RECYCLING RULES & REGULATIONS CONTINUED
COMINGLE MATERIALS (CANS, BOTTLES, PLASTIC CONTAINERS): Will be picked up on your Recycle Wednesday. Comingle material must be placed curbside in a container no larger than 32 gallons.
ACCEPTED NOT ACCEPTED
Metal food/beverage cans Paint cans
Aluminum trays Metal chemical cans
Aluminum foil Metal coat hangers
Aerosol cans Plastic bags
Plastics coded 1 through 7 Flower pots
(Food and household containers) Styrofoam
Glass food/beverage containers Plastic chemical containers
PAPER AND CARDBOARD MATERIALS: Will be picked up on your Recycle
Wednesday. Paper must be placed curbside and in a container (No larger than 14 gallons), or in a small cardboard box, paper bags or in small tied bundles.
ACCEPTED NOT ACCEPTED
Newspaper Hard cover books
Envelopes & junk mail Paperback books
Magazines Milk cartons
Cereal & tissue boxes Wrapping paper
Cardboard boxes (Flattened)
PAINT: Paint in cans must be hardened prior to disposal. Open cans and harden paint by one of these methods: Kitty litter, Speedy dry absorbent or Waste paint hardener. Leave lids off and dispose of dried cans in a garbage bag placed at the curb on your garbage pick-up day.
METAL/ELECTRONIC E-WASTE: All metal and e-waste will be picked up Only by
Appointment on your Recycle Wednesday. Bulk metal or large e-waste items require a $30.00 fee for pick up. The $30.00 fee will be waived if these items are transported to the D.P.W. for disposal by the resident.
APPOINTMENT& $30.00 FEE REQUIRED APPOINTMENT ONLY REQUIRED
Refrigerator AC unit TV under 35”
Dehumidifier Stove Microwaves
Dishwasher Gas grill Misc. Small Items
TV 35” and Over Exercise Equipment
Hot Water Tank Riding lawn mower
Misc. Bulk Items
HOUSEHOLD MATERIAL RECOVERY FACILITY (H-MRF)
The H-MRF accepts household hazardous waste and many recyclable items from residents on a year-round, appointment-only basis. The facility is located on the Grassland’s Campus, 15 Woods Road, Valhalla, NY. Open Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For further information and to set up an appointment, please call (914) 813-5425.
OTHER RECYCLABLE ITEMS NOT PICKED UP OR ACCEPTED BY D.P.W.
Plastic Bags: Take plastic bags to a local grocery store.
Motor Oil: Take to a service station (free up to 5 gallons per person).
Vehicle Batteries: Take to retailer who sells them (Free up to 2 vehicle batteries per person).
Tires: Take to retailer who sells them (they charge a nominal fee), or H-MRF up to 4 allowed.
Propane tanks: Take to retailer who sells them (they charge a nominal fee), or H-MRF.
Fluorescent/CFL bulbs: Take to Home Depot or H-MRF.
Automotive Fluids: (Antifreeze, brake fluid, etc.), take to H-MRF, no motor oil.
Chemicals: Take to H-MRF.
Stains: Take to H-MRF.
Fire Extinguishers: Take to H-MRF.