Barbecue Grills

Burbank Recycle Center Drop-Off Special Instructions

Both propane and charcoal barbecue grills are recyclable for drop off with metal recyclers as long as the tank is removed or the coals cleaned out.

Propane tanks can be dropped off at an HHW facility.

Dispose of Propane Tanks Separately

If you have a gas grill, disconnect it from the propane tank. Learn how to dispose of propane tanks.

Handle Charcoal Safely

Recycle Metal Pieces As Scrap Metal

The metal parts of your grill can be recycled with scrap metal. Plastic pieces can go in the garbage. Learn how to recycle scrap metal.

Ways to Reuse

Keep Your Grill Clean

Extend the life of your grill and avoid grease fires by removing grease build-up and char.

Sell, Fix, or Donate Your Grill

If your grill is still working, try selling or donating it. If it’s broken, consider giving it away to someone who will fix it or use it for spare parts.

Did You Know?

How to Clean a Charcoal Grill

How to Clean a Gas Grill