Texas Recycles Day is an annual event held by the City of Plano that allows residents to drive through, drop off and donate specific household items to our community and local nonprofit organizations. The donations collected benefit thousands of people as items are reused or recycled, keeping these items out of our landfill.

Please only bring items listed on the website and below. Items not listed will be turned away.

Accepted Items:

Arts and crafts supplies (accepted supplies: https://thistlecreativereuse.com/pages/donate-materials)

Bicycles: all conditions and sizes accepted

Electronics*: all electronics, anything that plugs in, batteries, wires and cables (accepted items: https://unitedelectronicrecycling.com/items-we-accept/)

Paper for Shredding (2 standard filing boxes of documents for free!)

Pet Supplies (bath towels, pet toys and accessories)

Sports Equipment (No treadmills, ellipticals, exercise bikes, snow sports or water sports equipment)

Eyeglasses, Hearing Aids and Cell Phones


*Electronics Event Disposal Fees (cash or check):

Printers, fax machines and copiers - $5/item

CRT monitors - $10/item

Televisions - $25/item

UER cannot accept TVs, LCD or CRT monitors with broken screens

On-site hard drive shredding - $20/item

Contact: bchoi@plano.gov

Event Location: 
Chase Oaks Church
281 Legacy Drive Parking Lot (enter from Chase Oaks Blvd)
Plano , TX
Date and Time: 
Saturday, November 11, 2023 - 8:30am to 12:00pm