Hamilton County will Recycle Your Christmas Trees for Mulch

Hamilton County, TN (WDEF): Now that the holidays are over, it’s time to get rid of the Christmas tree.

Before throwing it out on the curb, there’s an even better option.

Hamilton County Government will be recycling real, Christmas trees to grind them into mulch.

The mulch will then be available for the public to use at no cost to them.

There are five recycling centers throughout Hamilton County.

Mike Dunne, Communications Manager for Hamilton County says, “The mulch is free. All you have to do is go to our Standifer Gap address Monday through Thursday. We’ll let you take as much as you can first come first serve. If you’re gonna have a really large load, we ask that you call before.”

Last day to recycle your tree is January 31st.

Locations for the recycling centers:

Standifer Gap Recycling Center

7625 Standifer Gap Road, (423) 855-6125

Tues. thru Fri.  9:00 a.m till 5:00 p.m

Saturday 8:00 a.m till 4:00 p.m

 

Middle Valley Recycling Center

1600 Crabtree Road, Hixson, ((423) 843-9317

Monday & Wednesday 9:00 a.m till 5:00 p.m

Saturday 8:00 a.m till 4:00 p.m

 

Sequoyah Recycling Center

9525 Lovell Road, Soddy- Daisy, (423) 842-2391

Tues.,Thurs. & Sat. 8:00 a.m till 4:00 p.m

 

Red Bank Recycling Center

4851-B Dayton Blvd., (423) 876-2010

Tuesday-Friday  10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Sat. 8:00 a.m till 4:00 p.m

 

Hwy. 58 Recycling Center

Corner Hwy. 58 & Hickory Valley Road

Monday & Wednesday 9:00 a.m till 5:00 p.m

Saturday 8:00 a.m till 4:00 p.m

If you’ve got more mulch questions, call the Highway Department located be at 7625 Standifer Gap Road at 423-855-6100.

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