Garbage, recycling and yard waste collection WILL NOT be delayed for the President's Day holiday. MWA facilities open regular hours.


Four "Non-Basic" Items to Keep OUT of Your Recycling Cart

posted 2/1/2017
Recycle only basic materials and keep the rest out. Here are four non-basic items to keep OUT of your recycling cart. ... more

Getting Rid of Old Gadgets

posted 1/11/2017
Electronics don't go in your curbside recycling cart and should be kept out of the regular trash too. Learn five ways to get rid of old gadgets safely. ... more

Are You Naughty or NIce? Curbside Recycling Tips

posted 12/21/2016
Stay on the "Nice List" this holiday season. Know what seasonal items to recycle and what to keep out of your curbside recycling cart. ... more

The Economics of Recycling

posted 11/30/2016
Why are some items recyclable, but others are not? Explore the economics behind recycling to learn why every type of plastic doesn't belong in your recycling cart. ... more

Show Us How You Recycle!

posted 11/9/2016
America Recycles Day is November 15! Metro Waste Authority wants to get everyone in the spirit with a photo contest. This year we're shooting for bigger, better, and more basic! ... more