“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”

—Margaret Mead

Knox County Recycling and Solid Waste Management District is dedicated to protecting the environment and providing Knox County residents with valuable information about recycling and waste reduction.

KCSWMD offers FREE in-school Environmental Educational Programs and focuses on adult outreach to inform residents about waste reduction, reuse, recycling and proper disposal. These programs promote environmental stewardship to promote a healthy environment.

We provide a depot for household hazardous waste, electronic waste, expired medications /sharps and is working to improve Knox County’s quality of life by combating illegal roadside dumping


Questions about how to get rid of something specific? Check our House Hold Wastes page for answers.


Find a recycling center near you


Looking for a grant or fun project for your school? Check our education page for more information

Vincennes Recycling Center

New address for recycling center:
810 S, 17th Street, Vincennes

Monday 9-3
Wednesday 9-5
Friday 9-3

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