Rubber Bands

Recycle with Local Businesses

If none of these alternatives are available to you please PUT IN GARBAGE.

Local Recycling Information

Please call ahead for up to date pricing and hours of operation.

380 Edison Way, Reno | (775) 691-0216
Please call for details and/or restrictions.

Pro Tip: You can check with your local farmers market to see if any businesses need rubber bands for their produce. 


Put in Garbage

Rubber bands cannot be recycled curbside. When they are unusable, put them in the garbage.

Ways to Reuse


Save for Reuse

Save rubber bands in a jar or junk drawer to use around the house. You can create a rubber band ball to neatly store bands until they are needed. There are countless practical uses for rubber bands — here are a few ideas┬áto try.

Rubber Band Crafts

If you have kids or just love to craft, there are a lot of activities you can do with rubber bands. Check out these ideas for inspiration.