Recycling

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Recycling collection service is provided by Republic Services at no charge.  95 gallon rolling carts are provided by Republic Services for this purpose, and all recyclables must be placed in these blue carts (blue lid) or a blue City of Marshall cart (yellow lid) in order to be picked up.  Recycling is collected on Wednesday of each week.  Please place your recycle cart out for pick up no later than 7:00 a.m. each Wednesday morning.

Residents may also drop of recyclables at the Convenience Station, located at 2300 Five Notch Rd.  Convenience Station hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; and Saturdays, 8:00 a.m. - noon.  (RECYCLING OF ELECTRONIC ITEMS IS NO LONGER OFFERED AT THE CONVENIENCE STATION)


 

Below is a list of normal recyclable materials:

 

RECYCLING DO'S:
CARDBOARD

Bundle and tie
Please break down all boxes
Leave beside the blue bin
NEWSPRINT
Bundle and tie
Leave beside the blue bin
Color inserts O.K.
Magazines O.K.
ALUMINUM
Please rinse all cans
Place inside the blue bins
TIN/STEEL CANS
All metal food cans
Please empty and rinse all cans
Place inside the blue bin
PLASTICS
Soda bottles, milk jugs and water bottles ONLY
Please rinse all containers
Place inside the blue bin


RECYCLING DON'TS:
CARDBOARD

No waxed or plastic coated boxes
Don't place in blue bin
NEWSPRINT
Can NOT be accepted if wet
Please do not put out if potential for rain exists
No plastic grocery sacks
Don't place in blue bin
NO FOOD IN CAN
Wash food out of cans
PLASTICS
No laundry or grocery bags, or plastic packing material
No shelves, toys, hard plastic bottle caps
No motor oil containers

 

 

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