Automotive fluids can generally be recycled at local service stations. Motor and brake oil, transmission fluids, antifreeze, batteries, and tires can all be recycled and generally are recycled if you use a service station. Do it yourself car care means having to go the extra step to take the waste to the proper place. Here are a few options to help:
Passenger Tires: (limits of quantity, please call ahead)
Oil: (limits of quantities, please call ahead)
Brake Fluid, Transmission Fluid & Antifreeze:
If your vehicle is not functional anymore, recycle it. There are many salvage yards that buy “junk” cars, boats, and motorcycles to harvest the functioning parts, which can be resold, and then recycling the remaining portions into new steel. 98% of all vehicles in Michigna are recycled. Watch this video on the lifecycle of a car!
Scrap Metal Recyclers: