Biosphere 1 Recycle Center

3301 Loop 197 North
Texas City, Texas 77590
Phone (409) 643-5814
Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 4 p.m. Sunday

You must present a current City of Texas City water bill to dispose of trash and brush. You do not have to present a water bill if you are only dropping off recyclable items.

The Biosphere follows a city calendar and is closed on all city holidays.

Recyclable items

  • aluminum
  • clear and colored glass
  • plastics #1 and #2
  • steel
  • used motor oil
  • cardboard
  • newspapers and magazine

The Biosphere does not accept automobile batteries, paint and other toxic or hazardous materials, or roofing materials.