§ 113-9 - Mandatory recycling and separation.

§ 113-9 - Mandatory recycling and separation.

  1. Corrugated cardboard shall be separated, kept clean and dry, cut to a size as required by the town and flattened for deposit at the designated area.
    1. Staples, nylon tape, string or other foreign materials shall be removed, insofar as is reasonably possible.
    2. Waxed or treated cardboard and all paperboard shall not be separated for deposit under this section.
    3. Commercial haulers shall provide their customers with separate containers marked exclusively for use with card board and deliver corrugated cardboard in the manner prescribed above and on days and at times designated by the Town of Conway.
  2. Aluminum cans shall be separated and rinsed for deposit at the designated area. Crushing will provide additional space for the user and is encouraged. Such items as aluminum foil and plates are not accepted at the current time.
  3. Glass shall be deposited in a designated area. Material shall be rinsed and caps removed. Such items as windshields, painted glass, light bulbs, etc., are not accepted at the current time.
  4. Newsprint and magazines shall be kept clean, dry and free of junk mail for deposit in the designated areas.
  5. Burnable material, such as tree limbs under five (5) inches in diameter, and brush, shall be separated and deposited in the area designated for controlled burning. Scrap wood, painted wood, pressure-treated wood, stained wood, etc., shall not be accepted in this area and shall be classified as demolition material.
  6. Construction/demolition debris shall be separated for deposit in designated, approved areas.
  7. Tires and tubes shall be separated and deposited in a designed area. Tires > 24 inches will not be accepted.
  8. Metal (appliances, pipe, wire, springs, auto parts, miscellaneous scrap metal) shall be separated and deposited in a designated area. All hazardous capacitors shall be removed from appliances prior to disposal at site.
  9. Propane tanks shall be separated and deposited in a designated area.
  10. Car batteries shall be separated and deposited in a designated area.
  11. Motor Oil shall be poured into the container provided by the Town.
  12. High-density polyethylene plastic, HDPE and Polyethylene terphthalate plastic, PET, shall be rinsed and the caps removed and shall be deposited in the designated area.
  13. Not Used.
  14. Other materials may be designated for voluntary recycling in the future by the Town of Conway.
  15. Mixed paper shall consist of all paper and paperboard excluding newsprint and magazines and shall be deposited in the designated area.
  16. Leaves and grass clippings shall be placed on the compost pile.
Mandatory recycling and separation.

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113-9