Door Knob Recycling

What are some of the benefits of recycling door knobs?

Recycling door knobs helps to reduce waste, conserve resources, and save money. It also allows for reuse of materials that may otherwise have gone to waste. Recycling door knobs reduces the amount of energy used in manufacturing, as well as cutting down on the need for raw materials. This helps to reduce the environmental impact of production and can help to reduce pollution. Recycling door knobs is also an effective way to keep old door hardware in use, preventing it from going into landfills or being thrown away. 

How can I tell if my door knob is recyclable?

Before attempting to recycle a door knob, you should double-check that it is indeed recyclable. Look for symbols such as the “chasing arrows” symbol or words like “recyclable” or “biodegradable” on the door knob packaging or product label. 

Can I make money from recycling my door knob?

Recycling door knobs is a great way to get paid, but it’s more than just tossing them in the bin. Factors like hazardous waste can mean extra handling and create small fees for recyclers. Even with a small fee, you’re making the world around you greener and your own life leaner – helping both the environment and economy while decluttering at home. 

Find A Scrap Yard

Cohen operates several public and commercial recycling centers in Ohio and Kentucky.

HAPPY EARTH WEEK! Get paid more for your scrap at Cohen the week of April 22nd.