Visit the ReUZ Room

The ReUZ Room is OPEN!!  Please call Angela or Racine at (219) 853-2420 to make an appointment or email for more information.  

Reuz Room Donation List

Monday-Thursday 2:00 pm-4:00 pm (by appointment only)








Need metal pop tabs, plastic caps, 20 cereal boxes or 300 puzzle pieces? Visit the ReUZ Room located at 8695 Broadway, Merrillville. Free supplies are available to any non-profit organization, including teachers, scout and church groups. Shoe boxes, buttons, used crayons, paper towel tubes, egg cartons, gift wrap, and yarn are just a few of the reusable items accepted as donations and made available to you. Before you leave the ReUZ Room, your bags of reusables are weighed and a record is kept of the pounds of trash diverted from landfills! Call (219) 853-2420 for more information about this great resource!

Located in the Lake County Solid Waste Management District
8695 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410


Visitors to the Reuz Room can bring PRE-SORTED, CLEAN, REUSABLE items to the EEC during the hours listed above. A staff member will check your items in before you leave so please be prepared to spend a few minutes here. Items CANNOT be left outside the building at any time.

LIST OF DONATION GUIDELINES and acceptable donations.

If you are looking to donate a usable item that we do not accept, check this out...

Please call ahead to (219) 853-2420 to be sure we are open and accepting your items.


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