Plastic bags are not recyclable curbside anymore! This includes grocery store bags, trash bags, and other forms of thin plastic. They get caught up in the processing mechanism at the recycling center. PLEASE DO NOT PUT PLASTIC BAGS IN THE CURBSIDE RECYCLING! This includes recycling in plastic bags. All recyclable materials should be placed loose in the bins. Plastic bags can be returned to most grocery stores for proper recycling or can be repurposed around the house.
For questions, please contact the Bureau of Solid Waste at 410-386-2510 or www. recyclecarroll.org