18 hours ago
During our recycling program we meet people who want to recycle, but are sometimes doing it wrong. As much as we'd like to maximize what we can recycle the following list is a list for curbside recycling program in Philadelphia (per the Sanitation Dept.- though the "tips" are FOPP's): What to Keep OUT of the Bin These materials have little or no value as raw materials, damage recycling equipment, and can even injure workers. Please leave them out! * Plastic Bags (Tip - many supermarkets and some retail stores accept plastic bags for recycling) * Styrofoam™ Food/Beverage Containers and Shipping/Packing Material (Tip - the Street Department's Satiation Convenience Centers will take Styrofoam,but is must be clean and in a clear plastic bag) * Food Waste * Wet or Food-Soiled Paper * Waxed Paper Plates, Cups, and Takeout Containers * Greasy Pizza Boxes *Tissues, Paper Towels, and Napkins * Light Bulbs * Porcelain and Non-Container Glass * Cassette Tapes (VHS and audio) * Garden Hoses * Needles and Syringes * Electronics (Tip - the Sanitation Convenience Center will take TVs, computer monitors and other computer related equipment at no charge. Best Buy stores will take some small electronics - check their website for details)
Jan 31 2015
Updated Jan 29
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From: "ELEANOR SKIRKIE" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Jan 3, 2018 11:58 PM
Subject: Snow Removal Assistance Needed
To: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Hi, I am homebound and cannot do my own shoveling.
My next door neighbor used to do it for me but he passed away on Dec 23rd.
I live on the 4600 BLK of Wilbrock Street, Phila, PA 19136
I can afford to pay ten to twenty dollars each time.
My phone number is 267-992-6957.
Thank you in advance for any assistance possible.
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