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Recycling Guidelines /

Recyclables should be placed loose in the container

Free Your Recyclables - Click Here

. . . No Plastic Bags. Learn more about how to "Free your recyclables" here.

Curbside Recycling

All-in-One recycling collection is not available in all areas.

Contact Waste Management Customer Service or 1-800-592-9995 (M-F 7 AM - 7 PM, SAT 9 AM - 1 PM) to see if this service is available in your location. Be sure to include your address in the message.

Recycling reduces garbage, and is provided at a modest charge to subscribing households. Extra recycling is collected for a charge. Put recycling that doesn't fit in your cart in old recycling bin or cardboard boxes (limit 2'x2'x2').

Collection Calendar

Subscibers: Your recycling is collected every other week on garbage day.

Collection Rates

Curbside Recycling Tips

  • Empty clean recyclables out of bags and boxes and put them loose in your cart so that they can be easily identified and sorted at the recycling center. Clean paper bags and cardboard boxes are recyclable. Just put them in your cart after you empty them. Recyclables in plastic bags may be mistaken for garbage at the sorting center.

  • NO plastic bags in recycling. (Reuse or recycle at grocery stores) - Plastic bags get caught in conveyor belts at the recycling center.

  • NO shredded paper in recycling. Because of its size, shredded paper is difficult to sort from other recyclables.

  • Empty, clean, and loose. These three words can greatly improve the quality of recyclables placed in your cart. You can do this by rinsing out recyclables and placing empty containers directly in your cart loose, not in a plastic bag. Learn more about how you can Recycle Right - Click Here.

  • Extra Recycling. Put recycling that doesn't fit in your cart in recycling bins, cardboard boxes (limit 2'x2'x2'), or a 32-gallon can with handles marked "recycling".

Oda al Papel
(Ode to Paper)

Oda al Plástico
(Ode to Plastic)

Oda a la Lata
(Ode to the Can)

Oda al Reciclaje
(Ode to Recyclables)

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