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Recycle Your Holiday Lights

Do you have broken, burned-out or impossibly tangled sets of holiday lights stored away with last year’s holiday decorations? Don’t throw them out – recycle them for free instead!

 

Denver Recycles will collect and recycle holiday lights from November 15, 2017 to January 15, 2018 at the Cherry Creek Recycling Drop-off which is located near the intersection of S. Quebec St. and E. Cherry Creek South Drive (enter going south on Cherry Creek Drive South and follow the signs).

picture of old style Christmas lightsIncandescent, LED, and “icicle” light strings, along with wires and attached bulbs will all be accepted for recycling. No bubble (liquid-filled) or neon lights. All packaging material and bags must be removed from the light strands prior to recycling. Dont’ delay and bring us your old holiday lights today!

For more information contact Denver Recycles at 311 (720-913-1311) or visit DenverGov.org/DenverRecycles. For more resources on saving energy and improving your home’s comfort this winter season visit DenverEnergy.org.

PLEASE NOTE: DO NOT PUT LIGHTS OR BULBS IN PURPLE RECYCLE CARTS 

image of accepted and not accepted holiday light items 

Cherry Creek Recycling Drop-off Hours

Tuesdays – Fridays: 10 AM to 5 PM

Saturdays: 9 AM to 3 PM

Closed Sundays & Mondays and on all City Holidays.