SOUTH ORANGE RECYCLING www.southorange.org/singlestream SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING BEGINS JULY 11, 2012 In This Issue recently awarded a contract to Single Stream 1 Giordano Recycling which provides for collection of the entire Village on a Recycling Center 1 single day, which will eliminate the past requirement of having separate Contact Information 2 zones. and Policies Important details about the new Toter Containers 2 single stream recycling are found within this pamphlet, including lists of Permitted Materials 3 Beginning on July 11, 2012, South permitted and prohibited materials, Orange will provide curbside “Single policies for inclement weather and Prohibited Materials 3 Stream” recycling collection to our holidays, procedures in the event of residents on the 2nd and 4th missed collections including contact 2012 Calendar 4 Wednesday of every month. . Single information for Giordano Recycling, stream recycling eliminates the need to information on permitted containers separate recyclables and permits the and required methods of placement of commingling of all items into a single materials for collection, as well asSpecial points of inter- container for collection. Single stream information on the continuedest: also expands the list of materials operations at the Village Recycling Single Stream Eliminates eligible for recycling. By combining Center. This information can always the Need to Separate all recyclables, single stream recycling be viewed at www.southorange.org/ Recyclables provides two collection dates per singlestream Recycling Center Remains month for all materials. The Village Open Toter Containers will be Recycling Center Remains Open Required The South Orange Recycling Center located dropped off. The facility will continue to Collection Village Wide on at the Public Works Depot on Walton be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2nd and 4th Wednesdays Avenue will remain open for business. 8 AM to 4 PM and on Saturdays from 8 Collection of recyclables at the Recycling AM to Noon. For additional information Center WILL NOT be single stream. It will on the Recycling Center Hours and continue to be source separated when Policies, call 973-378-7741, Ext. 221.
Page 2 South Orange Single Stream Recycling 2012 Single Stream Information and Contacts INCLEMENT WEATHERIn the event of inclement weather on a recycling day, the material will be collected the following day un-less residents are notified of other arrangements, which will be via the Village website, email or othermeans. HOLIDAYSShould a collection day fall on a Holiday, the recycling will be collected on the following day. MISSED COLLECTIONS AND COMPLAINTSIf your recycling is not collected, please notify the contractor, Giordano Recycling, at 1-800-216-2250, Ext.13 or by email at email@example.com. ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONAdditional Single Stream Information, call 973-378-7741 ext. 226 or www.southorange.org/singlestream ORDER YOUR Toter Containers Required The new single stream prices are shown below. period the Village will TOTER recycling program will Containers may permit the continued use require the use of Toter also be available at home of the previously issued CONTAINER NOW brand recycling containers. improvement stores or other Toters and recycling 973-378-7741 Containers can be retail outlets. However, they containers. However, all purchased from the must be blue or green new and replacement Ext. 1 Village at our wholesale containers manufactured by containers must comply price. Three sizes are “To te r Industrie s” as with the new available to meet the depicted below, and must requirements. varying needs of different bear a recycling logo. T o te rs c an be households. The sizes and During the transitional purchased at the Department of Public Works located at 300 Walton Avenue, South Orange, Monday-Friday between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Payment must be made by check. Upon payment, your Toter will be delivered free of charge to your home on the nex t available delivery date. Toter order forms 96 Gallons 64 Gallons 48 Gallons are available at $ 70 $65 $60 www.southorange.org/ singlestream or by calling 973-378-7741 Ext. 221.
South Orange Single Stream Recycling 2012 Page 3 Introducing Single Stream Recycling What Makes it So Easy? No More Sorting W ith single streamsort or separate them. Simplyare placed in the samerecyclable and collectedawithoutthe resident having to recycling, all recyclable items place all permitted container materials in singlecontainer and placed it at the curb on the second and fourth Wednesday each month. Its that easy, no sorting,no separating, no mess! Metals MATERIALS ACCEPTED Glass Food and Beverage Containers Food and Beverage Containers Made from Aluminum, Bimetal, FOR SINGLE STREAM Plastics Ferrous and Steel Plastic Cups and Plates Aluminum Foil Soda and Drink Bottles Soda and Beverage Cans Narrow-Neck Containers with Pots and Pans Resin ID Numbers 1 though 7 Mixed Paper/Corrugated Wide-Mouth Containers such as Cardboard Peanut Butter, Yogurt, Sour All Paper Cream, Mayonaise, Margarine Newspapers and Inserts tubs Magazines and Catalogs Shrink Wrap Corrugated Cardboard Prescription bottles (empty) (Excess or oversized carboard may be flattened and tied and placed alongside the Toter.) Food Package Boxes MATERIALS NOT ACCEPTED FOR SINGLE STREAM (The inclusion of any prohibited items will result in recycling not being collected) Mirrors, windows, auto or plate glass Batteries of Any Kind Iron, Steel or Scrap Metal Light Bulbs Paints, Pesticides, or Chemicals VHS, Cassettes or other Tapes Ceramics, Dishware or Pyrex Organic Material Appliances Electronics or Electrical Equipment Food Waste Motor Oil, Fluids or Anti-Freeze, Wire of any Kind including Containers Styrofoam or To Go Food Containers Labels, Stickers or Adhesive Backed Hazardous Waste Needles, Syringes or Medical Waste Paper
Tow ns hip o f So ut h Or a ng e V i lla g e Presorted Standard101 South Orange Avenue U.S. Postage PaidSouth Orange, NJ 07079 Newark, NJ Permit No. 7081 Postal Customer Local 07079 * * * IMPORTANT SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING INFORMATION * * * 2012 SINGLE STREAM RECYCLING CALENDAR JULY AUGUST S M T W T F S S M T W T F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 4 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 29 30 31 26 27 28 29 30 31 SEPTEMBER OCTOBER S M T W T F S S M T W T F S 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 28 29 30 31 30 NOVEMBER DECEMBER S M T W T F S S M T W T F S 1 2 3 1 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 25 26 27 28 29 30 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31