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Anchorage Solid Waste Services

Serves Anchorage - http://www.muni.org/departments/sws/pages/default.aspx
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Everything you need to know to become an informed recycler in Anchorage. Scan the summaries to the left then click the links to the company or agency's website for more detailed information.

Curbside Quick Reference

Plastic #1 - PETEPlastic #2 - HDPEAluminumCardboardPaperSteel

Drop Off Quick Reference

Plastic #1 - PETEPlastic #2 - HDPEAluminumCardboardPaperSteelThin Film Plastics - #4

Recyclable Plastics

Only #1 and #2 plastics are accepted - plastics must have a screw top and a neck. Not accepted: plastics #3-#7, lids, caps, Styrofoam, tubs, trays and clamshells.

Recyclable Paper

Glossy paper, envelopes, cereal and cracker boxes, magazines, catalogs, newspaper, phone books, junk mail, brochures, white and colored paper, glossy paper and corrugated cardboard. Not accepted: Aseptic packages, waxed cardboard, and paper cups, plates, napkins, towels and boxes.

What's Recyclable? http://www.muni.org/Departments/SWS/curbside/Pages/acceptablerecyclables.aspx
Service Area Maps http://www.muni.org/Departments/SWS/Documents/SWS_Assm_11x17.pdf
Other Notes Up to 5 gallons of oil will be accepted at all SWS facilities. For more information on Hazardous waste go to http://www.muni.org/Departments/SWS/Pages/HazardousWaste.aspx.
Phone 907-343-6262
Address 1111 E 56th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99518
Last Updated 2011-03-20 19:00:05

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