What can I recycle in Newport News VA?
- Cans – beverage and food cans (emptied and rinsed)
- Bottles, Jugs and Jars – plastic and glass, including lids (emptied and rinsed)
- Paperboard items – pantry item boxes (i.e. cereal and cracker boxes), file folders.
- Cardboard – flatten boxes; No larger than 3′ x 3′
Do I have to pay to dump at the landfill in Newport News VA? Newport News residents paying a Solid Waste User Fee may dispose of trash and/or tires. No more than 6 cubic yards of household trash and bulk waste is allowed per week. A maximum of 4 light duty tires (without rims) may be brought in per week, with a maximum of 12 per year. No contractor trash is accepted.
How do I dispose of paint in Newport News VA? If more than a ¼ can, pour paint into bag of mortar mix or kitty litter to solidify, reseal, place in plastic bag, then place in garbage container. If paint is hardened, scrape it out into a plastic bag, and dispose of in regular trash.
How do I dispose of old TV in my area? Look for a local recycling facility that is equipped to handle TV recycling. E-cycling Central is a great resource that can help you find a recycling depot near you. Or, you can check to see if the manufacturer of your old TV has a recycling program.