The biggest problem facing recycling right now is contamination, which is when residents put non-recyclable items in their recycling bins. Contaminated recycling streams lead to higher trash and recycling fees for our neighborhood. Understanding what to recycle — and what not to — is critically important.
Please refer to the Recycle More, Recycle Better recycling guide, which shows what is and is not recyclable in our curbside bins. Check it out here
. You might also consider printing it and posting it in your home.