Garbage & Recycling
Garbage and Recycling curbside pick-up is available to all residents in the communities of St. Jean-Baptiste, Letellier and St. Joseph.
 
Garbage curbside pick-up is on every Wednesday for all 3 communities.
Recycling curbside pick-up is every second Thursday in St. Jean-Baptiste and every second Tuesday in Letellier and St. Joseph.
 
Recycling Bins are located for your convenience at the St. Jean Nuisance Grounds, Letellier Nuisance Grounds, and St. Joseph Coop.
 
 

 

PLEASE PLACE ALL YOUR RECYCLABLES IN

BLUE   RECYCLING  BINS

(the use of recycling bags IS NOT required)

***ONLY SORTING ASKED – Please try to keep paper separate***

 

THE FOLLOWING MATERIALS ACCEPTED IN OUR RECYCLING FACILITY ARE:

1) ALUMINUM BEVERAGE CANS (Pop/Beer/etc.):

2) TIN CANS:

3) PAPER:     All newspapers, flyers, books, magazines, office paper, phone books & wrapping paper

4) CARDBOARD:  All cardboard (PLEASE FLATTEN)

5) MILK CARTONS & TETRA-PAK JUICE BOXES:

6) GLASS AND JARS:  Bottles and jars

7) PLASTICS:PLEASE REMOVE ALL CAPS

#1 – Soft drink bottles

#2 – Milk jugs, ice cream pails, margarine, yogurt, pill, shampoo, liquid laundry detergent containers, etc.

#4, #5 and #7 – Margarine, Ketchup & MISC containers

 

For sanitary/safety reasons PLEASE RINSE ALL CONTAINERS

PLEASE CHECK BOTTOM OF CONTAINERS FOR THE FOLLOWING SYMBOLS:

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PLEASE KEEP RECYCLING BAGS AT A MAXIMUM WEIGHT OF 10 KG (20 LBS).

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*****WE DO NOT RECYCLE THE FOLLOWING*****   

 All Styrofoam (including egg containers), used paper plates & napkins, tissues, diapers, food scraps, plastic bags, etc.

Any bags or boxes containing any of these garbage items or are over 20lbs will be left behind

 

WE DO NOT RECYCLE THE FOLLOWING PLASTICS:

Any #3, or #6, motor oil containers or any containers that carry these symbols     Logo, icon Description automatically generated     (danger or combustable)

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There is no charge for curbside pickup within town limits.  For all other residents, wishing to recycle, there are depots systems at your local landfill sites or bring your recyclables directly to

 EPIC / SMILE of St. Malo Depot at 120 St. Malo Street, St. Malo.