Can we put plastic grocery bags, like those used at the checkout to sack our groceries, in our weekly blue recycling bag?
Solid Waste Services can now accept grocery bags in the blue bags for recycling. These shopping bags also can be returned to most grocery stores and placed in a container usually located at the entrance, if that is more convenient.

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1. Can we put plastic grocery bags, like those used at the checkout to sack our groceries, in our weekly blue recycling bag?
2. Can we put grocery produce plastic bags, such as the ones found in a grocery store's produce department, in in our weekly blue bag?
3. Can we put styrofoam in the blue bag?
4. Is it OK to put food waste in the recycling blue bag, or should we wash plastic containers, such as yogurt containers, before putting them in the blue bag?
5. Can food-contaminated paper or styrofoam plates, napkins and paper towels be recycled?