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The Alabama Environmental Council recycling center has one bin for all mixed paper.  This includes your cardboard, office paper, junk mail, uncontaminated packaging from boxed foods, phone books, magazines, books, etc. 

Things to NOT put in here:

  • styrofoam
  • wax-covered cardboard like milk or OJ jugs
  • wax-papered pet food bags
  • anything with food residue
Dropoff Locations Accepting Newspaper
Location Address Link to map
Alabama Environmental Council
4330 1st Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35222
Birmingham Recycling and Recovery
9 41st St S
Birmingham, AL 35222
Hueytown City Hall
1318 Hueytown Rd
Hueytown, AL 35023
Randolph Elementary School
7259 Bibb County Road 36
Randolph, AL 36792
Discovery Recycling LLC
5839 Andrews Ave
Ozark, AL 36360
City of Opelika DROPOFF
Opelika, AL 36801
Peterson Water System, Inc.
12926 Deacon Street
Cottondale, AL 35453
City of Bessemer
1601 1st Ave N
Bessemer, AL 35020
City of Tuscaloosa Environmental Services Department
3440 Kauloosa Ave
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
Fire Station #3
202 Rice Valley Road N.E.
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406