Do I need to rinse my recyclables?

Yes. A light rinse helps remove contaminates from the recyclables. Clean material has more value. Rinsing will also reduce odor buildup in your recycling container.

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1. What items can I put in my recycling container?
2. Do I need to remove the lids from plastic and glass bottles and jars?
3. Do I need to rinse my recyclables?
4. How can I get the little black insert replaced?
5. I am a new resident and do not have a recycling container, or I need to have my recycling container replaced. How can I get one?
6. How can I recycle if I am a commercial business?