• Confirm your collection day and see what is being picked up.

  • Find out how you can obtain new and/or additional blue and black boxes for your home.

  • Most paper and cardboard goes in your black box. Find a complete list here.
  • Most glass, metal and plastic and cartons go in your blue box. Find a complete list here.

  • Not sure if an item belongs in your blue box, black box, green bin or the garbage?  Use the Waste Explorer to find out how to dispose of thousands of different items.

  • Recycling keeps trash out of our landfills, and the items we use every day are re-used to make new stuff. Find out how recycling works.

Not all materials can be thrown in the garbage. There are many items the City does not collect at the curb. These can include: