Toilets Alternative ways to recycle Special Instructions Toilets = Porcelain Toilets are made from porcelain, which is often recycled by the same companies that handle bricks and concrete. This means toilets are considered construction & demolition (C&D) waste, and can be dropped off at the landfill. For complete information about disposal of the full range of construction materials, visit the Construction & Demolition Guidelines and Rates. Alternative Ways to Recycle Habitat for Humanity See if your local Habit for Humanity ReStore will accept your unwanted toilet. Many ReStores offer free pickup of large items. Ways to Reuse Repurpose Your Toilet Outdoor planters are a common way to repurpose old toilets, but take a look at this list by Green Eco Services for even more ideas.