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SOCRRA’s Advice on How to Recycle Halloween Decor 

November 3rd 2020

Remember that your pumpkins, hay bales, cornstalks, gourds, mums, potting soil, and other vegetation can be put in paper yard waste bags or cans with Yard Waste stickers and placed at the curb.

Fire at SOCRRA Fueled by Garbage Pile, Cause Thus Far Unknown

August 26th 2020

The building was full of waste, in large piles that were approximately 15 feet tall, 20 feet wide and 80 feet long. The pile on the east side of the building was well involved with fire. 

Aug. 25 – SOCRRA Special Collection Event in Oak Park

August 21st 2020

Residents must remain in vehicle and face masks are required
Items will only be removed from trunks, hatches or pick-up beds – no items in back seats of vehicles
Must be in line by 5:00 PM

SOCRRA Recycling Center Open by Appointment

August 2nd 2020

Residents will be required to wear a mask while visiting the Center during their scheduled appointment time and residency will be verified by attendant.

SOCRRA Reopens Drop-off Recycling Services

February 12th 2018

SOCRRA Reopens Drop-off Recycling Services (SOCRRA, Feb. 12, 2018) Berkley, Beverly Hills, Birmingham, Clawson, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Lathrup Village, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak, Troy, MI – We are pleased to announce the reopening of our recycling drop off services! SELF SERVICE RECYCLING AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC: MIXED RECYCLING: All Paper (newspaper, […]

SOCRRA Communities Get Mixed Recycling, New Bins on the Way

June 5th 2017

SOCRRA Communities Get Mixed Recycling, New Bins on the Way (SOCRRA, June 5, 2017) Troy, MI – Recycling is about to get a lot easier for residents in SOCCRA communities. This summer SOCRRA will deliver a 65 gallon recycling cart to every single family household in its member communities.  And because SOCRRA is converting to […]

Fun and Educational Earth Day Event at SOCRRA April 17

March 24th 2016

Fun and Educational Earth Day Event at SOCRRA April 17 (EVENT page) Troy, MI – Celebrate Earth Day with SOCRRA and enjoy tours of the SOCRRA recycling facility. Watch a Recycled Materials Fashion Show. Repurpose things into crafts and art projects with Green Living Science. Go on a scavenger hunt. Get up close and personal […]

Celebrate America Recycles Day at SOCRRA Nov. 15

November 7th 2015

Celebrate America Recycles Day at SOCRRA Nov. 15 (EVENT page) Celebrate America Recycles Day at SOCRRA Nov. 15 WHAT: Celebrate America Recycles Day at SOCRRA. Activities will include tours of the recycling facility. Lets’ see how much Styrofoam it takes to fill a 40 foot shipping container and then see if you can fill a […]

Saving the Earth from the Trash Sweater: SOCRRA Event Inspires Families to Recycle

April 20th 2015

Saving the Earth from the Trash Sweater: SOCRRA Event Inspires Families to Recycle (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 20, 2015) Walking through the materials processing facility at SOCRRA, first grader Colin Bibbs was amazed by the mountains of paper, plastic and yard refuse kept outside for composting. With wide eyes he looked over the massive conveyer […]

Celebrate Earth Day at the SOCRRA Open House April 19

March 12th 2015

Celebrate Earth Day at the SOCRRA Open House April 19 (press release, March 12, 2015) Celebrate Earth Day at the SOCRRA Open House. Activities will include tours of the recycling facility, a simulated sorting line for adults and one for kids (focusing on lunch box recycling). Make a colorful solar system with Arts & Scraps […]