Heartland Waste also provides curbside recycling collection services for City of Richmond residents. To sign up for this service, please fill out an Application for Optional Curbside Recycling and return to City Hall. Senior Citizens enrolled in the discount program can receive this service at no charge.
Acceptable and Non-Acceptable Recycling Materials:
- Metal Containers:
Steel and tin food and beverage cans. Aluminum cans. Please rinse.
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.)
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
This list can also be found at www.heartlandwaste.com.