What happens to recyclables after they are collected from the curb?
Once collected, recyclables are taken to the County's Materials Recycling Facility where the materials are sorted and are either crushed (glass) or baled (newspaper, plastic, aluminum and steel) for shipment to markets. For more information, please visit our Residential Recycling Program Page.

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1. Where do I call to obtain information about the recent changes in trash collection services for county residents?
2. Where can I review frequently asked questions regarding the county's new ban policy on plastic bags/film in the Residential Curbside Single-Stream Recycling Program?
3. If my refuse or recycling collection day falls on a holiday, when is the next collection day?
4. What happens to recyclables after they are collected from the curb?
5. Who do I call to find out my recycling and trash collection days?
6. How can I get bulky trash items picked up?
7. How do I dispose of items such as oil-based paints and pesticides?
8. Is it ok to leave grass clippings on our lawn?