PO Box 4330
Edwards, Colorado 81632
Telephone: 970.476.3511 • 970.926.6333
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When & Where ...Recycling pick-ups are made every other week on the same day as your trash collection. Be sure to have your recycling on the curb by 8a.m.
Bin # 1: Place Newspaper (including
inserts), office paper, magazines, and envelopes in
the bin. On windy days cover the paper so it will not
be blown around.
NO: paper board (cereal boxes), cardboard, Tyvek envelopes, phonebooks, plastic bags or trash
Bin # 2: co-mingled glass, Plastics, aluminum and tin
Glass -Please remove the lids and rinse the bottles and jars. All colors of glass are currently accepted. No ceramics, light bulbs, plate glass, or glassware.
Aluminum Cans -All aluminum or steel food cans. Please rinse and flatten.
Plastics - Please rinse and remove lids. Flatten large containers. Acceptable plastic containers are those with a recycle triangle with a number 1-7 in the middle. These symbols are typically on the bottom of the container.
NO: Plastic grocery bags. They should be recycled at your local grocery store. Sorry, plastic without one of the below symbols is not currently recyclable.
NO: Styrofoam - even if there is a #6 on the container.
Acceptable plastic containers are those with either one of the two symbols shown below stamped on the bottom. Generally their openings are smaller than the body of the container.
The following items should not be placed into the container:
- Motor Oil
- Hazardous Waste (details)
- Liquid paint
- Needles or syringes
- Cooking oil (can be disposed of if solidified)
- Loose or hot ashes