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Posted on: July 14, 2017

Simple Recycling program changes to orange bags

Simple Recycling Orange

Simple Recycling, a program that picks up recycling throughout Taylor and many other communities in the Detroit region, is switching to orange bags. The company previously used green bags.

View the company's latest mailer here

The company offers a convenient curbside recycling collection in addition to the services provided by GFL. Simple Recycling and GFL are two separate organizations.

When it comes to recycling, Simple Recycling points out that 85 percent of all clothing ends up in landfills, and only 15 percent is recycled or donated. The company, which has trucks circulating throughout the community. offers an easy alternative.

It suggests that households place the large orange bags in their closets and fill them with clothing and accessories that they want to discard. On your regular collection day, place the orange bag out at curbside by 7:30 a.m. and drivers will pick up the bags and leave replacement bags behind.

If you need additional bags, click here or call (866) 835-5068.

Click here to learn more
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