Residential Curbside Recycling Pickup

Curbside pickup of recyclables is available to Keene residents by private contractor. If you would like curbside pickup consult the yellow pages under "Rubbish and Garbage Removal".

There is a fee for curbside pickup --- rates may vary.

Your contractor providing curbside collection is required by ordinance to collect the following recyclable items:

  • Glass food and beverage containers (no ceramics, window glass, drinking glasses or light bulbs)
  • Steel cans
  • Aluminum cans
  • Aluminum foil
  • PETE #1 (Polyethelene Terephalate) & HDPE #2 (High Density Polyethylene) plastics
  • Newspapers (inserts OK)
  • Mixed paper (including magazines, catalogs, junk mail, envelopes, stationary, computer paper, office paper and boxboard)
  • Paper bags
  • Corrugated cardboard

How to Recycle


City of Keene
Solid Waste Ordinances

 

Provided below are the links to the Municode site where the Keene Municipal Solid Waste ordinances are located. Please click on the appropriate links to get to the point in the site you would like to visit.

ARTICLE I. - IN GENERAL

ARTICLE II. - PERMITS

ARTICLE III. - CONTAINERS

ARTICLE IV. - PROHIBITED WASTE

ARTICLE V. - RECYCLING