Use these guides to determine what goes in the green tote, what goes in the blue tote and what to drop off, as well as the city’s laws for refuse and recycling collection. See how easy it is to reach 34 and more!

Recyclable Material List

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Clothing & Textile Recycling

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Laws for Refuse & Recycling Collection

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Food Waste

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Yard Waste

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Household Hazardous Waste

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Annual Recycling Report

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October 2023

Bag It!

July 2023

Scrap It! Curbside

November 2023

Community Shredding Event

Fall 2023

Dare to Repair

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Scrap It!

June 2022

Need to recycle latex paint?

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Need Help Recycling?!

Reach out if you'd like a magnet to help with your recycling questions!

April 2022

In-Unit Recycling Bins

Attention Let’s Do This Together Apartment Recyclers! // Now available! We have in-unit recycling bins for tenants! // Would you like recycling bins for your apartment buildings? Please contact Bridget Houck by emailing OR 716.851.5325 with your requested amount. // We will have these bins available for pick-up at City Hall (M-F 8:30AM-3:30PM).