Waste Management Collection Guidelines

Recycling Guide 2022
Posted on 03/10/2022
Waste Management Collection Guidelines

Do you recycled in the City of Monroe?

Waste Management has a convenient waste collections and recycling guideline for city residents.  The guide serves as a reference for collection days, types of materials collected for recycling, bulk items collection, and cart/container placement. Please follow the link below to view the updated guide.

Items that are not accepted for recycling include:  Plastic Bags, Plastic Food Wrappers, Plastic without Numbers, Greasy Food Containers, Food or Liquid Waste, Yard Waste, Construction Debris, Scrap Metal, Hazardous Waste, Electronics, Cables or Batteries, Diapers, Tissue, Bio-hazardous Waste, Light Bulbs, Ceramics, Dishes or Mirrors, Hoses, Toys, Clothes, Shoes, Tools, Plastic Straws, Styrofoam, To-Go Lids, Holiday Decorations, Hardback Books.

Also, please dispose of face coverings, gloves, tissues, paper towels and wipes in the garbage. These items are not part of our recycling program.

Additional information on garbage collection, recycling, and yard waste collection can be found on our Garbage/Recycling page, linked below.

Questions or concerns? Please contact our Department of Public Services staff at 734.384.9125.