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  • wayne w. 1 year ago
    Follow the directions set forth by our local refuse stakeholders! Do my part and share my knowledge with others concerning the 3Rs!
    It matters to me.
  • Sue T. 1 year ago
    I can just imagine! I volunteer at our church's thrift store and bring home the "recycling" on the days I work. You wouldn't believe the trash I have to pull out before I can put it in my recycle bin! I think a lot of people just don't care. My motto is "when in doubt, throw it out" when it comes to putting things in my recycle bin that are questionable.
  • tommy b. 1 year ago
    today
  • Emily B. 1 year ago
    If China rejects our "garbage", what will happen?
  • Susan B. 1 year ago
    Education is definitely needed. I needed to call 911 not long ago when I fell, and one of the firemen used a paper towel to mop up something that had broken when I fell and then tossed the whole mess in a small cardboard box. He was going to put it in my recycling bin until I stopped him - said he always tossed cardboard in recycling even if it was greasy or contaminated, like pizza boxes. I told him he needed to stop doing that. Not sure if he got the message completely, but I had to try.
    • Karen K. 11 months ago
      I was astonished when I learned our recycling now accepts pizza boxes. Even so, if they're too greasy, I still toss 'em rather than recycle. One good question: How much is 'acceptable' grease?
    • Susan B. 11 months ago
      An excellent question. Let us know if you get clarification. As far as I know, ours still won't accept any grease-stained cardboard. I haven't gotten a clarification on boxes with metallic printed designs - I know they don't want metallic wrapping paper, but not clear if that goes for cardboard.
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