Will be collected curbside on your scheduled collection day. Recycling carts must be out no earlier than7:00pm the evening before and no later than 7:00am on collection day. Items need to be loose - DO NOT bag recyclables
Following are acceptable items for recycling that will be picked up on your scheduled day:
Food grade aluminum and steel cans- emptied and rinsed
Food grade cartons- emptied, rinsed and caps on.
Glass bottles- emptied and rinsed.
Paper, Boxes, and flatten cardboard.
Cardboard- all packing materials removed and boxes completely flatten.
Plastic bottles and jugs emptied, rinsed, and caps on.
Items that can’t be recycled
Shredded paper can be disposed of at the following locations:
Clothing- Please contact Simple Recycling at (866) 835-5068
Styrofoam and take out containers
Plastic produce containers
Hoses and ropes
Cups, lids, and utensils
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) - 1st full week of each month
Oil based and acrylic paints- NO LATEX PAINT
Old fuel and chemicals
Old motor or food oil
Computers and printers
If you cannot wait until your collection day, Solon residents may bring these items to the Service Department Monday- Friday from 8:00 AM -11:00 AM and 12 Noon- 3:00 PM.
Please contact the Solid Waste Manager Mike Gelardi, at the Service Department 440-248-5834, if you have any questions regarding recycling.