Don't have the time to sort and load up your recycling, just to drive around town finding the right bins to drop your items off?

NO? Well, that's why we're here! Revolution Curbside Recycling provides a curbside pick up service to residential and business locations in Bristol TN/VA, the Town of Abingdon, and surrounding areas.

Our goal is to make recycling in our community easier by doing the dirty work for you!  

Recycling Bottles
paper recycling


Sign up for a service subscription - you can do a monthly draft, 3 month subscription, or annual subscription.  Fill your blue bin with recyclable materials and put it on the curb every other week.  Pat yourself on the back for doing the right thing for our environment. Repeat.


Residential Service

Ready to get started?  Choose a subscription and sign up today! Residential pick up is every other week on a route determined by your location.

Monthly Auto-Draft

$16 per month + one time $10 start up fee

3 month subscription

$48 for 3 months +
one time $10 start up fee

12 month subscription

$168 for 12 months
(Only $14 per month!)


Business Service

Discover how we make it easy and affordable for your business to go green.  Get in touch and we will work with you to create a recycling program to fit your needs!

Competitive Rates

Not only do we want to help you lower your impact on the environment and reduce the waste going to the landfill - but we want to help lower your disposal costs!

Custom Solutions

We offer businesses a custom collection schedule to suit their unique recycling needs. We are committed to working with businesses to find the most convenient recycling solution possible!

Be a Leader

Partnering with RCR does more than just keep waste out of the landfill, it also positions you as a community leader who places importance on improving our community for the future.


Leading the way

Our customers

These are just a few of the businesses, churches, and non-profits who are recycling in our community.


Akard Funeral Home

Bristol Speech and Hearing

Central Presbyterian

First Presbyterian Church

Iron Mountain Crossfit

SW VA Cultural Center and Marketplace

The Nicewonder Group

The Olde Farm

Have questions?

We've got answers.

These are some of the most common questions we get, but if you have a different one - no worries, just ask.  We're a small operation, so flexibility and customer service are important to us.


When is pick up day?

We will pick up every other week on a day determined by your location.  We are currently running 8 residential routes that are planned as efficiently as possible to minimize our environmental impact.

If you are outside of Bristol VA, Bristol TN, or the Town of Abingdon - please call or message first to make sure we service your address.

Do you supply a recycling bin?

Yes, the service includes one 18 gallon bin and recycling bags.  If you are using your own large trash bin, we do ask that your recycling is bagged.

What recyclable materials do you accept?

Aluminum and other metals, plastic (#1 and #2 ONLY - NO STYROFOAM or thin/film plastics), mixed paper, cardboard, batteries, and cell phones.  We will also pick up clothing, household items, small electronics for donation to area non-profits.  Click HERE for a printable "cheat sheet"

Where do the recyclables go?

Your paper/cardboard is taken to Carter County, TN.  Plastic will be taken to Galax, VA.  Metals are taken to Wise Recycling in Kingsport.


PO Box 17472 Bristol, VA 24209


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