More Recycling In Glen Ridge

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j0440104Thanks to our neighbors at Baristanet for bringing this one to our attention. Glen Ridge has announced that, beginning January 1, its trash hauler will pick up recyclables curbside every week, instead of twice a month.

That means, for those of you still scratching your heads over Verona’s collection calendar, that Glen Ridge residents can put all their recyclables out with their regular garbage. No sorting. That includes corrugated cardboard and a few categories of recyclables that we can’t even recycle up at Commerce Court, such as all plastics, numbers 1 through 7. (Verona only accepts plastics with code 1 and 2.)

There’s a trade-off, the story notes: Fewer pickups of bulky items. But we’d gladly accept that to make every-day recycling easier.

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Virginia Citrano
Virginia Citranohttps://myveronanj.com
Virginia Citrano grew up in Verona. She moved away to write and edit for The Wall Street Journal’s European edition, Institutional Investor, Crain’s New York Business and Forbes.com. Since returning to Verona, she has volunteered for school, civic and religious groups, served nine years on the Verona Environmental Commission and is now part of Sustainable Verona. She co-founded MyVeronaNJ in 2009. You can reach Virginia at [email protected]

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