Please support Fort Knox’s efforts to recycle!
**Please do not park in front of QRP blue dumpsters
Breakdown all cardboard and place in designated cardboard containers.
All paper shall be bagged and placed in proper containers.
Do not place trash in blue recycle containers.
Ensure dumpster lids remain closed.
Report Broken Recycle Dumpsters to (502) 624-5026.
We Shred FOUO documents, CDs, and technical manuals.
We lend secure FOUO carts (as needed).
We provide recycling dumpsters as needed.
We offer Certified Scale services for PPM/ DITY moves.
We provide recycle awareness training.
We assist with establishing a unit recycling program.
We provide some bulk item pick-ups.
We pick-up pallets.
Fort Knox Recycle Paper Sorting Procedures:
No carbon paper, large metal pieces, hanging file folders or lamination.
When bringing paper for shred please separate your paper types into three separate containers/ bags.
Bag # 1: High Grade (Quality) Office Paper Products to Include White Paper
Bag #2: Envelopes, Manila Folders, Mixed paper, newspaper inserts, telephone books, magazines and mixed paper
Bag #3: Newspaper print
All other items brought will need to be placed into separate bins upon drop off.
OTHER ITEMS ACCEPTED
Used pure motor oil and cooking oil
Used Pure Antifreeze
Scrap metals and scrap items made of 75% or more metal
Lead Acid Batteries accepted, but please tape the terminals
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED
Large non-recyclable items (TVs, mattresses, couches, wooden furniture etc.) are accepted at the Fort Knox CDD Landfill on Baker Road if you are a Fort Knox resident. (502) 942-9511
Plastics, Ceramic/Porcelian, Strofoam, Yard and Food Waste, Hazardous materials, Fuel, Precious Metals, Leadedglass and mirrors, Government Issued Materials, Materials with less than 75% metal, Ammunition, Scrap Construction Lumber/laminated or Treated Wood of any type, Medical and Bio Waste, DEMIL Items, Textiles, Government-purchased electronic, Components, Lithoum Batteries, Ni-cad batteries, alkaline batteries and Flourescent Bulbs.
PPM/ DITY Scaling Services
Cost: $10.00 per certified weight. CASH ONLY
No appointment needed but scales close at 3:30pm sharp so arrive in time to weight prior to facility closing.