Stop Drop" Recycling Center as part of Abilene's voluntary recycling program.


Starting September 3rd, 2013 the hours of operation at the Center will change.

The new hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Tuesday through Friday, and 8:30 am to 4:00 pm Saturday. The Center will be closed on Sunday. The Center is closed on all city approved holidays. Please call 672-2209 for further information

Tree Limb Unit

We accept:

Loose grass, leaves and tree limbs from our residential customers. Tree limbs must be between 6 to 8 feet long and with a maximum diameter of 18 inches. Bagged grass or leaves must be emptied in the designated areas.

We cannot accept:

  • Larger tree trunks
  • Root systems

    We Offer:

  • Free wood chips and mulch available for pick-up. Delivery charges apply
  • We will haul chips to addresses inside the city limits. Please call 672-2209 for bulk delivery.
  • Please bring your containers and implements to load the mulch.
  • Chips and mulch are also available at some of the Neighborhood Drop off Sites. Please call 672-2209 for updates on location and availability.