Omaha Recycling Holiday Tips

city of omaha recycling programRecycling Omaha | Dump Holiday Discard

The holidays generate plenty of Earth-friendly recycling options. Instead of throwing away,  consider filling the green recycling bin the city provides. If it is full, one option is to place paper recyclables in a paper bag or small box for pickup.

Reminder. The city of Omaha recently sent a holiday-focused email blast to subscribers explaining what you can recycle.

  • Wrapping paper
  • Cards
  • Aerosol cans
  • Paper egg cartons
  • Boxes
  • Plastic bottles
  • Newspapers
  • Juice and soup boxes
  • Milk jugs
  • Detergent bottles
  • Soda bottles
  • Tin cans

Big Recycler? | Free Green Bins Avail

If you’re an active recycling aficionado, great job! Consider picking up another free bin. If yours is damaged, you may obtain a new one and ask for a recycling bin disposal label. After affixing the label, leave the damaged bin at the curb for pick up. It will be recycled, too. image-earth-day-omaha-2013

For Elk Creeking Crossing, here’s where to go for a new recycling bin or disposal label.

Saddlebrook Branch Library – NW Omaha
14850 Laurel Avenue
Hours | Mon: closed | T-Thur: 8a-8p | Fri: 8a-5p | Sat: 9a-4p | Sun: closed
Hours may change without notice.