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Recycling is mandatory and enforced in Arlington. What does this mean? Download the guide to find out  >>>>>>>>>

Orange Non-Compliant stickers and green door hanger reminders help the Town communicate with residents when recycling and trash guidelines are not followed.

Missed pickup? Call JRM Hauling at 1-800-323-4285

Over the trash limit? Call JRM Hauling for occasional excess trash pickup for a fee, 1-800-323-4285

Get involved with recycling and waste diversion in our community: Arlington Recycling Committee

Recycle Right

Seasonal Waste Diversion
Yard waste- rules
Acceptable Yard Waste Guide- illustrated

Holiday collection schedule

Invasive Weeds Identification and Disposal Guide
Compost bins
Composting in Arlington- latest news around town
Rain barrels
Christmas trees 

Consider Donating Unwanted Items 
List of donation locations for clothes, textiles, and books
Textiles (in almost any condition) can be reused or recycled, here's how
Additional recycling and reuse options (non-curbside)

Composting Information
Fact Sheet: Compost and Its Benefits- from the US Composting Council
Compost bins available for purchase at DPW
Composting Handbook

Additional Recycling Questions
2015-2016 Recycling and Trash Guide 
Recycling at the curb -  how to prepare
When is my trash, recycling, and yard waste collected?
Waste ban items not allowed in regular trash collection and disposal options
Where can I recycle cardboard and paper besides curbside collections?
Blue recycling bins are no longer provided by the Town
Upcoming holiday schedule for trash collection

Hazardous Waste- keep it out of your trash
What is considered household hazardous waste and how can I dispose of it?

Items to Recycle or to Dispose 
Appliances or a 'white good'
Bulk items such as a bed mattress or furniture
Bulk wood waste items
Computer monitors
Compact Discs and CD cases
Computer towers/CPUs/hard drives
Electronics such as a cell phone, DVD player, camera, small appliance,
computer hard drive, etc
Exercise equipment
Foam- recycle at the monthly Recycling Center or place in trash
Foam coolers
Florescent bulbs, CFLs, thermometers, and thermostats
Furniture and mattresses
Laptop computer
Mattress and box spring sets
Metal bulk items
Printer cartridges
Propane tanks
Rigid plastic- recycle at the monthly Recycling Center or place out with trash as a bulky item
Televisions or computer screens/monitors (CRT/TV)
Tires- a bulky trash item- see Recycling and Trash Guide 
Thermometers and thermostats
Vinyl records
Wood waste

Recycling Organizations  
Mass Recycle

Recycling Reports, Resolutions, Graphics
Mass Recycles Paper Resolution 2007
2004 Pay-As-You-Throw Committee Report
Uncle Sam Poster

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