Do you find yourself running short on space in your recycling container between pick ups? If so, you are not alone, many people struggle to fit all their recyclables into their container. However, there are some ways we can solve this issue!
First and foremost, make sure the items you are placing in your container are actually recyclable. There are several items commonly placed in the recycling container that are not recyclable such as pizza boxes, paper towels, batteries, medical needles and more. If you are ever unsure if an item is recyclable or not, please call our office at 952-469-2239.
Breaking down and bundling cardboard boxes are another great way to create more space in your container. You can also optimize the room in your container by flattening bulky, plastic milk jugs & detergent bottles.
Lastly, if you are still having issues fitting all your recyclables into your container, we may be able to upgrade your cart size or have a 2nd cart delivered to your home. For more information, please call our office and our customer service team will be happy to assist you with this!