Waste Collection & Recycling

The City of Trotwood contracts with Rumpke for trash collection and recycling for all residents and businesses in the community.  To establish a billing account, please call the City's Utility Billing office at 937/854-7210.  If you have specific questions about the types of items that can be recycled, items for bulk trash pickup, or how holidays affect your trash pickup schedule, call Rumpke directly at 937/461-0004.

Recycling is provided on a weekly basis at no additional charge on the same day your trash is collected.  A free recycling tote is provided to each residence upon request.  Additional resources are available to residents who wish to recycle.  This information is provided below and additional information is located on the Rumpke site.
Items acceptable for recycling include:
  • Plastic bottles and jugs
  • Aluminum and metal cans
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Cartons (e.g., milk and juice cartons)

Additional Recycling Resources

Each of the agencies listed below can provide detailed information about what is accepted at their facilities, as well as their hours of operation.  A typical list of acceptable items appears above.  Please consult each agency for a detailed list of acceptable items.


606 Taywood Road
Englewood, OH  45322
     Phone:  937-832-9190
Items Accepted:  Computers

Montgomery County Solid Waste District-North Facility

6589 Old Webster
Vandalia, OH  45377
     Phone:  937-225-4999
Items Accepted:  Glass bottles and jars, steel and aluminum cans, plastic bottles and containers (#1-6), paper (newspaper, magazines, telephone books, etc.).

Rumpke Recycling-What You Can Recycle