Single Stream Recycling in CT

Single Stream Recycling in CT - An Overview

single stream recycling in ct

Single Stream Recycling is a new system of recycling in CT that takes the two recycling “streams”- mixed paper and commingled containers- and combines them into one bin. This system increases the ease and convenience of recycling so that more people will participate and contribute to the Zero Waste policy.

Single Stream Recycling in CT involves the following materials:

  • Cardboard
  • White Office Paper
  • Envelopes
  • Mixed Paper
  • Scrap & Shredded Paper
  • Magazines
  • Catalogs
  • Newspaper Ads & Post Cards
  • Clean Milk Cartons
  • Clean Drink Boxes
  • Cereal Boxes
  • All Plastic #'s 1-7
  • Clean Cans
  • Aluminum Pots, Pans, Foil & Cans
  • Glass of All Colors