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Manistee County Recycling Logo 2022 - Digital UseRecycling is available in many communities in Manistee County either through the County PA69 recycling program or from the individual local unit of government.

Recycling is locally funded, so residents should recycle only in the township/city where they live.

Manistee County is continually working to expand and enhance recycling opportunities to meet the needs of County residents.

Questions, Suggestions & Comments

For additional information or to share suggestions and comments, contact the County Controller/Administrator’s office at 231-398-3500 or the Bay Area Recycling for Charites at 231-342-1543 or email them at

Recycling Survey for 2022

Tell us how to improve recycling and waste diversion programs in Northwest Michigan! For more information and a link to the survey, visit this news item.

Manistee County recycling sites are operated using funds received from residential properties and based on typical household use. Businesses using the recycling sites are encouraged to help offset the costs of handling their materials by becoming a Business Sponsor.

Thank You Business Sponsors!