It’s the beginning of a new year, and the excitement of the holiday season has come to an end. You’ve taken down all of your decorations, but you find yourself stuck with a tree to dispose of. Luckily for you, Houston has a few drop off locations for you to recycle your Christmas tree this season.
They simply ask that you remove all tinsel and decorations and don’t bring flocked trees, tree stands, plastic bags, and water bowls. Most of these options are available through January 31.
Locations open Wednesday through Sunday, 9 am – 6 pm:
Central Neighborhood Depository – 2240 Central St.
Kirkpatrick Neighborhood Depository – 5565 Kirkpatrick
Sommermeyer Neighborhood Depository – 14400 Sommermeyer
N. Main Neighborhood Depository – 9003 N. Main
Southwest Neighborhood Depository – 10785 SW Freeway
Sunbeam Neighborhood Depository – 5100 Sunbeam
Locations open every day, 9 am – 6 pm
Kingwood (Branch Library)– Bens View Lane @ Bens Branch Drive
Doss Park – 2500 Frick Road (County Park) (gates close at 5)
Memorial Park (Ball Fields 4 and 5) – 7300 Memorial Drive
T.C. Jester Park – 4200 T.C. Jester West
Locations open Monday through Saturday, 8 am to 5 pm
Westpark Consumer Recycling Center – 5900 Westpark
Locations open Monday through Friday, 7 am to 5 pm & Saturday, 7 am – 12 pm
The following Living Earth locations:
- 5802 Crawford Rd.
- 1503 Industrial Dr, Missouri City
- 1700 Highway 90A East, Richmond
- 12202 Cutten Road
- 16138 Highway 6
- 5210 S. Sam Houston Pkwy E
- 27733 Katy Freeway, Katy TX
- 10310 Beaumont Highway
- 17555 I-45 South, Conroe TX
- 20611 US Hwy 59, New Caney TX
- 1000 FM 1266, Dickinson TX
- 16955 Katy- Hockley Rd
- 9306 FM 523, Freeport TX
City of Bellaire – Southeast corner of Baldwin Avenue and Edith Street (through January 12)
Through January 12, Pearland will be accepting trees to be recycled at various locations to restore their sand dunes:
The Stella Roberts Recycling Center – 5800 Magnolia Dr., Pearland, TX 77584 (Tuesday through Thursday 8 am – 5 pm & Saturday 9 am -1 pm)
Brazoria County Precinct 2 Work Yard – 7315 Corporate Dr, Manvel, TX ( Monday through Thursday 7:30 am – 5:30 pm)
If none of these options work for you, find out your tree waste disposal days here and just leave the tree on your curb for pick up.