All recycling MUST be clean and have no waste in it. The food waste contaminates the recycling turning it into garbage.
All packing material MUST be removed prior to boxes being put out for recycling. Styrofoam, plastic peanuts and assorted bubble wrap are not recyclable and MUSTbe thrown in the garbage. This includes the tape used to secure packaging.
All envelopes that have bubble wrap or plastic protection on the inside cannot be recycled and must also be placed in the garbage.