Bins- 94 Gallons (additional bins can be requested from Waste Management for a nominal fee)
Maroon- Trash Grey - Recyclables (Paper, plastics, cardboard, cereal boxes, bulk mail, newspapers, etc.) Green- Green waste including grass leaves, tree branches, plants, weeds, etc.
Recycling plastic bottles and aluminum cans not only saves money, but saves energy otherwise used to create new products
Photocopy on both sides of paper to reduce amount of paper purchased
Donate old magazines to local businesses, schools, senior assisted living homes, or hospitals rather than throw them away
Purchasing reusable shopping bags will reduce the amount of wasted plastic bags
Composting garden (grass clippings and tree trimmings) and kitchen waste reduces the average homes waste by 20-25% and diminishes the use of expensive fertilizers
Reduce household hazardous wastes:
Buy pump bottles over Aerosol spray cans when possible
Use rechargeable batteries
Waste Management provides 3 bulky item curbside pick-ups a year with a phone call notice 2 days prior to collection day. For additional information contact them at: 1-800-423-9986.