Holiday waste recycling tips

As you clean up after unwrapping holiday presents, here are some tips from waste hauler Republic Services on what can be recycled, and what should be reused or tossed in the garbage can:

Gift bags: Recycle or reuse (if uncoated). Toss or reuse (if embellished).

Ribbons and bows: Toss or reuse.

Boxes: Recycle or reuse.

Wrapping paper: Recycle if uncoated. Toss if glossy or embellished.

Tissue paper: Recycle.

Cellophane: Toss.


  1. ThisI info should have been sent out 2 weeks ago. Most of the households have already cleaned their living rooms and house recycle bins. Then this info sent out every other day

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