Kanawha County is full of recycling locations that will accept both common and unusual items. There are private businesses focused solely on recycling and also retail locations that accept select materials. The KCSWA is focused on increasing the recycling rate by facilitating the recycling of all materials in the county.

The facilities in the area where you may drop off commonly recycled materials (e.g. paper, plastic) are the Kanawha County Solid Waste Authority's facility (Charleston) and WV Cashin Recyclables (Nitro).

Are you looking for recycling locations close to home or in a specific city? If so, this page is the perfect resource to search for recycling by specific cities or towns. Click on each location to find out what specific materials can be recycled in your area.

Are you looking for recyclable items that your city or town will pick up from your home? Visit our Resources page for more information.

Cross Lanes
Saint Albans
South Charleston

Recycling options are constantly changing in the county, and the staff of the KCSWA does their best to keep the website up to date with accurate information. Please contact our agency by phone or email to have a location added or omitted from the website.

The Kanawha County Solid Waste Authority is the central resource for waste reduction in the county with a focus on the education and awareness of sustainable techniques and initiatives.

Kanawha County
Solid Waste Authority
600 Slack Street
Charleston, WV 25301
(304) 342-4477

Monday - Friday 8:00am-5:00pm