Super Bowl Recycling Tips
Are you hosting a Super Bowl party this Sunday?
Score a touchdown for the environment by making your party green: Below are some tips to help you reduce waste going to the landfill.
Recycle these items: Plastic and metal beverage containers, plastic cups, plastic deli /carry out trays (Be sure the plastic contains number 1-5. Number 6 cannot be recycled in Dubuque.)
Compost these items: Food scraps, used paper napkins, paper cups, paper plates, and pizza boxes
Avoid purchasing the following items so they do not end up in the landfill: Styrofoam plates and cups, plastic table cloths and plastic cutlery
Deposit Return: Be sure to redeem beverage bottles and cans to get your deposit back
Not sure what's recyclable or compostable? Check out the Waste Wizard in the Free Rethink Waste DBQ app avaiable in the App Store and Google Play