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Currently, it's

Welcome To The

Cape Fair Recycling Center

(Click on link above for Google Map)

Hours: 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. Saturdays

Closed Major Holidays

The center is located on the lot next to James River Realty, 35 Kingdom Road, Cape Fair, MO

The center is staffed by volunteers


Call Sue Carol at (417) 337-3542 for more information, directions, or to volunteer.


Items accepted for recycling (Please rinse with water all metal and plastic containers)

Criteria      newspapers/newspaper inserts (clean & dry)

Criteria       beer and soda flats

Criteria       magazines/catalogs

Criteria       books (hardback and paperback; remove all plastic)

Criteria       shredded paper

Criteria       telephone books

Criteria             cardboard (clean, dry and flattened; no pizza boxes)

Criteria          pasteboard (flattened cereal, beverage, pasta boxes, etc.)

Criteria             brown paper bags

Criteria            office/school paper

Criteria          bottle plastic #1 & #2 stamped in triangle on bottom of bottle (remove lids)

Criteria      tin & steel cans (labels ok, but remove food, liquids, and rinse thoroughly)

Criteria           aluminum cans (please separate for charitable groups)



We do NOT accept the following:

Criteria      glass (Springfield and Republic recycles)

Criteria      aerosol cans

Criteria      aluminum foil

Criteria      batteries (Branson recycles)

Criteria      clear plastic food containers (Springfield recycles)

Criteria      styrofoam in any form (UPS stores accepts clean packing peanuts)

Criteria      frozen food microwave dishes (Springfield recycles)

Criteria      plastic trash bags/plastic sacks/plastic lined bags (Wal-Mart accepts plastic bags)

Criteria      diapers/tissue/toiletries/foil lined paper

Criteria      juice boxes/bags/cartons (nothing wax/plastic coated)

Criteria      food tainted items (napkins/paper towels)

Criteria      pizza boxes

Criteria      frozen food/ice cream/milk/soymilk cartons

Criteria      pet food bags/original blue prints/thermal fax paper

Criteria      food waste, yard waste & garbage

Criteria      plastic toys/furniture




Stone County Commission

Attn: Henry Gebelin

P. O. Box 19, Galena, Mo. 65656

Telephone (417)357-8141 * Fax (417)357-3098


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