Curbside Recycling

Heartland Waste also provides curbside recycling collection services for City of Richmond residents.  To sign up for this service, please fill out an 
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Acceptable and Non-Acceptable Recycling Materials:

  • Metal Containers:
    Steel and tin food and beverage cans. Aluminum cans. Please rinse.
  • Plastics:
    We accept all plastics with the recycling symbol on them #1through #7, such as milk, juice, soda, and water bottles. As well as, mixed colored plastics: laundry detergent, fabric softener, bleach, shampoo and dish washing detergent bottles. Wal-Mart bags are accepted. Please rinse out and remove all caps and lids.

    • HDPE Bottles that cannot be accepted include: Oil Bottles, Miscellaneous automotive product bottles (gas treatment, brake fluids, hydraulic fluid, etc.)
  • Newspapers/Magazines:
    Bundled with string or placed in a paper sack.
  • Cardboard & Chipboard Boxes:
    Old cardboard containers and chip board boxes: cereal boxes and other food boxes. Please flatten. This also includes packing paper.
  • Mixed Office Paper:
    White paper, envelopes, card stock, and computer paper.
  • Glass & Styrofoam not accepted

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