Tel: 719-468-0254


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Main Location

Sugar Rd. & Swink Drive, Swink, Co.

( The Old Sugar Factory )

Wednesday 9 AM – 4 PM    –    Saturday 9 AM – 4 PM

Drop-Off Locations


Sugar Rd. & Swink Drive, Swink Co.
( The Old Sugar Factory )
Wednesday and Saturday 9 AM – 4 PM

Accepting Cardboard, Plastics, Paper, Metals, Glass, Paint, Electronics, and Reclaimed Building Materials

La Junta

Trailer at 3rd & Adams
Saturday morning 9 AM – noon

Currently accepting Cardboard, Metals, Plastics, and Paper

*Southeast and East Central Recycling Association has convenient bins right near the trailer that accept Metals, Glass, and Paper – they are free to drop off any time!

Rocky Ford

Saturday morning 9 AM – noon

Currently accepting Cardboard, Glass, Metals, Paper, and Plastics

Las Animas

406 6th Street
1st & 3rd Saturday 9 AM – noon

Currently accepting Cardboard, Plastics and Paper


Public Works
103 N 2nd Street
2nd and 4th Saturday

Currently accepting Electronics and Plastics


Red Top Liquor
1st and 3rd Saturday mornings 9 AM – noon

Currently accepting Cardboard, Plastics, Paper, Metals, and Glass

Karval Community Alliance


Contact Kate Zipperer



Contact Jessica Gowin (719) 353-1009

What We Recycle

Free Drop Off at our Swink (Sugar Factory) Location: Cardboard: all types Cartons: both types (shelf-stable & refrigerated) Glass: bottles and jars, all colors Metals: aluminum, steel, tin cans, washers […]

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Curbside Recycling

It’s Fun. It’s Easy. It’s the Right Thing to Do. Currently available in La Junta, Rocky Ford & Swink. To enroll call us at (719) 468-0254 or visit us at […]

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Paint Recycling Program

When you’ve run out of ways to use up your leftover paint, recycle it! Purchase recycled paint at our Swink location for only $5/gallon! The Paint Recycling Program at CVR […]

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Reclaimed Building Materials

Looking for supplies for your home improvement project?  Stop in at the Sugar Factory to see what we’ve got available.  If you’re doing some remodeling or demolition you can donate […]

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Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ’s Why Should Anyone Recycle? Recycling not only reduces waste to landfills, but is a more affordable solution waste disposal, making new materials such as bottles and paper, and save […]

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