Thursday, October 3, 2013

City Matters: Blue Cart Recycling Tips

Now in its fifth year, The City’s Blue Cart Recycling Program is helping to reach our goal of keeping 80 per cent of waste out of landfills by 2020.

To make the most of your recycling, it’s important to keep recyclables loose in your blue cart. The only exceptions are plastic bags, which should be bundled together in a single plastic bag and tied closed and shredded paper, which needs to be gathered in a clear plastic bag and tied closed.

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1 comment:

  1. Blue carts apply to residential waste only. Commercial/Industrial waste is another matter.