Recycling - Single Stream

SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING INFORMATION

Recycling is picked up every other week in your GREEN carts

Single Stream Recycling has changed the way we pick up your recyclables!!  Your recyclables will be picked up every other week, since all your recyclables can be placed in the cart together with no recycling separation required, everything goes in one cart.    

 

 

                                      ACCEPTABLE ITEMS FOR RECYCLING

            All Plastic Bottles - #1 – 7                              Paper Milk & Juice Cartons

            Empty Aerosol Cans                                      Glass Bottles (all colors)

            Clean Aluminum Foil                                      Clean Aluminum Plates

            Paper Egg Cartons                                         Newspaper

            Metal Pots & Pans                                          Office Paper & Folders

            Metal & Aluminum Cans                                Junk Mail

            Coat Hangers                                                  Phone Books

            Plumbing Fixtures (small)                               Paperback Books

            Shoe & Cereal Boxes                                      Magazines & Catalogs

             Corrugated Cardboard - this should be broken down so it doesn't get stuck in the cart!

 

 

 

 

ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED IN THE GREEN RECYCLING KART:

                              Plastic Bags                                      Garden Hoses                Light Bulbs

                              Needles/Syringes                     Paper Towels                 Flourescent Bulbs

                             Styrofoam/Food Waste in Containers

 

CARDBOARD

Corrugated Cardboard can also be dropped off at any of the six (6) locations throughout the Town Of Waterford. They are as follows:

Bulky Waste Transfer Station – Hartford Turnpike
Waterford Beach Park                       
Cohanzie Fire House
Oswegatchie Fire House
Quaker Hill Fire House