Bates County: Recycling Center Now Open/ Bates County Industries Details here

Bates County Industries, Inc.

It has been one year since our devastating fire, but we are back and accepting recycling now 24 hours a day in the bins on the west side of our building.  Please put all recycling in bags or boxes.

Our vendors have changed the rules on some things we can accept.  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to phone.

We accept:

Plastics #1 & 2

Corrugated cardboard (no paste board)

All paper products including magazines, books and newspaper.  

Textiles: shoes, clothes, hats, belts and purses

We purchase aluminum cans

We accept clear glass in our glass bunker North of the building. (Do not put glass in bags)

Changes that we cannot accept:

No paste board

No commercial chemical jugs.

No tin cans

No pot aluminum

No aluminum foils

In the glass bunker we cannot accept porcelain, mirrors, shatter proof or tempered glass.

If you need help unloading, we will assist Monday thru Thursday 8:00AM till 2:00.  We are closed on Fridays.

                                                Bates County Industries

Providing dignified employment opportunities for persons with disabilities

                        Located 1 mile west of business 49 on TT in Butler MO.