Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Free curbside recycling for all

DeKalb County Commissioners have voted to make the recycling program free for all residents. The AJC reports that
The current recycling rate has already added 16 years to the 70-year life expectancy of the landfill. Continue reading @ AJC
New subscribers still need to contact the sanitation department to be added to the pick-up (404-294-2900 or

For additional information on DeKalb's recycling program see the County's recycling brochure (pdf file). The County accepts all grades of paper (from plain to glossy, from junk mail to phone books to cardboard), all glass, and CLEAN plastic containers (coded 1-7). Pick-up is on Wednesdays.