2014 Budget Hearing
Fall Leaves and Brush
Where to bring
Leaves and Brush
Making Reusable bags
Make it yourself
And have fun !
Sign Up for Re-News
The NWSWD is proud to announce the launch of our new electronic newsletter, Re-News! We now offer District members a convenient, paperless way to get updates and news about the District and our services.
click here to sign up for Re-News.
158 Morse Dr.
Fairfax, VT 05454
For Questions or comments
Located in Georgia
for map click here
Join us on Facebook
The NEW Blue Recyclables List
|Glass bottles & jars
||Food and beverage containers only.
||No light bulbs, dishes, Pyrex, drinking glasses, window panes, or ceramics.
||Rinse clean. Remove all lids. Recycle plastic lids over 2” in diameter in blue bin; discard smaller plastic lids. Neck rings OK. Recycle metal lids as scrap metal at Drop-Off Centers.
||Cans must be empty.
||No full or partially full containers. Deliver paint, cleansers, automotive sprays, and other hazardous fluids to the Environmental Depot.
||Separate caps from container. Recycle plastic caps over 2” in blue bin. Discard smaller caps. Do not puncture cans.
||Cans, foil, and pie plates.
||No aluminum with stuck-on food or grease.
||Food and beverage cans only.
||No oil filters, bottle caps or scrap metal.
||Rinse clean. Labels OK. Lids OK placed inside cans.
|Plastic through containers & molded product packaging(blisterpak)
||Minimum size: 2” on any 2 sides. Maximum size: 2’ on any one side. Bottles & jugs for foods, beverages, beauty, and cleaning products, detergents, etc. Dairy tubs (yogurt, sour cream, etc.), 5-gallon pails, take-out containers, flower pots and trays, and frozen-food trays. No Styrofoam or plastic bags!
||No filmy or pliable plastic (grocery bags, bubble wrap, etc.). No foam polystyrene (Styrofoam) products such as cups, take-out containers, packaging blocks and peanuts, etc. No laundry baskets, sleds, housewares, office products, etc. No motor oil containers or electronics housing. No biodegradable plastics (PLA).
||Rinse clean. Important: Remove paper/cardboard inserts from blisterpak for recycling. Remove cap from container and recycle those over 2” ; discard smaller caps. Remove handles from pails. Recycle metal handles as scrap metal at Drop-Off Centers. Do not tie with string.
||Cereal, shoe, and clothing boxes, 6- and 12-pack soda & beer carriers, paper egg cartons, dry-food boxes (pasta, rice, etc.), tissue boxes, paper towel and toilet paper cores, etc.
||No laundry detergent boxes, frozen- or refrigerated-food boxes, drink boxes, or milk or juice cartons. No paper plates or cups.
||Empty and flatten. Remove and discard plastic liners. Recycle metal pour spouts as scrap metal at Drop-Off Centers.
|Boxes with a wavy center layer.
||No oil-, paint-, or chemical-stained, wet, unclean, or wax-coated cardboard. No strapping or string. No plastic, filmy, or foam packing materials.
||Empty and flatten. Up to one cubic yard of up to 4-ft. sections accepted at Drop-Off Centers. Staples, tape, and labels OK.
|White, manilla, colored, gummed, and window envelopes.
||No Tyvek or plastic envelopes. No mailers padded with bubble wrap.
||Remove nonpaper enclosures (e.g., CDs, plastic cards, etc.) and strings. Labels OK.
|Magazines, catalogs, & soft-cover books
||Glue- or staple-bound publications, paperback books, phone books, etc.
||No plastic wrapping, CDs, spiral or 3-ring notebooks, or plastic covers.
||Must be clean and dry. Phone books OK year-round.
||All sections and inserts.
||None that are soaking wet or contaminated with paint, oil, pet waste, etc. No plastic bags.
||Must be clean and dry. Remove from plastic bags. Do not tie with string.
||No plastic-coated or -lined bags. No animal food or kitty-litter bags.
||Remove twine and plastic handles.
||No shredded plastic.
||Place in clear plastic bags and tie bag shut.
|White & colored
|Printed, letterhead, copier paper, glossy flyers & brochures, file folders, kraft paper, manilla folders, index cards, construction paper, non-metallic wrapping paper, tissue paper
||No pressure-sensitive duplication forms. No foil paper. No paper towels or facial tissue, or paper plates or cups. No stickers or sticker backing material.
||Must be clean and dry. Remove plastic tabs, paper clips & metal hanging-file strips. Staples OK.
Maple Sap Line !
Who's Composting !
See Who is Composting
Around Town click here
Your location, school
or business to be adding to
the upcoming list !
Memeber Town Websites