Residential Waste & Recycle Collection Guidelines for Augusta Square
WASTE COLLECTION GUIDELINES:
V.F. Waste Services will provide garage (door-to-door) pickup for regular household waste on Tuesdays and Fridays beginning Tuesday December 4th 2012. V.F. Waste Services will collect a maximum daily pick-up limit of eight (8) items composing of normal household garbage and heavy/bulky items. The heavy/bulky items will be collected once a week on Friday. Please limit your heavy/bulky items to no more than 3 items on each Friday. No commercial landscape or construction debris will be collected.
RECYCLE COLLECTION GUIDELINES:
V.F. Waste Services will provide door-to-door garage recycle service to Augusta Square Condos beginning Thursday December 6th 2012. V.F. Waste will provide 1–21 gallon recycle bin to each household. In addition, each household can add two more containers for recycling. You can purchase extra recycle bin(s) from us at $15.00 per bin. Your recycle bins are not part of trash item limit.
Below is a list of the items that we will accept and not accept for recycle collection.......
Paper (Place in paper bag to prevent loose paper from flying. Do not put in plastic bags) Carbonless forms, tissue role cores Clean pizza boxes, soda and beer boxes Envelopes, junk mail, paper bags Newspaper, magazines, catalogs, annual reports Shredded paper strips Telephone books, paper egg cartons White, colored and fax paper
Metals Aluminum beverage cans, tin/steel food & pet food cans, aluminium foil, pie pans and trays, and metal jar lids rinsed out prior to placing in recycling bin
GLASS (Please rinse and drain glass as much as possible before placing out for pick-up.) We will accept household glass items purchased at the grocery store such as jars, glass bottles, wine bottles, glass beer bottles etc. We will accept the most common color such as clear, brown and green.(We will not accept window/door glass, glass plates, table glass or glass products used for placing cooked foods.)
Flattened Cardboard Corrugated cardboard boxes broken down, cereal, food, detergent, pet food, etc.
(Check for recycling seal #1 thru #5 and #7, please rinse and remove the lid – lid can go in bin) Bleach & detergent containers Butter & ice cream tubs Clean plastic flower pots Dish, shampoo, lotions, soap bottles Household cleaning containers Milk, juice and cooking oil jugs Soda & water bottles Yogurt cups & microwave trays Orange prescription pill bottles (please double check recycle # on bottom and must wash out residue)
Thin Plastic Grocery store bags, dry cleaning bags, produce bags, plastic sleeve from newspaper
Items not accepted at this time: Batteries Biohazard Ceramic items or porcelain Computer Parts Medical Waste Styrofoam
PAPER not accepted: Disposable diapers, food-encrusted pizza boxes, cereal box liners, food/seed bags, photographs, foil greeting cards, slick-coated frozen food boxes, tissue paper, foil gift wrap, hardback books, Tyvek envelopes, food contaminated paper plates, cups and napkins.
METALS not accepted: Paint and aerosol containers, pesticide & chemical containers, oil filters & batteries, syringes & needles.
PLASTICS not accepted: anti-freeze & motor oil containers, pesticide & chemical containers, plastics with no recycling symbol, toys, laundry baskets, and unsanitary containers.
WASTE AND RECYCLE PICKUP WILL BE DELAYED TO THE NEXT SCHEDULED COLLECTION DAY WHEN YOUR COLLECTION DAY FALLS ON THE FOLLOWING HOLIDAYS: NEW YEAR’S DAY, GOOD FRIDAY, THANKSGIVING DAY & CHRISTMAS DAY
We greatly appreciate your time and cooperation. If you have any further questions about or service please contact our Customer Service Department at 713-787-9790 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website at www.vfwasteservices.com. Our hours of operation are Monday thru Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
We are also open on Saturdays from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Our mailing address is V.F. Waste Services, Inc., PO Box 773107, Houston, Texas 77215.