As customers of Waste Management residents of Strath Haven Condominiums enjoy Single-Stream Recycling. All of your recyclables, except for newspapers and cardboard can be placed together in the same recycling bins!
- Newspapers (including all inserts), Magazines and catalogs and Junk mail.
- Cardboard and paperboard boxes (including cereal boxes without liners).
- Computer printouts, Office paper (including typing, fax, copy, letterhead, NCR) and envelopes.
- Books (including paperbacks, textbooks (with covers removed), softbacks and telephone books).
- Brown paper bags (kraft).
- Glass food and beverage containers such as jars and bottles (Ferrous and bimetal food and beverage containers
- Non-metalic wrapping paper
- Aluminum food and beverage containers, aluminum foil and aluminum pie pans.
- Narrow-neck plastic containers (other than for motor oil) carry plastic resin identification code 1 through 7
- Wide-mouth containers such as peanut butter, margarine/butter tubs, yogurt, cottage cheese, yogurt, sour cream, mayonnaise, whipped topping, and peanut butter. Rigid plastics which include plastic milk/soda crates, plastic buckets with metal handles, plastic laundry baskets, plastic lawn furniture, plastic totes, plastic drums, plastic coolers, plastic flower pots, plastic 5-gallon water bottles, plastic pallets, and empty plastic garbage/recycling bins.
- All containers must be cleaned/washed out
- Aseptic/gable-top milk and juice cartons
Short List of Materials Not Accepted:
- Wax coated paper or cardboard.
- Any material with substantial food debris (small trace amounts of food residue is ok).
- Plastic films of any kind (garbage bags, stretch film, grocery bags, packaging, etc).
- Batteries of any kind. (go to http://www.wmlamptracker.com)
- Styrofoam of any kind.
- Light bulbs of any kind. (go to http://www.wmlamptracker.com)
- Mirrors, window or auto glass, porcelain, ceramics, glass cookware/bake ware, microwave oven trays, drinking glasses, perfume/cologne bottles.
- Wood or Yard Waste.
- Coat hangers, Wire.
- Household items such as toasters, cookware, bake ware, electronics, appliances, etc.
- Hazardous or toxic substances.
- Items containing or having debris and residue containing hazardous or toxic substances such as paint cans with wet paint, motor oil containers, gasoline cans, glue, petroleum products, etc.
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