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City of Alexandria Curbside Recycling Program - Updated Jan 22, 2014

Services are restricted to residents of Alexandria only.

Please call for the current collection schedule.

alexandriava.gov/RecyclingAtHome#acceptable

(703) 746-4000

Alexandria, VA 22314

Remove newspaper from plastic bags before recycling.
Empty and rinse all beverage and food containers.
Place all recycled materials loosly into your recycling cart or bin. Do not bag your recycling inside your cart or bin.
Empty and place small cardboard boxes into your recycling container. Larger cardboard boxes may be flattened and placed next to recycling container for weekly collection.
Clearly set your recycling apart from your trash to avoid confusion at collection

Materials Accepted

Services:

Dropoff

Pickup

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Material Residential Business Note
#1 Plastic Beverage Bottles

pickup

none

Please remove cap, empty and rinse containers.

#1 Plastic Non-Beverage Bottles

pickup

none

#1 Rigid Plastics

pickup

none

#2 Plastic Bottles

pickup

none

#2 Plastic Caps

pickup

none

#2 Plastic Jugs - Clear

pickup

none

Please remove cap, empty and rinse containers.

#2 Plastic Jugs - Colored

pickup

none

Please remove cap, empty and rinse containers.

#2 Rigid Plastics

pickup

none

#3 Plastic Bottles

pickup

none

#3 Rigid Plastics

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

#4 Plastic Bottles

pickup

none

#4 Rigid Plastics

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

#5 Plastic Bottles

pickup

none

#5 Plastic Caps

pickup

none

#5 Rigid Plastics

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

#6 Plastic Bottles

pickup

none

#6 Rigid Plastics

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers. This site does not accept Styrofoam.

#7 Plastic Bottles

pickup

none

#7 Rigid Plastics

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

Aluminum Beverage Cans

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

Aluminum Food Cans

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

Aluminum Lids

pickup

none

Blue Glass Beverage Containers

pickup

none

Blue Glass Containers

pickup

none

Blueprints

pickup

none

Booklets

pickup

none

This site accept hardback/paperback books.

Brochures

pickup

none

Brown Glass Beverage Containers

pickup

none

Please remove cap, empty and rinse containers.

Brown Glass Containers

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

Cardstock

pickup

none

Catalogs

pickup

none

Chipboard

pickup

none

Clear Glass Beverage Containers

pickup

none

Please remove cap, empty and rinse containers.

Clear Glass Containers

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

Construction Paper

pickup

none

Corrugated Cardboard

pickup

none

Please flatten cardboard boxes.

Drink Boxes

pickup

none

Envelopes

pickup

none

Gift Boxes

pickup

none

Glassine

pickup

none

Green Glass Beverage Containers

pickup

none

Please remove cap, empty and rinse containers.

Green Glass Containers

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

Greeting Cards

pickup

none

Kraft Paper

pickup

none

Magazines

pickup

none

Mail

pickup

none

Manila Folders

pickup

none

Metal Paint Cans

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

Milk and Juice Cartons

pickup

none

Mixed Paper

pickup

none

This site accepts unwanted mail.

Newspaper

pickup

none

This site accepts newspaper inserts.

Newspaper Inserts

pickup

none

Office Paper

pickup

none

Paper Bags

pickup

none

Paper Egg Cartons

pickup

none

Paper Labels

pickup

none

Paper Sleeves

pickup

none

Paper Tubes

pickup

none

Paperback Books

pickup

none

Paperboard

pickup

none

Pesticide Containers

pickup

none

Phone Books

pickup

none

Shredded Paper

pickup

none

Place in clear plastic bags.

Steel Cans

pickup

none

Please empty and rinse containers.

Steel Lids

pickup

none

Window Envelopes

pickup

none

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