Toilets Alternative ways to recycle Large Item Pickup Toilet Recycling Program Replacing a porcelain or ceramic toilet? Participate in a toilet recycling program, where toilets transform into fill material for pavements and sidewalks! Recycling Preparation Preparing the toilet for recycling includes removing non-ceramic parts such as the handle, hoses, and bolts, which can be used again for a future repair or other projects. Alternative Ways to Recycle Donate Gently Used Toilets If your toilet is in good condition, you can donate it to a Habitat for Humanity location. These reuse stores take in your gently used toilet and give it another chance in a new home. Call ahead before stopping by to confirm they are accepting donations. Ways to Reuse Repurpose Old Toilets If you don’t mind the look of toilets outside of the bathroom, you can repurpose an old toilet as a birdbath or planter in your backyard. It’s perfect for container gardening! Otherwise, take a look at this list by Green Eco Services for even more ideas. Did You Know? Toilet Rebates If you are replacing an old toilet, you can save water and money by switching to a water-efficient toilet and taking advantage of rebates that may be available to you. Check out the Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense Rebate Finder program for a possible rebate.