Specialty Solid Waste & Recycling, the City of Sunnyvale franchised garbage hauler, provides corrugated cardboard collection service to businesses that generate at least 200 pounds (2 cubic yards) of corrugated cardboard per week. Cardboard must be clean, free of contaminants and flattened before being placed in the recycling bin. To initiate cardboard recycling service, contact Specialty Solid Waste & Recycling.
Businesses may rent bins for corrugated cardboard recycling services at a nominal monthly fee:
- 3 cubic yard bin rental = $20.73
- 6 cubic yard bin rental = $23.34
All collected recyclable materials must be separated by the generator prior to hauling to ensure materials are recycled, not disposed.
Our A-Z Recycling directory provides more information as to how businesses may recycle or dispose a variety of other materials.
Outreach Materials Available
Having outreach materials close at hand serve as reminders to employees to recycle office paper, cardboard, and beverage containers. Sunnyvale's Recycling Program provides:
- Cardboard recycling poster (11"x17"). Download, print and post this poster demonstrating how employees can best use the City's cardboard recycling program.
- Flatten cardboard poster (27"x41"). Request this poster that asks employees to break down boxes for recycling (English and Spanish text is on one poster).
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