Does Montgomery AL have recycling?

Does Montgomery AL have recycling?

WHAT CAN I RECYCLE? Residents may recycle paper (no shredded), aluminum, steel cans, glass, cardboard and all plastics. For more information, please visit our department’s Recycling link.

Is glass recyclable in Alabama?

It’s everywhere. Everywhere but in our recycling bins, and that’s because the majority of waste services in Alabama don’t recycle glass.

What can you recycle in Alabama?


  • Cans: Aluminum (soda, beer) – place in the green compactor. Steel (soup, tuna, veggies, etc.)
  • Paper Products: Clean recyclable paper products. Shredded paper must be bagged.
  • Plastic Bottles: Empty and rinsed #1 bottles and cups only.
  • Used Cooking Oil/Grease: Place in the white shed at the drop off entrance.

Why is Montgomery Alabama famous?

Montgomery is nationally known for its many historic/cultural landmarks and events such as the Alabama State Capitol, Dexter Avenue King Memorial Church, First White House of the Confederacy, Montgomery Bus Boycott, Hank Williams Memorial, Alabama War Memorial and Alabama Shakespeare Theater.

Can you make money from recycling glass bottles?

Currently, only 10 states (and Guam) have laws set up for consumers to make money from recycling glass bottles. Those states are California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Iowa, Massachusetts, Maine, Michigan, New York, Oregon and Vermont.

Can #5 plastics be recycled?

#5 (PP—Polypropylene) is the plastic used in yogurt and cottage cheese containers and the like. If you can’t find any local takers on earth911, you can mail your #5 to a recycler called Preserve, which has an aptly named program called Gimme 5.

Does Alabama have recycling?

While Alabama as a state is markedly better at recycling than it was a decade ago, the state’s five largest cities are each addressing recycling in very different ways. Three of those five cities are planning changes to their recycling programs in 2019.

What food is Montgomery Alabama known for?

People line up to place orders for Southern favorites like biscuits, Conecuh sausage, and beignets. Menu items include locally sourced honey, organic maple syrup, fried chicken, breakfast gravy, fried green tomatoes, meatloaf sandwiches, pimento grilled cheese, chicken salad, and burgers.