Greene County Partnership

Left header image edge Keep Greene Beautiful Image Right header image edge

Recycling Resources

Greene County Convenience Centers

Items Accepted

These centers accept cardboard, newspaper, aluminum cans, used oil, four used tires per year, batteries, metal, demolition and used computers and monitors, as well as household trash.  No televisions will be accepted.


The Greene County Convenience Centers are open Monday through Friday during the times listed below.  All centers are closed on Sunday.

Day Hours
Monday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Tuesday 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (S. Greene, W. Greene and Afton open 6 a.m.- 6 p.m.) 
Friday  10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Convenience Center Address Phone Number
Afton   95 American Road 798-1791
Baileyton   58 Boulder Loop 234-9292
Clear Springs   3065 Clear Springs Road 257-6960
Cross Anchor  421 Old Baileyton Road  234-0644 
DeBusk   10 Amity Road 798-1792
Greystone   3160 Greystone Road 798-1723
Hal Henard   815 Hal Henard Road 798-1796
Horse Creek   80 Williamson Road 257-4197
McDonald   8190 McDonald Road 235-0452
Orebank  125 Orebank Road 798-1798
Romeo  11065 Lonesome Pine Trail 422-7067
South Greene  6825 Asheville Highway  798-1799 
St. James/Caney Branch   15 St. James Road 798-1790
Sunnyside   550 Sunnyside Road 798-1797
Walkertown  1250 Walkertown Road  798-1789
West Greene/Mosheim  715 Midway Road  422-6583
West Pines  3430 West Pines Road  234-8232 

The Greeneville/Greene County Landfill/Transfer Station & Public Works Department

Latex paint can be donated if it is full or can be thrown in the trash if it is dried.

The Public Works Department (708 W. Summer Street) accepts oil-based paint, oil, antifreeze, car and truck batteries from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday for city residents only.


Additional Recycling Centers

Greeneville Iron & Metals
315 Old Stage Road
This center accepts aluminum, auto batteries, brass, cardboard, cast iron, copper, electronic scrap (no televisions or monitors), industrial scrap, junk cars, radiators, stainless steel, tin and transmissions.  Visit for more information.

PSC Metals
111 Rockwell Drive
This center accepts all kinds of autos, appliances, copper, brass, aluminum and ferrous metals.  Hours are 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Visit for more information.

East Tennessee Iron & Metal
Visit for more information.

Southeast Recycling Technologies
1-800-592-3970 or 423-282-2022
Visit for more information.

Recycle Bin Locations

For newspaper, cardboard, paper, magazines and PET No. 1 & HDPE No. 2 Plastic: 

PET No. 1 includes: soft drink and water bottles, mouthwash bottles, peanut butter jars, salad dressing bottles and vegetable and oil bottles

HDPE No. 2 includes: milk jugs, bleach detergent and other household cleaner bottles, shopping bags, butter tubs, yogurt tubs and cereal box liners

Greene County Partnership  115 Academy Street
Eastview Recreation Center  456 E. Bernard Avenue
Hal Henard Elementary  425 East Vann Road
Co-Op Main Store  1414 W. Main Street 
Big Lots 1505 E. Andrew Johnson Highway
City of Tusculum Town Hall  145 Alexander Way- NO Plastic

Download a Recycling Resources brochure (PDF)