Glass Recycling

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public works imageGlass Recycling in Sandy

Sandy City and Waste Management now provide two glass drop-off bins at the following locations for residents and businesses:

  • Sandy City Public Works - this facility closed until further notice
    8775 South 700 West
    Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.The green glass bin is located adjacent to the salt dome on the north end of the property. If you have problems locating the bin, please check in at the office.
  • public works imageSandy City Senior Center/Amphitheater
    9310 South 1300 East
    24 hours/day, 7 days a week
    The green glass bin is located in the southeast parking area just inside the entrance off of 1300 East.

The glass will be taken to a local glass recycler, currently Momentum Recycling that operates in the Salt Lake Valley. Momentum Recycling will turn the post-consumer glass into a high-quality raw material for making a wide range of products, including fiberglass, containers, water filters, and more.

General Rules for Glass Recycling Drop-Off

  • Glass bottles and jars ONLY
  • All colored glass is acceptable, including broken bottles and jars.
  • Empty container of contents and remove lids and corks.
  • Do NOT place items outside of the bins.

Unacceptable Items: DO NOT place the following items in the glass recycling bins:

  • Ceramics
  • Light Bulbs
  • Windshields
  • Windows
  • Mirrors
  • Aquariums
  • Pyrex Cookware
  • Plates/Dishes
  • Glasses/Coffee Pots
  • Boxes/Bags

If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Public Works at 801-568-2999.