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What is Recycling?? Recycling is the process of collecting and processing materials that would otherwise be thrown away as trash and turning them into new products. Recycling can benefit your community and the environment.

Benefits of Recycling  Reduces the amount of waste sent to landfills     

and incinerators; Conserves natural resources such as timber, water, and minerals; Prevents pollution by reducing the need to collect new raw materials; Saves energy; Reduces greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global climate change; Helps sustain the environment for future generations;

Why Recycle?? An average American generates nearly 1 ton of trash a year, but all that waste doesn't have to go to the landfill. We want you to recycle your bottles, cans, paper and more! Rumpke offers a convenient curbside recycling program in East Cleveland, giving customers a means to reduce the amount of trash sent to the landfill.

City of East Cleveland Waste Removal/Recycling Service

Source: Rumpke website

The City of East Cleveland provides weekly trash removal and curb side recycling. Waste Removal Services

THANK YOU FOR RECYCLING

Provided by:

RUMPKE

For More information on Curbside Recycling Contact: City of East Cleveland Service Department 216-681-2419 Rumpke 1-800-828-8171 www.rumpke.com

Remember to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District 216-443-374 ww.cuyahogaswd.org

City of East Cleveland Service Department 1610 Eddy Road East Cleveland, Ohio 44112 216-681-2419 Gary A. Norton Jr. Mayor


ACCEPTABLE ITEMS TO RECYCLE  Paper Products: news papers with

inserts, junk mail, magazines, telephone books, cardboard boxes, brown paper bags, office and computer paper, envelopes with and without windows, paperboard (i.e. cereal boxes and beverage cartons) folders and catalogs.  Plastic Bottles:

all bottles and jugs such as soda bottles, water bottles, milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, ketchup bottles, salad dressing bottles, shampoo bottles and contact solution bottles. (no need to remove labels, please remove caps).  Glass Bottles:

brown, clear, green and blue (no need to remove labels).  Aluminum Cans:

beverage and food cans  Steel Cans: food

and soup cans and aerosol cans with tips removed (no need to remove labels)

RECYCLING RUMPKE is the official waste removal and recycling service provider for The City of East Cleveland. Preparing for Pick Up We encourage you to place your items at the curb or collection the evening prior to your pick-up day. All trash and Recycling must be placed at the curb before 7 a.m. on your collection day.

FREE BAG PROGRAM Recycling is easy with the bag program. Each residence can place a recycling bag at the curb for recycling. The recycling bags are available for pick-up at the East Cleveland Service Garage 1610 Eddy Road

Bulky Items Rumpke will collect bulky household items such as beds, furniture, appliances and white goods, from the curb on your regular trash collection day. Please Call Rumpke 24-hours in advance to schedule a bulk item pick-up. Hazardous Materials Rumpke is not legally permitted to collect any items deemed hazardous, including tires and automotive batteries. Please contact the Cuyahoga County Solid Waste District at 216-443-3749 for more information about handling these items.

Residents can also use their own bags to recycle, a clear bag is preferred but the small blue grocery store bags are also acceptable. Please place them on the side of your cans do not mix recyclables with your regular trash Place them about 2 ft away from your cans and/or trash bags.

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