Green Team Recycle Drive-thru

Every Tuesday, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Location: First United Methodist Church | Madison, 203 Wisconsin Avenue, Madison, WI US 53703

T.T.T. Drive-Up & Drop-off
Two O’clock, Every Tuesday, Terracycle Recyling

The First United Methodist Church Green Team is hosting a drive-up and drop-off recycling project from 2:00—2:30 p.m. every Tuesday. To participate, just pull into the church parking lot with any of the recyclables listed below in the trunk of your car. Then pop the lid of your trunk and someone will be there to remove the items for you! (This will help keep everyone safe!)


Category 1: Candy wrappers (including those from candy bars)
Category 2: Granola, protein bar and snack wrappers
Category 3: Coffee pods and creamer capsules
Category 4: Markers and pens that no longer work
Category 5: Old toothbrushes and toothbrush packaging, empty toothpaste tubes, dental floss containers, bar soap wrappers, empty deodorant containers
Category 6: Inner linings of cereal boxes, plastic grocery bags, bread bags, case overwraps, dry cleaning bags, newspaper sleeves, ice bags, plastic resealable bags, produce bags, bubble wrap, salt bags. Please DO NOT bring frozen food bags, prewashed salad bags, cling wrap, plastic wrap that has been printed on or
degradable bags.
Category 7: Styrofoam packing, peanuts, and meat trays
Category 8: Non-recyclable parts from the containers of any brand of cleaning products, (pumps, caps, triggers, soft pouches)
Category 9: Any eyeglasses, sunglasses and hearing aids, (even if these items need repair)

Other very Important information:

• If you have recyclables in two or more categories, please bring items for each category in separate bags.
• Recycle items cannot be left at the church at any time other than on Tuesdays form 2:00—2:30 p.m. Items left at other times will be discarded, unless you have made other arrangements.

For further information, or to schedule a different drop-off time, please email: , or call the church office at 608-256-9061.

Did you know there are several businesses where you can take the items for recycling listed on the front of this flyer? Here is a list of them:

 Don Miller Subaru located at 5822 Odana Rd. in Madison accepts items listed in Categories 1, 2 and 3.
 Artisan Dental, 10 N. Livingston Street, #301, in Madison accepts items in Category 5.
 Pick ’n Save Stores in the Madison area including Monona and Sun Prairie accept items in Category 6.
 Reynolds Urethan Recycling located at 2701 Progress Rd. in Madison accept items in Category 7.

Please let us know if there are other recycling opportunities that we could incorporate into this program. Church phone: 608-256-9061.


The Green Team’s Mission is to challenge and enable the members of First United Methodist Church to protect and nurture God’s creation through education and action. We prioritize social, environmental and climate justice as we do God’s work.

Go here for more Green Team information and activities!

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