Recycling Service

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Let Us Help You Recycle

One Planet Sanitation makes it easy to improve our environment by offering weekly curbside recycling service along with your trash service.  Use our 64g Recycling Cart, or use your own, to start helping the environment.

Read more below on how you can help reduce the amount of waste going to our landfills. 

Don’t forget to bundle recycling with your trash when you signup online!

Did you know?

  1. Nine-tenths of all solid waste in the United States does not get recycled.
  2. Although 75% of America’s waste is recyclable, we only recycle around 30% of it.
  3. The U.S. recycling rate is around 34.5%. If we’re able to get the rate to 75%, the effect will be like removing 50 million passenger cars from U.S. roads.
  4. Over 11 million tons of recyclable clothing, shoes, and textiles make their way into landfills each year.
  5. The United States throws away $11.4 billion worth of recyclable containers and packaging every year.
One Planet Sanitation Residential Recycling carts

What Can I recycle?

Acceptable Items:

  • Aluminum Cans
  • Steel (Tin) Cans
  • Aerosol Cans (empty only, make no “hiss” sound”)
  • Aluminum Foil & Pans
  • Cardboard
  • Paperboard
  • Junk Mail
  • Office Paper
  • Magazines & Catalogs
  • Phone Books
  • Newspaper
  • Paper Cartons
  • Plastic Bottles & Containers (Have #1-#7 arrow symbol on the container)

Unacceptable Items:

  • Plastic Bags & Film*
  • Clothing*
  • Plastic Tubes
  • Food
  • Liquids
  • Scrap Metal*
  • Electronics*
  • Glass*
  • Frozen Food Containers
  • Fast Food & Take Out (Cups & Containers)
  • Tissue
  • Paper Tableware (including coffee cups)
  • Styrofoam™*
  • “Tanglers” (Long, stringy items)
  • Shredded Paper*
  • Medical & Personal Hygiene
  • Yard Waste*
  • Medications & Vials/Bottles*
  • Pizza Boxes (Recycle clean side only)
  • Household Hazardous Waste*(Do not recycle empty hazardous waste containers, except empty aerosol cans)

*Other recycling options available, visit RecycleSpot.

When in Doubt, Throw it Out!

We believe it is our duty as your local waste hauler to provide you with the most current recommendations on waste and recycling. It is important for our customers to know that electronics, batteries and plastic shopping bags should all be recycled, but not in our residential recycling carts. Many local grocery and electronic stores will gladly recycle these for you. The National Waste and Recycling Association has create the infographic here to remind consumers of the proper steps to take with their recyclables. 

Following these simple steps will ensure our community has the highest quality recycling and will strengthen its value. To read our recycling policies please visit our Policy page.

To learn more, visit the National Waste and Recycling Association’s website.

One Planet Sanitation Residential Recycling and Trash carts