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Baxter Day Service Center
Attn: Paul Neal
1631 Leo Davis Drive (mailing address)
1306 Rossi Road (physical location)
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Ph: 870-425-4322
Fax: 870-424-2313
pneal@baxterday.com
Hours: Monday–Friday 7:30am–4:00pm
Gassville Location
502 Lakeview Dr.
Gassville, AR 72635
Hours: 1st Saturday of the month 9am–12pmRecycling icon
Recycling Drop Off Centers
The following materials can be delivered at any time to the Baxter Day Recycling Service Center. Accepted materials include:

  • Newspapers*
  • Catalogs*
  • Magazines*
  • Office Paper*
  • Mix Paper (including Junk Mail)*
  • Cardboard*
  • Tin Cans
  • Soda/Water Bottles
  • Detergent Bottles
  • Milk Jugs

*Please keep paper dry.

Contact Baxter Day Service for all your commercial Cardboard recycling needs.
870-425-0664.

Electronics Recycling
Electronic Waste
The following items are collected at the Baxter Day Service Center during regular business hours:

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  • Computers
  • Cell phones
  • Copiers
  • Phones
  • All cables for electronics
  • VCR’s
  • DVD Players
  • Old stereos

Yard Waste
Yard Waste
Yard waste must be put in a trash bag or tied in a bundle not to exceed 40lbs. Each yard waste bag or bundle must have a yard waste tag. Tags can be picked up at the Methvin Sanitation office on County Road 5 or the Mt. Home Water Department located on North College Street. Please call 870-425-8095 to schedule yard waste pick up. Yard waste will be collected on Fridays.

Household Chemicals
Household Hazardous Waste
Household Hazardous Waste in Baxter County is collected at:

Baxter County Road and Bridge Department
2017 Hwy. 5 South
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Ph: 870-425-3695
Fax: 870-425-2229
bxcoroad@centurytel.net

Hazardous Waste Trailer is open Monday 8:00am–12:00pm.

  • Cleaning — oven and drain cleaners, metal and wood cleaners, toilet, tub and shower cleaners, bleach, pool cleaners
  • Automotive — motor oil and fuel additives, carburetor and fuel injections cleaners, air conditioning refrigerants, starter fluids, automotive batteries, transmission and brake fluid, antifreeze
  • Lawn and Garden — herbicides, insecticides, fungicides and wood preservatives
  • Indoor Pesticides — ant sprays and baits, cockroach sprays and baits, flea repellents and shampoos, bug sprays, houseplant insecticides, moth repellents, mouse and rat poisons and baits
  • Workshop/Painting Supplies — adhesives and glues, furniture strippers, oil or enamel base paint, stains and finishes, paint thinners and turpentine, paints strippers and removers, photographic chemicals, fixatives and other solvents
  • Miscellaneous — batteries, mercury thermostats or thermometers, fluorescent light bulbs and ballasts
  • Other Flammable ProductsPropane tanks and other compressed gas cylinders, fire extinguishers, kerosene, home heating oil, diesel fuel, gas/oil mix, lighter fluid

5-gallon limit per year, per household, on oil and latex paint

Waste Tires
Waste Tires
Waste Tires in Baxter County are collected at:

Plumlee Tire, Inc.
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Contact: Dave Plumlee
4081 Hwy. 62 SW
Mt. Home, AR 72653
870-424-8473

Hours:
Monday–Friday 8:00am–4:30pm
[closed for lunch 11:00am–12:00pm]
Saturday 8:00–11:30am

The following types of tires are accepted:

  • Passenger car tires
  • Light truck tires
  • Specialty tires

Specialty tires include:

  • Farm fronts
  • Irrigation
  • Small and large OTR
  • Farm rear
  • Large farm rears
  • ATV tires

Specialty tire fees (.pdf) are based on disposal fees to the District.

Tires that do not have a fee attached at the point of sale are considered a non-fee paid tire. There is no charge for the 4 non-fee paid tires per person, per month. After that limit, charges for non-fee paid tires are $2 per tire.

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