WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO AVOID CONTAMINATION IN THE RECYCLING CONTAINER?

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News Date: 
December 9, 2021

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO AVOID CONTAMINATION IN THE RECYCLING CONTAINER?

If a contaminant is present in the recycling container, the quality of the recyclables is reduced or eliminated. This gives the recyclables a lower market value and the local recycling program suffers as a result. This results in an increased cost of service to the residents of Salinas.