Cleanup Supplies

Reserve Cleanup Supplies

Litter Grabbers, Gloves &  Vests

Metro Waste Authority offers supplies for cleanups. Whether you are planning a river, park or street cleanup, items like litter grabbers, leather gloves and safety vests are often need to protect volunteers. A deposit is required and all items must be properly cared for and cleaned prior to being returned.

Return/Cleaning Requirements

Deposits are fully refundable if equipment and materials are returned in clean and reusable condition:

  • Ensure cleanup supplies and/or duffle bags are free of mud, grass, sand, gum, etc.
  • Wipe down the litter grabbers with soap and water.
  • Remove any other forms of debris from the cleanup supplies and/or duffle bag(s).

Lost or damaged

Should any item be lost or returned damaged or unusable (beyond normal wear and tear), you will be assessed a fee of:

  • $5/grabber
  • $10/pair of leather gloves
  • $5/high visibility vest
  • $20/duffle bag

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