City of Dalton Curbside Recycling Collects Over 700 Tons


1,448,640 Pounds Recycled Since January

(Dalton, GA, August 8, 2012) – Dalton residents have helped recycle 1,448,640 pounds of materials so far this year by participating in the city’s Curbside Recycling Program. They are well on their way of reaching the goal of 2,400,000 pounds for the year. Residents that have garbage pickup thru the City of Dalton Public Works Department typically qualify for Curbside services. To find out if you qualify and to request a blue recycling bin call Public Works at 706-278-7077.

Items accepted for recycling include paper, cardboard, telephone books, glass bottles and jars, tin or bi-metal cans, and plastic bottles and jugs. For more details and to watch the how to videos visit the Recycling Instructions page on the city’s website:

PHOTO: Paper, plastic, metal, and glass fill a City of Dalton Curbside Recycling Bin. To find out if you qualify for the program call the Public Works Department at 706-278-7077.