What you never realized about your waste...

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  • Backyard Composting

  • Does the Recycling Symbol on the Bottom with a number mean that something is Recyclable?

  • Food Waste, Compost, & Mulch

  • How Clean Does Recycling Need to be?

  • How Plastics Create Jobs

  • How to pack a waste free lunch

  • Is the City really recycling what I put in the brown bin?

  • Plastic Free July

  • Recycling Away from Home

  • Recycling comes from more than just your kitchen...

  • We Sweat the Small Stuff

  • What are tanglers?

  • What can I do with excess recycling?

  • WHY does recycling only get picked up every other week?

Paper, Plastic, Metal, & Glass

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  • Aluminum Foil & Containers

  • On or Off: Plastic Bottle Caps

  • Paper: Books? Bundle It? Shredded?

  • Plastic Bags, Film, and Wrap

  • What does recycled glass get made into?

How do I dispose of _______?

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  • 6 Pack Rings

  • Batteries

  • Biodegradable & Compostable Plastics... what to do?

  • Can you Recycle Yard Signs?

  • Dishes

  • Facts on Foam: #6 Polystyrene

  • How to dispose of Hangers?

  • Insecticides & Herbicides

  • K-Cups?

  • Light Bulbs

  • Needles & Other Sharps

  • No Straw November

  • Photo Paper

  • Plastic Bags, Film, and Wrap

  • Plates

  • So many egg cartons... which ones to recycle?

  • Spoons, Forks, Knives, Sporks, and Straws... what to do?

  • Takeout Waste. Reduce & Reuse.

  • VHS, DVD, CD, and Cassette Tapes, oh my!

  • What to do with old nail polish...

Holiday Recycling Tips

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  • Gift Giving Tips

  • Halloween Recycling Tips

  • Shipping and Handling...

  • Thanksgiving Recycling Tips

  • Wasteless Holiday Gathering Tips