Recycling is undoubtedly an important process to the natural environment. It is also important that we recycle the right things and properly prepare the materials.
For example, paper, cardboard, clean plastic containers, metal food cans, glass bottles and jars are acceptable items for recycling. You can visit What goes where? a online search tool to find out what goes where or where to disposal of an item.
For more information about recycling in Calgary, please visit: http://www.calgary.ca/UEP/WRS/Pages/Recycling-information/Residential-services/Blue-cart-recycling/What-Can-You-Recycle.aspx