Recycling At Events

Managing Waste At Events

Vermont law requires that producers/hosts of large and small events must make sure that event staff, volunteers, attendees, and vendors understand and adhere to recycling and waste management requirements.

                                                                                 Recycling:

Typical materials generated at events are listed below. For more information about recycling how-to see: http://www.hartford-vt.org/DocumentCenter/Home/View/367

                                                Accepted Recyclable Materials

Paper Glass Containers
White & Colored
Newspapers
Magazines
Softcover books
Mail
Paper bags
Wrapping Paper
All glass bottles & jars
Cardboard Plastic #1-7 (PETE & HDPE):  Hard containers only- No Styrofoam No Film/Wrap/Bags
Corrugated cardboard (no food, but oil ok)
Paperboard (cereal & cracker boxes, paper towel cores)
Frozen food boxes (only if it rips)
Milk Jugs
Soda, juice & water bottles
Plastic clamshell containers

                                        Materials NOT ACCEPTED for Recycling

mirror glass, light bulbs, glass dishes, ceramics, foam packaging, styrofoam, juice/drink/wine/milk/cream/half&half cartons, hot beverage cups, plastic bags, hazardous materials (fuels, cleaners, etc.)

Waste/Recycling haulers that serve the Hartford area: http://www.hartford-vt.org/DocumentCenter/Home/View/577