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Prescription Pill Bottles Are Recyclable

One prescription pill bottle not placed in the curbside recycling bin won’t make much of a difference but Americans fill about 4 billion prescriptions every year. Couple that with the millions of over the counter medications sold annually and the value of recycling pill bottles is clear.

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Five Steps to Safe and Efficient Collection

County Waste and Recycling, Clifton Park, NY, strives to assure the complete safety of our customers, our employees and the public in all our operations.  Protection from accident or injury is paramount in all we do.

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County Waste Vets Recruits Vets

County Waste & Recycling was one of the participating employers recruiting vets at the Veterans Job Fair in Albany, New York on April 26, 2017.

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Prescription Drug Take-Back on April 29

Accidental exposure to medications can be a problem in the United States and it’s often in homes with young children, so it’s important to dispose of expired and old medications in the home as they present an unnecessary health risk.

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Cardboard Recycling at County Waste and Recycling

Recycled cardboard becomes just about what you’d expect: more cardboard, paper products, newspapers and much, much more. Today, the Environmental Protection Agency estimates there is about 30 million tons of corrugated cardboard generated each year.

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Christmas Bike Promise 2016

Each Christmas, County Waste and Recycling in Clifton Park participates in the Christmas Bike Promise.  This year County Waste was able to donate 153 bikes to 9 different charities in the Capital District.

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Recycling Empty Aerosol Cans

Can Aerosol Cans be Recycled? Yes. But do it right

Aerosol cans are fairly simple – the can is made of steel or aluminum and contains a product – like hair spray, shaving cream, paint, or whipped cream - to be dispensed.

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