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Pizza Box Composting at the McIntire Recycling Center

Posted by on Jan 29, 2020 in Compost, Education Center, Featured, Newsroom, Recycling, Stewardship

Pizza Box Composting at the McIntire Recycling Center

What should you do with that old pizza box? It looks like good cardboard for recycling and it’s only a little (or a lot) greasy from the pizza or wings… The McIntire Recycling Center is now able to accept used pizza boxes for composting.  All you have to do is remove any containers of seasoning or sauces, and any plastic windows or pizza savers (that little plastic triangular legged device that keeps your pizza from getting smashed on the boxes lid; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pizza_saver). Then fold the box up and place it into the compostable food waste container next to the cardboard...

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McIntire Recycling Center

Posted by on Sep 4, 2015 in

McIntire will be closing at 12pm on October 29, 2020 Click the image above for a complete list of items accepted at McIntire Recycling CenterRecycling Aluminum Beverage Cans at McIntire 611 McIntire Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902 Phone: (434) 977-2976 Regular Hours of Operation PLEASE DO NOT DROP OFF MATERIAL WHEN WE ARE CLOSED Current Hours Mon 8:30am-6:30pm Tuesday – CLOSED Wed-Sun 8:30am-6:30pm Hours Starting November 1st Mon 8:30-5:30pm Tues CLOSED Wed-Sun 8:30am-5:30pm 2020 Holiday Closings:  New Years’ Day – Jan 1     Memorial Day – May 25    Independence Day –...

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Recyclables Accepted

Posted by on Nov 10, 2015 in

Please do not drop off material when the facility is closed. Only dispose of items in the correct, designated bin or container. Do not leave unaccepted items on the ground, outside of bins, or at any other location at the facility. Styrofoam is NOT accepted at any recycling location.    What can I bring to the McIntire Recycling Center and Ivy Material Utilization Center. The McIntire Road Recycling Center accepts various items for recycling. Bins are set up for specific items. If you have questions about where to deposit something, there are recycling attendants available who will be...

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