Don’t fill your garbage cart with items that should be recycled…recycle more and waste less! With single-stream recycling, all your recycling goes in one cart!
Have you ever wondered how we sort your recyclables? Watch this short video to find out!
*Now recycle all your rigid plastics* (see below for the details)
Single-Stream Recycling – acceptable items:
PLEASE NO hardcover books, binders, tissues, towels, paper with plastic coatings (such as photographs or label paper), food-soiled paper, waxed paper, foil-lined paper, or plastic shipping envelopes. Compost tissue, towels & all food-soiled paper! Plastic envelopes can be recycled with other film plastic at some stores. Drop off hardcover books at these local reuse centers and thrift stores or schedule a Recycle More pickup.
PLEASE NO Styrofoam or other polystyrene (#6 PS plastic), PVC (#3 plastic), plastic bags or plastic film/wrap/flexible packaging. Read more on Napa’s plastic bag ordinance.
Click here for more info on plastics.
PLEASE NO electronic or computer equipment (click here for e-waste options).
PLEASE NO window glass, mirrors, crystal, Pyrex, ceramics, light bulbs, or fluorescent lamps/tubes.
- Please place all recyclable items loose in the cart
- Items outside the cart will not be picked-up
- Do not bind or bundle any items
- Flatten all cardboard/boxes and place in cart
RECYCLING CAN SAVE YOU MONEY because your garbage bill is based on the size and/or frequency of your garbage service, and the more you recycle the less trash you have to dispose. Recycling is offered at no extra charge to all businesses and residents in our service area.