Recycle @ Home

Here are 10 Easy Steps to Recycling at Home, a great way to save water, conserve energy, save taxpayers money and save precious landfill space.

  1. Call your garbage company.
  2. Request a recycling bin for curbside pickup.
  3. Remove lids from containers (bottles, cans, jars and jugs).
  4. Empty liquids from containers.
  5. Put empty containers in your recycling bin.
  6. Remove newspaper from plastic bags.
  7. Store newspapers in paper grocery bags.
  8. When paper bag is full, place it on top of full recycling bin.
  9. Set bin out at the curb on garbage day.
  10. Bring bin back inside and start over again!

For a list of drop-off locations where you can recycle items, visit our searchable recycling database.