What does Birmingham recycle? Accepted items: Paper: Junk mail, magazines, office paper, newspaper, cardboard. Metal: Aluminum cans, steel cans, tin cans. Plastic #1: Soft drink bottles, water bottles, mouthwash bottles, plastic jars.
How do I get rid of a mattress in Birmingham AL?
- GoLoadUp.com (In-Home Mattress Removal/Recycle -$80)
- City Of Birmingham Bulky Item Pickup – FREE.
- Birmingham City Landfill – (Drop-off)
- List Your Mattress on Bham Craigslist.
- DIY Mattress Recycling.
Where does Birmingham recycling go? What happens to my recycling? The materials from your recycling bin (excluding paper and card from the paper pod) go to a Material Recovery Facility (MRF) to be sorted and separated so they can be sent to reprocessors to be turned into new products.
How do you dispose of cardboard boxes in Birmingham? Please make sure you break down any large cardboard boxes as our crews will not collect these or any other waste type left outside a wheelie bin. You should put your recycling out at the front of your property between 3:30pm the day before your collection is due, and 5am on the day of your collection.