**We have moved! You can now find us at 12343 N 148th St, Waverly, NE.  Our mailing address remains as PO Box 160, Waverly, NE.**  Waverly yard waste customers, the season runs April 1 – November 30. Please set your yard waste tote out for Wednesday collection. Yard waste is only grass clippings and leaves. Please set totes out by 6:00 a.m. on service days.


Ashland Disposal Service is currently offering single-stream, curb-side Recycling Services in Ashland, and Greenwood, with collection on Thursdays. Our monthly Recycling Services fee includes a 68-gallon wheeled tote for transport of the accepted items listed. Items not accepted should be placed in the trash.


We will be closed on the following holidays. When these holidays land on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday we will pick up recycling on Friday.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day


Paper & Cardboard

  • All office paper
  • Books (paperbacks, hardcovers should be ripped off)
  • Catalogs/Magazines
  • Colored paper
  • Folders
  • Mail/Envelopes
  • Newspaper
  • Paper bag
  • Paper egg cartons
  • Cardboard tubes
  • Phone books
  • Shredded paper (put in plastic bag to minimize potential blow-away)
  • Tissue boxes
  • White paper
  • Wrapping paper

*Cardboard with food stains cannot be recycled.

Metal & Aluminum

  • Aluminum bottles (such as alcoholic beverages)
  • Aluminum foil
  • Aluminum pop cans
  • Empty aerosol cans
  • Empty and dry paint cans
  • Soda cans
  • Soup cans
  • Steel soup cans
  • Tin cans

*Please rinse out all metal items.


  • Plastics #1-5, including:
  • Plastic toiletry bottles (conditioner, shampoo, lotion)
  • Plastic cleaning bottles (detergent, cleaning solution, soap dispensers)
  • Empty pill and medicine bottles (Please place INSIDE larger recyclable bottles.)
  • Mouthwash bottles
  • Spray bottles
  • Plastic food containers (butter, ice cream, salad dressing, yogurt, juice)
  • Cat litter bucket
  • Plastic bottles (lids too)
  • Plastic containers
  • Plastic cups
  • Plastic Tupperware
  • Snap top containers

* Please rinse out all plastic items.


  • Glass
  • Plastic Bags
  • Styrofoam
  • Electronics
  • Appliances
  • Bags
  • Construction materials
  • Containers that held hazardous materials
  • Diapers
  • Film
  • Foam peanuts
  • Food
  • Motor oil containers
  • Paper plates
  • Paper towels
  • Potato chip bags
  • Rubber
  • Toys
  • Wet paper
  • Wood waste


*Please place unaccepted items in the trash.

Please note, the City of Ashland has large recycling containers at City Hall, 2304 Silver Street, for residents of Ashland.