Polystyrene Foam (Styrofoam)

Please do not put Styrofoam, one of the most common contaminants, in the green recycling cart.

There are several drop-off locations in the Greater Lansing area for foam recycling. For a map of drop-off locations open to the public, visit the DART Container Corporation website.

DART Container Corporation (two locations)

  • 432 Hogsback Rd., Mason MI
  • 2148 Depot St., Holt MI
  • Open 24 hours/day, 7 days/week

Impression 5 Science Center

  • 200 Museum Dr., Lansing MI
  • Open Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Acceptable materials:

  • Foam cups and containers (empty)
  • Foam egg cartons
  • Rinsed meat trays
  • Foam food trays/lunch trays
  • Most packaging foam/molded forms and shapes (NO packaging peanuts)