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.

  • Call your garbage company.
  • Request a recycling bin for curbside pickup.
  • Remove lids from containers (bottles, cans, jars and jugs).
  • Empty liquids from containers.
  • Put empty containers in your recycling bin.
  • Remove newspaper from plastic bags.
  • Store newspapers in paper grocery bags.
  • When paper bag is full, place it on top of full recycling bin.
  • Set bin out at the curb on garbage day.
  • 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.