Do Not Bag Your Recycling

Residents are not to bag the items being placed into the recycling bins.  Garbage and bagged recycling found inside your recycling bin will be tagged by Waste Management. After October 1, 2020 Waste Management will not collect items in a recycling bin if food, liquid or bagged items are discovered.

Most Common Contaminants List

Listing of the most common recycling contaminants.

About the Recycling Program

Waste Management will take the following items, unbagged and placed directly into the recycling can. 

  • Aluminum
  • Colored glass
  • Cardboard
  • Newspapers
  • Tin cans
  • Type 1 and 2 plastics

At Your Door Waste Management Electronics Recycling

At Waste Management, we pride ourselves on offering the most comprehensive recycling options available to Municipalities in North America. When your residents have hard-to-recycle items or sometimes-hazardous materials that they want to get rid of, Waste Management is here for your residents with the At-Your-Door collection service.

Visit the Waste Management At Your Door Service page by clicking here.

Recycling Guidelines

Items such as clean bottles, cans, paper and cardboard can be recycled but must be placed into the recycling can as is.  Do not bag your recyclables or place plastic bags into the recycling can. Keep out food and liquids as well.