Why not recycle everything?

Not everything can be recycled. Items such as oily rags, paper mixed with food residue, disposable diapers, aerosol cans and many plastics are not likely to find a buyer. These items will contaminate recyclable goods.

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1. What is recycling?
2. Why should I recycle?
3. Why not recycle everything?
4. How do I know what items can be recycled?
5. How do I dispose of leaves and grass clippings from my property?
6. How can I obtain a recycling container?
7. How do I dispose of large household items such as appliances or old furniture?
8. When are trash collection pickups?
9. How can I get help cleaning up my block/street?