Recycling Opportunities

recycling sites around the county

Koharts Salvage

15360 OH-613
Paulding, OH 45879

Koharts Recycling is the county wide recycling center.  They are located outside of Broughton on SR 613.  Koharts will take all of the regular recycling items such as:  newspaper, cardboard, steel cans, and aluminum cans.  They also take, as a surplus company, appliances and scrap metal. Koharts will also take and pay for car batteries.

Erie Recycling

602 Erie Street
Antwerp, OH 45813

Another recycling opportunity is through Erie Recycling, a 24/7 recycling center located out of Antwerp.  Erie Recycling is now a permanent recycling center. They have a drop off site in Antwerp.  They offer curbside recycling in Paulding, Payne and Antwerp.   They man a recycling trailer in Paulding Village at the fairgrounds parking lot the first Saturday of each month from 9-11:00.  They also have another trailer on the same first Saturday in Cecil at the fire department.

Erie Recycling takes all the regular recycling items including magazines and shredded paper, as well as all batteries from car to flashlight batteries.

Recycling Information

Used Oil and car batteries:

  • Advanced Auto Parts – 419-399-9644

Household batteries:

  • Any Radio Shack – put them in a container with a lid

Plastic Grocery sacks:

  • Any Wal-Mart Store

Old Computers:

  • Goodwill Store
    Defiance:  419-782-2577
  • Erie Recycling
    Antwerp, OH

Used Tires:

  • Henry County Landfill