RRRASOC / Recycling Locations / Guidelines
RRRASOC stands for "Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southern Oakland County." Novi is a partner in RRRASOC with Farmington, Farmington Hills, South Lyon, Wixom, Southfield and Walled Lake. There is a recycling center in Southfield, and one in Novi. The Novi Recycling Center (available to all RRRASOC communities) is located at the DPW Garage, 26300 Lee BeGole Drive. The center is open daily from dawn to dusk. The DPW is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the RRRASOC recycling center.
Recycling Locations / Accepted Items
Paint Disposal Guide
Additional Curbside Recycling Information
Sign up for the RRRASOC Event Notifications
RRRASOC Southfield Drop-Off Center
The Southfield Recycling Drop-Off Site is located in the parking lot of the RRRASOC Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) at 20000 W. Eight Mile Road at the northeast corner of Evergreen and Eight Mile roads. The site is available for use seven days per week, during daylight hours. Materials accepted at both the Southfield and Novi drop-off sites are the same as what is accepted for curbside recycling. The Southfield site will NO longer accept Styrofoam or electronics.
Visit the RRRASOC website for more information.
Please note that styrofoam, electronics and motor oil are not accepted at the Novi Recycling Center. Motor oil can be disposed of at the following location in Novi:
Tommy's Tire, 43111 Grand River (East of Novi Road), 248-348-2080
$3/quart - 5 quart limit
Motor oil can also be taken to any of the local Household Hazardous Waste Days listed below.
2018 Household Hazardous Waste
Novi residents can participate at all RRRASOC Waste Events. Residents of the RRRASOC member communities may dispose of such materials at our household hazardous waste collection events. Those events provide residents with an opportunity to safely discard or recycle hazardous items. Paper shredding is available at all of the following Household Hazardous Waste events. There is a 100 pound or three box limit per household. Residents of RRRASOC Member Communities may also bring Electronic waste to household hazardous waste collection events.
2018 Household Hazardous Waste Events
October 6, 2018 – Novi
9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Novi Civic Center
45175 W. Ten Mile Road, Novi (Between Novi and Taft Roads)
October 27, 2018 – Southfield
9:00 am – 2:00 pm
RRRASOC MRF – Truck Entrance
20875 Mapleridge Avenue
More information can be found on the Resource Recovery and Recycling Authority of Southwest Oakland County (RRRASOC) website or by calling 248-208-2270.Residents that cannot attend the listed events or otherwise need to get rid of some material in between events can contact RRRASOC or Environmental Recycling Group at 734-437-9650 to make an appointment to take the material to ERG's facility in Livonia (Merriman near I-96) at their convenience.
Shredding Days - First Saturday every month - 9am-12pm
Corrigan Record Storage offers Novi residents the opportunity to recycle up to 300 pounds of paper for a $5 charge, NAID Certified Secured Shredding. The fee for more that 300 pounds is 10 cents per pound. Hard drive destruction is also available for a $5 fee.
Corrigan Record Storage
45200 Grand River Ave.
Don't Dump It! Recycle It!
The Abitibi Paper Retriever® program promotes recycling by placing drop-off containers at participating schools and non-profit organizations.
These are community recycling bins, so we welcome the community to help us fill them.
There is no need to sort or separate them.
colored construction paper
Mid-Michigan Recycling Wood-waste brochure