Alternatives To Disposal

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We can significantly reduce the amount of garbage we generate by implementing a few simple changes in the way we dispose of our solid waste. Reuse and recycling as alternatives to disposal allows us to maintain an active role in the protection of our environment. In addition to local government programs, the following is a list of some of the area organizations and businesses that accept reusable or recyclable items. Please contact the business during the times listed before taking any item for recycling or reuse. Some of these locations only accept items with prior notice. Call to confirm times and items which are acceptable.

Advance Auto Parts, 41 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan, GA., 770-502-0233
Hours: Monday - Saturday, 8:00am - 9:00pm, Sunday, 9:00am -7:00pm
Type: used motor oil (one gallon maximum) and car batteries.  No fee.

Community Action for Improvement (CAFI), 53 Savannah Street, Newnan,GA., 770-253-3864 Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Type: appliances, clothes, dishes, furniture, household items, toys.
Condition: Good/Usable

Goodwill Industries, 228 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan, GA., 770-254-8480
Hours: Monday - Saturday, 9:00am - 8:00pm, Sunday, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Type: clothes, dishes, furniture, household items, small appliances, toys
Condition: Good/Usable

Haynes Auto Parts, 1045 Old Corinth Road, Newnan, GA., 770-253-6967
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8;00am - 5:00pm, Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm
Type: appliances (freon removed), batteries, car parts, metal (no wire or bed springs).  Will pay for items. 

Kroger, 48 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan, GA., 770-251-4791
Hours: Anytime
Type: plastic grocery bags only, bin located in foyer

Kroger, 3150 E. Hwy. 34, Newnan, GA., 770-254-3030
Hours: Everyday, 8:00am . 10:00pm
Type: plastic grocery bags only, speak with Customer Service

Newnan Appliance Parts, 141 Temple Avenue, Newnan, GA., 770-253-4976
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
Type: All appliances, including vacuum cleaners ($15.00 charge for freon removal)

Newnan-Coweta Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 150 Pine Road Newnan, GA 30263, 770-252-4061
Open to the public Tuesday – Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm – donations accepted until 4:30pm 
Type: furniture, appliances, cabinets, building materials, plumbing, lighting, housewares, books, aluminum cans, cardboard, scrap metal and more. Go to for complete list.

Coweta Pregnancy Center, 29 Brown Street, Newnan, GA., 770-251-7158 or 251-0827
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00am -12:00pm & 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Type: baby clothes up to size 2, baby beds
Condition: Good/Usable

Newnan Salvage, 2793 Martin Mill Road, Newnan, GA., 770-253-1313
Hours: Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri., 8:00am - 4;30pm (closed 12:00 - 12:30 for lunch)
Wed. and Sat., 8;00am - 12:00pm,
Type: appliances (freon removed), cans, junk cars, phone books, paper, cardboard, plastic milk and water jugs, plastic soda bottles, all scrap metal including brass and copper.  Will pay for some of these items.

Publix Super Market, 370 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan, GA., 770-502-0693
Hours: Everyday, 7:00am - 10:00pm, (recycling center in front of store is available 24 hours)
Type: plastic bags, plastic bottles, Styrofoam

Valvoline Instant Oil Change Center, 334 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan, GA., 770-304-0039
Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 6:00pm, Saturday, 8:00am -5:00pm
Type: used motor oil - no fee, no maximum, as long as it does not fill up their drum

WalMart, 1025 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan, GA., 770-502-0677
Hours : Everyday, 7:00am - 12:00am
Type: automobile, lawn mower and RV batteries