Pickens County Recycling Center

3141 Camp Road
Jasper, Georgia 30143
Phone: 706-253-8871


New Hours

Pickens County Recycle Locations

Tuesday – Saturday     8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

(All Locations) 


Physical location of main station:

recycleThe main recycling center for Pickens County is located on Camp Road between Jasper and Georgia Highway 515 .

The center is arranged to allow you to separate the recyclables into their respective bins as you drive through the facility. All household trash must be packaged in securely fastened plastic bags. Bagged household trash is the only nonrecyclable accepted by the center.

On entering the center, pay the attendant for bagged trash or any freon containing appliances. You will receive a ticket as a receipt. At the rear of the administrative building, there is a compactor for plastic bottles. Only #1 and #2 bottles are accepted (marked on the bottom of the bottle.)

Directly ahead, there is a covered building with bins for loose paper, aluminum cans, and cardboard. The newspaper bin is to the right of the building. Up a slight grade behind the building is a large bin for metal and an area for appliances. Along the exit road, there is a bin for glass, divided by color. Several trash compactors are up a slight grade on the left. Finally, there is a bin for electronic equipment.

Please be sure to put your recyclables into the appropriate bins!


All recycling is free of charge except for the following:
$1.00 for each bag of trash
$2.00 for bags larger than 33 Gallons
$15.00 for any appliance that contains Freon.

Jones Mountain Transfer Station

1350 Jones Mtn.Rd
Jasper, Georgia 30143
Phone: 706-253-8860


Tuesday – Saturday  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The Jones Mountain Transfer Station is equipped with scales so it can take unbagged trash, as well as bagged trash. Jones Mountain does not accept recycling – only bagged trash, truck/trailer loads of trash, and tires.

Charges for loose trash:

$20.00 for a Pickup Truck up to 880 lbs.
$25.00 for a Trailer Load up to 1100 lbs.
$2.25 per 100 lbs. for overage.
No dump Trucks from Construction site

Tires are accepted at Jones Mountain with the following charges:

Car tires – $2.00
Full size trucks – $2.50
Large Trucks – $6.50
Tractor tires – $15.00

EastSide Recycling and Waste Management

9720 Cove Rd
Marble Hill Ga, 30148
Phone: 770-893-2644


Tuesday – Saturday  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The EastSide Recycling Center takes all recyclables except appliances.

Charges for loose trash:

No dump Trucks from Construction site