Find out from the source, once and for all, what can be recycled and how to sort smarter!
We’ve all been there—staring at the trash can trying to decide if it’s worth the extra time and effort to wash out that jar and recycle it. Recycling can seem inconvenient when there isn’t enough room in bins or when you’re unsure whether something can even be recycled at all. Let’s take care of that last one right now.
Paper, Cardboard, etc.
Plastics, Glass, Metals, etc.
Waste pickup in Alachua County and the City of Gainesville is currently serviced Monday–Thursday. Please call the Office of Waste Collection at (352) 338-3233 and provide your address to determine your pickup day.
For more information, please review our Let’s Talk Trash – Residential Recycling and Trash Disposal Guide.