As a rule of thumb, if the item in question is made of metal, uses batteries, or plugs in, Cohen can recycle it. To look up a specific item, start typing it in the box below. We continue to update this library of recyclable items and welcome your suggestions.

For questions not answered here, please visit Find a Location and call the recycling center nearest to you.


For the safety of our customers, employees, and equipment, Cohen cannot accept certain materials, including but not limited to: 

Other materials may be accepted with proper documentation, at the yard manager’s discretion, including:

For years, Cohen has partnered with Ronald McDonald House of Cincinnati to make it even more rewarding to recycle your empties. Every month, Cohen makes a donation to RMHC based on the value of pop tabs brought in to our facilities. So collect and bring in your pop tabs, and help Cohen make a difference to families right here in the tri-state. Thank you!

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